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by Dennis Maccoy
Tue Feb 19, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: Foreign Naval Shipping
Topic: NARVAL & RHONE
Replies: 0
Views: 29

NARVAL & RHONE

The French submarine Narval, from Cherbourg in 1957, and support ship Rhone, from Lorient in 1964, in the Yorkhill Basin on 10 April 1971.
Narval & Rhone, Glasgow, 10 April 1971 (1)_1.jpg
Narval & Rhone, Glasgow, 10 April 1971 (2)_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Tue Feb 19, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: Foreign Naval Shipping
Topic: MARIAS
Replies: 0
Views: 32

MARIAS

The US naval oiler Marias, completed by Bethlehem Steel, Sparrows Point in 1944, off Gourock on 6 August 1970.
Marias, Clyde, 6 August 1970_1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Tue Feb 19, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: Foreign Naval Shipping
Topic: WASP
Replies: 0
Views: 29

WASP

The US Essex class ASW carrier Wasp, completed by Betlehem Steel, Quincy in 1943, off Gourock on 6 August 1970.
Wasp, Clyde, 6 August 1970 (1)_1.jpg
Wasp, Clyde, 6 August 1970 (2)_1.jpg
Wasp, Clyde, 6 August 1970 (3)_1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Tue Feb 19, 2019 5:48 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: ZULU HMS 1964: Stephen Linthouse
Replies: 1
Views: 180

Re: ZULU HMS 1964: Stephen Linthouse

Zulu at Rosyth on 11 July 1970.
Zulu, Rosyth, 11 July 1970_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Tue Feb 19, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Reclaim 1948 HMS - Deep Diving Vesel
Replies: 1
Views: 207

Re: Reclaim 1948 HMS - Deep Diving Vesel

Reclaim in the James Watt Dock on 29 June 1970.
Reclaim, Greenock, 29 June 1970 _1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Tue Feb 19, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: Foreign Naval Shipping
Topic: LE CORSE & LE NORMAND
Replies: 0
Views: 29

LE CORSE & LE NORMAND

The French frigates Le Corse (F761 - 1955) and Le Normand (F765 - 1956) in the Yorkhill Basin on 23 May 1970. Le Corse & Le Normand, Yorkhill Basin, 23 May 1970 (1)_1.jpg Le Corse & Le Normand, Yorkhill Basin, 23 May 1970 (3)_1.jpg Le Corse & Le Normand, Yorkhill Basin, 23 May 1970 (4)_1...
by Dennis Maccoy
Tue Feb 19, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Canterbury 1971 HMNZS & Apollo 1972 HMS - Frigates
Replies: 0
Views: 39

Canterbury 1971 HMNZS & Apollo 1972 HMS - Frigates

The New Zealand Navy's Leander Class frigate, Canterbury, and the Royal Navy's penultimate Leander Class frigate, Apollo, on the berth at Scotstoun on 26 April 1970.
Canterbury & Apollo, Scotstoun, 26 April 1970_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 18, 2019 9:11 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: A collection of Leanders
Replies: 0
Views: 40

A collection of Leanders

Achilles, Canterbury, Apollo, and Diomede at Scotstoun on 26 April 1970.
Achilles, Canterbury, Apollo, & Diomede, Scotstoun, 26 April 1970_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 18, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: The Lower Reaches at Work
Replies: 83
Views: 36407

Re: The Lower Reaches at Work

The coastal water tanker Freshpool, completed by Lytham Shipbuilding in 1943, in the James Watt Dock on 2 April 1970.
Freshpool, Greenock, 2 April 1970_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 18, 2019 8:49 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: OVENS & ROWANOL
Replies: 0
Views: 24

OVENS & ROWANOL

The Australian O Class submarine Ovens, completed by Scotts in 1969, and the RN coastal Oiler Rowanol, completed by Lobnitz in 1946, at Greenock on 15 June 1969.
Ovens & Rowanol, Greenock, 15 June 1969_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 18, 2019 8:30 pm
Forum: Foreign Naval Shipping
Topic: WILLIAM V PRATT
Replies: 0
Views: 31

WILLIAM V PRATT

The US Coontz class destroyer William V Pratt, completed by the Philadelphia Naval Shipyard in 1961, in the Yorkhill Basin on 8 June 1969.
William V Pratt, Yorkhill Basin, 8 June 1969 (1)_1.jpg
William V Pratt, Yorkhill Basin, 8 June 1969 (2)_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 18, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Diomede 1971 HMS - Frigate
Replies: 0
Views: 31

