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by Dennis Maccoy
Fri Sep 14, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: Reederij Goedkoop
Topic: PIETER GOEDKOOP
Replies: 3
Views: 1389

Re: PIETER GOEDKOOP

As Condor at Rotterdam on 3 August 1990.
Condor, Rotterdam, 3 August 1990_2_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Fri Sep 14, 2018 9:38 am
Forum: Piet Smit
Topic: KRAMMER (3)
Replies: 2
Views: 359

Re: KRAMMER (3)

As Assistent at Dordrecht on 23 May 2014.
Assistent, 23 May 2014 (2)_1_1.JPG
by Dennis Maccoy
Wed Jan 31, 2018 8:04 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: TRANSVAAL CASTLE 1961: John Brown, Clydebank
Replies: 13
Views: 1850

Re: TRANSVAAL CASTLE 1961: John Brown, Clydebank

S A Vaal at Southampton in August 1966.
S A Vaal, Southampton, August 1966_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 24, 2017 9:07 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: The Lower Reaches at Work
Replies: 75
Views: 30660

Re: The Lower Reaches at Work

Seaforth Clansman, from Cochrane at Selby in 1977, off the northern tip of Arran on 30 July 1984.
Seaforth Clansman, 30 July 1984 (2)_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 24, 2017 8:57 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: RHUM
Replies: 0
Views: 758

RHUM

Rhum, from James Lamont at Port Glasgow in 1973, at Lochranza on 30 July 1984.
Rhum, 30 July 1984_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 24, 2017 7:44 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: isle of arran
Replies: 3
Views: 1572

Re: isle of arran

Isle of Arran leaving Brodick on 20 July 1984, soon after entering service.
Isle of Arran, 30 July 1984 (1) _1.jpg
Isle of Arran, 30 July 1984 (2) _1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 24, 2017 7:18 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: BALLYRUSH
Replies: 0
Views: 1011

BALLYRUSH

Kelly's Ballyrush, from Hall Russell at Aberdeen in 1962, entering Ayr on 28 July 1984.
Ballyrush, 28 July 1984 _1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 24, 2017 7:05 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: CASTLE
Replies: 0
Views: 596

CASTLE

The 1963 built tug Castle at Ayr on 28 July 1984.
Castle, 28 July 1984 _1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 24, 2017 6:55 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: M.V. Saturn on launch day
Replies: 9
Views: 2594

Re: M.V. Saturn on launch day

At a very busy Rothesay Pier on 26 July 1984.
Saturn, 26 July 1984 _1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 24, 2017 6:34 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: The Lower Reaches at Work
Replies: 75
Views: 30660

Re: The Lower Reaches at Work

Glenlight's Glenetive and Polarlight in Victoria Harbour on 22 April 1984.
Glenetive & Polarlight, 22 April 1984 _2_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 24, 2017 6:05 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: DAWNLIGHT
Replies: 0
Views: 660

DAWNLIGHT

Dawnlight, from Scott's at Greenock in 1965, in Victoria Harbour on 22 April 1984.
Dawnlight 1, 22 April 1984 _2_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 24, 2017 5:20 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: GLENFYNE
Replies: 0
Views: 613

GLENFYNE

Completed by Scott's at Bowling in 1965, Glenfyne at Kyle of Lochalsh on 1 August 1983.
Glenfyne, 1 August 1983 _1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 24, 2017 4:34 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: WILTON 1983 - Brown Greenock
Replies: 1
Views: 895

Re: WILTON 1983 - Brown Greenock

Being completed in James Watt Dock, Greenock, after George Brown's demise. 27 July 1983.
Wilton, 27 July 1983_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 24, 2017 4:16 pm
Forum: TUGS AND TOWING
Topic: BRANDON BAY
Replies: 1
Views: 1288

Re: BRANDON BAY

At Greenock on 27 July 1983.
Brandon Bay, 27 July 1983_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 24, 2017 4:11 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: CERES
Replies: 0
Views: 615

CERES

The tug Ceres, from Isaac Pimblott at Northwich in 1961, entering Ayr on 24 July 1983.
Ceres, 24 July 1983_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 24, 2017 3:42 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Glasgow ...The Port at Work
Replies: 276
Views: 102397

Re: Glasgow ...The Port at Work

And sistership Thetis, also from the Wear in 1974.
Thetis, 27 December 1982 _1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 24, 2017 3:41 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Glasgow ...The Port at Work
Replies: 276
Views: 102397

Re: Glasgow ...The Port at Work

Then the bulk carrier Melete, from the Wear in 1975.
Melete, 27 December 1982 _1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 24, 2017 3:40 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Glasgow ...The Port at Work
Replies: 276
Views: 102397

Re: Glasgow ...The Port at Work

Then the Canadian built Ro Ro Grand Encounter, built as Laurentian Forest in 1972.
Grand Encounter, 27 December 1982 _1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 24, 2017 3:38 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Glasgow ...The Port at Work
Replies: 276
Views: 102397

Re: Glasgow ...The Port at Work

Not quite "The Port at Work" but there were four ships totalling almost 234,000 dwt between the site of the former General Terminus Quay and Plantation Quay on 27 December 1982.

