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by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 23, 2018 6:40 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: SPARTAN
Replies: 0
Views: 272

SPARTAN

Spartan at Irvine on 25 August 1986.
Spartan, Irvine, 25 August 1986_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 23, 2018 5:53 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: LOCH LINNHE
Replies: 0
Views: 195

LOCH LINNHE

An apparently deserted Loch Linne leaving Largs on 21 August 1986.
Loch Linnhe, Largs, 21 August 1986_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 23, 2018 5:46 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: LOCH STRIVEN
Replies: 0
Views: 207

LOCH STRIVEN

Loch Striven leaving Largs on 21 August 1986.
Loch Striven, Largs, 21 August 1986_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 23, 2018 5:35 pm
Forum: Royal Navy Shipping
Topic: MCMVs at Troon
Replies: 0
Views: 204

MCMVs at Troon

Hurworth, Bildeston, Brereton and Kellington at Troon on 24 August 1986.
Hurworth, Bildeston, Brereton, Kellington, Troon 24 August 1986 (1)_1.jpg
Hurworth, Bildeston, Brereton, Kellington, Troon 24 August 1986 (2)_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Dec 22, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: ARKLOW DAWN
Replies: 0
Views: 158

ARKLOW DAWN

Arklow Dawn at Ayr on 21 August 1986.
Arklow Dawn, Ayr, 21 August 1986_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Dec 22, 2018 8:35 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: ELM
Replies: 0
Views: 107

ELM

The (West) German Elm, from Neuenfelde as Nordkap in 1962, at Ayr on 21 August 1986.
Elm, Ayr, 21 August 1986_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Dec 22, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: ACCORD
Replies: 0
Views: 160

ACCORD

Accord, from Inglis at Pointhouse in 1958, at Greenock and at Rosyth.
Accord, 6 August 1970_2_1.jpg
At Greenock on 6 August 1970
Accord, Rosyth, 22 June 1986_1.jpg
At Rosyth on 22 June 1986
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Dec 22, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: NORTHRIDGE
Replies: 0
Views: 130

NORTHRIDGE

Northridge, from Leer as Cairngorm in 1973, at Ayr on 26 October 1985.
Northridge, Ayr, 26 October 1985_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Dec 22, 2018 4:30 pm
Forum: WARSHIPS / WARTIME
Topic: FELSTED
Replies: 0
Views: 163

FELSTED

RMAS Felsted, from Richard Dunston at Thorne in 1970, at Greenock on 25 October 1985.
Felsted, Greenock, 25 October 1985_1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Dec 22, 2018 4:15 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: CALEDONIA (1966)
Replies: 1
Views: 692

Re: CALEDONIA (1966)

Caledonia in James Watt Dock on 25 October 1985.
Caledonia, Greenock, 25 October 1985_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Dec 22, 2018 3:41 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: ATLANTIC COAST
Replies: 0
Views: 144

ATLANTIC COAST

The Dutch Atlantic Coast at Ayr on 28 August 1985.
Atlantic Coast, 28 August 1985 _1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Dec 22, 2018 3:22 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: VIGILANT 1982 - Ferguson
Replies: 3
Views: 1549

Re: VIGILANT 1982 - Ferguson

Vigilant at Greenock on 25 August 1985.
Vigilant, 25 August 1985 _1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 09, 2018 8:25 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Defender 1950 HMS - Destroyer
Replies: 1
Views: 307

Re: Defender 1950 HMS - Destroyer

Defender at Newcastle on 25 September 1967.
Defender, 25 September 1967_1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 09, 2018 7:33 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Barrosa 1945 HMS - Destroyer
Replies: 5
Views: 537

Re: Barrosa 1945 HMS - Destroyer

Barrosa at Blyth on 9 December 1978, before demolition started.
Barrosa, Blyth, 9 December 1978 (2)_1.jpg
Barrosa, Blyth, 9 December 1978 (4)_1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Sep 23, 2018 8:46 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: FLYING BREEZE
Replies: 0
Views: 752

FLYING BREEZE

From Scott & Sons at Bowling in 1938, Flying Breeze at Southampton in August 1966.
Flying Breeze, August 1966_1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Fri Sep 14, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: Reederij Goedkoop
Topic: PIETER GOEDKOOP
Replies: 3
Views: 2224

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: 1033

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: 16
Views: 3698

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: 34904

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: 1468

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: 1995

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: 1964

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: 1327

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: 3738

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: 34904

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: 1371

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: 1235

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: 1625

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: 1773

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: 1342

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: 279
Views: 115384

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: 279
Views: 115384

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: 279
Views: 115384

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: 279
Views: 115384

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: 3
Views: 1549

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: 4845

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: 4364

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: 34904

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: 2314

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: 2314

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: 1572

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: 2201

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: 2201

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: 2571

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: 1582

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: 2064

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: 3738

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: 1103

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: 34904

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: 2687

Re: MV JUPITER

Outward from Gourock on a blustery 31 December 1980.
Jupiter, 31 December 1980A_1.jpg

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