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by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 24, 2017 2:39 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: VIGILANT 1982 - Ferguson
Replies: 2
Views: 833

Re: VIGILANT 1982 - Ferguson

Vigilant in James Watt Dock on a cold & damp 27 December 1982.
Vigilant, 27 December 1982 - (2)_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 24, 2017 2:29 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV CLANSMAN
Replies: 13
Views: 4112

Re: MV CLANSMAN

And approaching Brodick on 4 August 1982.
Clansman, 4 August 1982_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 24, 2017 2:15 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: GLEN SANNOX 1957 Ailsa Troon
Replies: 9
Views: 2939

Re: GLEN SANNOX 1957 Ailsa Troon

At Rothesay on 1 August 1982.
Glen Sannox, 1 August 1982_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 24, 2017 2:04 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: The Lower Reaches at Work
Replies: 75
Views: 30660

Re: The Lower Reaches at Work

A slightly brighter view of Jura, in the same location as above, on 30 July 1982.
Jura, 30 July 1982 _1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Thu Nov 30, 2017 12:15 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: IVERNIA 1955: John Brown Clydebank
Replies: 5
Views: 1473

Re: IVERNIA 1955: John Brown Clydebank

Under conversion to Fyodor Shalyapin at Smith's Docks North Shields on 13 October 1973 with Leonid Sobinov (Saxonia) inboard.
Fydor Shalyapin, 13 October 1973 (1) A_2_1.jpg
Fydor Shalyapin, 13 October 1978 (3) A_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Thu Nov 30, 2017 12:11 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: IVERNIA 1955: John Brown Clydebank
Replies: 5
Views: 1473

Re: IVERNIA 1955: John Brown Clydebank

As Franconia at Southampton in August 1966.
Franconia, Southampton, August 1966 A_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Thu Nov 30, 2017 11:55 am
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: SAXONIA 1954: John Brown Clydebank
Replies: 2
Views: 925

Re: SAXONIA 1954: John Brown Clydebank

Saxonia as Leonid Sobinov at Smith's Docks, North Shields.
Leonid Sobinov, 27 October 1973 A_2_1.jpg
During conversion, 27 October 1973 with Fydor Shalyapin (Ivernia) inboard.
Leonid Sobinov, 14 October 1978 A_2_1.jpg
Back for refit, 14 October 1978.
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Nov 19, 2017 9:07 pm
Forum: Netherlands
Topic: Identification Request
Replies: 5
Views: 1290

Re: Identification Request

Certainly an unusual conversion - perhaps the additional bow structure was built and fitted as two separate pieces - one of life's mysteries!
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Nov 19, 2017 6:39 pm
Forum: Netherlands
Topic: Identification Request
Replies: 5
Views: 1290

Re: Identification Request

Thanks Henk - good detective work. I presume that the modified bow is for icebreaking in harbour or on the Kiel canal.
Regards,
Dennis.
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Nov 12, 2017 9:29 pm
Forum: Petersen & Alpers
Topic: HANS (2)
Replies: 5
Views: 1759

Re: HANS (2)

At Hamburg on 7 May 1989.
Hans, Hamburg, 7 May 1989_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Thu Oct 26, 2017 7:43 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: GLENFYNE, SEALIGHT & POLARLIGHT
Replies: 0
Views: 902

GLENFYNE, SEALIGHT & POLARLIGHT

Glenlight's Glenfyne, Sealight and Polarlight at Ayr on 4 August 1981.
Glenfyne, Sealight & Polarlight, 4 August 1981 - Copy_1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Thu Oct 26, 2017 6:40 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: VIRGILIA
Replies: 2
Views: 1120

Re: VIRGILIA

At Ayr again on 4 August 1981.
Virgilia, 4 August 1981_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Thu Oct 26, 2017 6:37 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: M.V. Saturn on launch day
Replies: 9
Views: 2594

Re: M.V. Saturn on launch day

In Rothesay Bay on 29 July 1981.
Saturn, 29 July 1981_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Thu Oct 26, 2017 6:23 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SOUND OF SANDA (1938)
Replies: 1
Views: 773

SOUND OF SANDA (1938)

Sound of Sanda (completed as Lymington by Denny in 1938) leaving Hunter's Quay on 29 July 1981.
Sound of Sanda, 29 July 1981_1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Oct 02, 2017 7:38 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: The Lower Reaches at Work
Replies: 75
Views: 30660

Re: The Lower Reaches at Work

Columba approaching Gourock on a blustery 31 December 1980.
Columba, 31 December 1980A_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Oct 02, 2017 7:31 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV JUPITER
Replies: 5
Views: 2302

Re: MV JUPITER

Outward from Gourock on a blustery 31 December 1980.
Jupiter, 31 December 1980A_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Oct 02, 2017 7:27 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SOUND OF SHUNA (1962)
Replies: 1
Views: 1130

Re: SOUND OF SHUNA (1962)

And again on 31 December 1980.
Sound of Shuna, 31 December 1980_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Oct 02, 2017 7:22 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: HOLLAND 1
Replies: 0
Views: 1084

HOLLAND 1

The dredger Holland 1 at Troon on 28 December 1980.
Holland 1, Troon, 28 December 1980_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Oct 02, 2017 4:27 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: The Lower Reaches at Work
Replies: 75
Views: 30660

Re: The Lower Reaches at Work

Fisheries Cruiser Vigilant, from Denny in 1936, in James Watt Dock on 19 October 1980.
Vigilant, 19 October 1980A Copy_2_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Oct 02, 2017 4:07 pm
Forum: Svitzer Fleet
Topic: THUNDERER
Replies: 3
Views: 1232

Re: THUNDERER

Thunderer at Greenock on 19 October 1980.
Thunderer, 19 October 1980 _1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Oct 02, 2017 3:52 pm
Forum: Clyde Shipowners
Topic: Clyde Shipping Co. Ltd.
Replies: 12
Views: 3054

Re: Clyde Shipping Co. Ltd.

Flying Scout et al at Greenock on 19 October 1980.
Flying Scout, 19 October 1980A_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Oct 02, 2017 3:39 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: The Lower Reaches at Work
Replies: 75
Views: 30660

Re: The Lower Reaches at Work

Hapag Lloyd's converted container ship Erlangen Express, from Howaldtswerke-DW at Ross in 1970, heading upriver on 19 October 1980.
Erlangen Express, 11 October 1980_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Oct 02, 2017 3:13 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: DROXFORD
Replies: 0
Views: 927

DROXFORD

A couple of rather gloomy pictures of Risdon Beazley's salvage vessel Droxford, from John Lewis at Aberdeen in 1958, at Troon for demolition in 1980.
Droxford, Troon, 18 October 1980_2_1.jpg
18 October 1980
Droxford, Troon, 12 December 1980_1.jpg
12 December 1980
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Sep 30, 2017 2:08 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: ARUNTO
Replies: 0
Views: 959

ARUNTO

The Norwegian Arunto, completed as Brunto by Neptun VEB at Rostock in 1966, at Ayr on 6 August 1980.
Arunto, Ayr, 6 August 1980_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Sep 30, 2017 1:57 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: BALLYKELLY at Ayr
Replies: 3
Views: 1077

Re: BALLYKELLY at Ayr

Ballykelly leaving Ayr, loaded with coal, on 6 August 1980.
Ballykelly, Ayr, 6 August 1980 (2)_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Sep 30, 2017 1:31 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: The Lower Reaches at Work
Replies: 75
Views: 30660

Re: The Lower Reaches at Work

Fisheries Patrol Vessel Jura, from Hall Russell at Aberdeen in 1973 and the progenitor of the RN's Island Class OPVs, in James Watt Dock on 5 August 1980.
Jura, 5 August 1980A_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Fri Sep 29, 2017 9:54 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: VIRGILIA
Replies: 2
Views: 1120

VIRGILIA

Gracechurch Line's Virgilia, from Waterhuizen in 1970, at Ayr on 29 July 1980.
Virgilia, Ayr, 29 July 1980_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Fri Sep 29, 2017 9:38 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: P.S. WAVERLEY
Replies: 13
Views: 4395

Re: P.S. WAVERLEY

At Tarbert on 29 July 1980.
Waverley, Tarbert, 29 July 1980 A_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Fri Sep 29, 2017 8:33 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: WRESTLER (1964)
Replies: 0
Views: 826

WRESTLER (1964)

Wrestler, completed as Reagarth in 1964, heading down the estuary on 29 July 1980.
Wrestler, 29 July 1980_2_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Thu Sep 28, 2017 4:43 pm
Forum: Humber
Topic: PS LINCOLN CASTLE
Replies: 5
Views: 3053

Re: PS LINCOLN CASTLE

At New Holland on 7 August 1971.
Lincoln Castle, New Holland, 7 August 1971_1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Tue Sep 26, 2017 6:37 pm
Forum: UK & Ireland
Topic: PRINCESS ELIZABETH
Replies: 1
Views: 1122

Re: PRINCESS ELIZABETH

Same location and similar stae of the tide on 27 July 1975.
Princess Elizabeth, London, 27 July 1975A_1_1.jpg

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