Diomede 1971 HMS - Frigate

The 24th UK Leander class frigate was Diomede, completed by Yarrow in 1971. In 1988 she became the Pakistan Navy's Shamsher.
Diomede, Queens Dock, 20 April 1969_1.jpg
In Queens Dock on 20 April 1969, 5 days after launch awaiting docking to remove the launch poppets.
Diomede, Scotstoun, 26 April 1970_1.jpg
Outfitting at Scotstoun on 26 April 1970
Diomede, 22 May 1976_1.jpg
At Newcastle on 22 May 1976
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 18, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Jaguar 1957 HMS - Frigate
Replies: 3
Views: 659

Re: Jaguar 1957 HMS - Frigate

At Rosyth on 2 June 1968.
Jaguar, 2 June 1968_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 18, 2019 6:50 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Artful 1947 HMS - Submarine
Replies: 1
Views: 753

Re: Artful 1947 HMS - Submarine

Artful at Newcastle on 14 October 1967.
Artful, 14 October 1967 (1)_1.jpg
Artful, 14 October 1967 (2)_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 18, 2019 6:30 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Cachalot 1957 HMS - Submarine
Replies: 1
Views: 338

Re: Cachalot 1957 HMS - Submarine

Cachalot heading upriver on 24 June 1973, with Inverkip power station under constrction in the background.
Cachalot, 24 June 1973 (1)_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 18, 2019 5:26 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: AURICULA
Replies: 0
Views: 65

AURICULA

Sonar trials vessel Auricula, completed by Fergusons in 1980, sailing from the Tyne on 3 October 1981.
Auricula, 3 October 1981 (1)_1_1.jpg
Auricula, 3 October 1981 (2)_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 18, 2019 5:08 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Ashanti 1959 HMS - Frigate
Replies: 5
Views: 502

Re: Ashanti 1959 HMS - Frigate

Ashanti in the Hudson Dock, Sunderland, on 20 January 1980.
Ashanti, 20 January 1980 (1)_1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 18, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: DUNDAS
Replies: 0
Views: 65

DUNDAS

The Type 14 Blackwood Class frigate Dundas, completed by White at Cowes in 1956, at Troon for demolition on 26 July 1983.
Dundas, 26 July 1983 (1) _1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 18, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Brighton 1969 HMS - Frigate
Replies: 1
Views: 690

Re: Brighton 1969 HMS - Frigate

Brighton at the Jubilee Fleet Review on 28 June 1977.
Brighton, 28 June 1977_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 18, 2019 4:01 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Mermaid 1966 HMS - Frigate
Replies: 1
Views: 156

Re: Mermaid 1966 HMS - Frigate

As the (unnamed) Black Star in Rothesay Dock and Queens Dock.
Black Star, Rothesay Dock, 1 December 1968_1.jpg
In Rothesay Dock on 1 December 1968
Black Star, Queens Dock, 19 January 1969_1.jpg
In Queens Dock on 19 January 1969
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 18, 2019 3:34 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: BATTLEAXE 1979 HMS - Frigate
Replies: 1
Views: 187

Re: BATTLEAXE 1979 HMS - Frigate

Battleaxe outfitting on 24 December 1977 with construction of the enclosure over the dry dock progressing in the background.
Battleaxe, 24 December 1977_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Feb 17, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: The Lower Reaches at Work
Replies: 83
Views: 36407

Re: The Lower Reaches at Work

The weather ship Weather Surveyor, completed on the Tyne in 1944 as the Castle Class corvette Rushen Castle by Swan Hunter, heading downriver on 6 October 1970.
Weather Surveyor, Clyde, 6 October 1970_1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Feb 17, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: ADMIRAL BEAUFORT
Replies: 2
Views: 430

Re: ADMIRAL BEAUFORT

Admiral Beaufort in the James Watt Dock on 31 July 1981.
Admiral Beaufort, 31 July 1981_1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Feb 17, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Oakham Castle 1944 HMS - Corvette
Replies: 2
Views: 511

Re: Oakham Castle 1944 HMS - Corvette

As Weather Reporter in 1969.
Weather Reporter, Grenock, 2 February 1969_1.jpg
in the James Watt Dock on 2 February 1969
Weather Reporter, Clyde, 14 June 1969_1.jpg
4 June 1969
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Feb 17, 2019 6:26 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: The Lower Reaches at Work
Replies: 83
Views: 36407

Re: The Lower Reaches at Work

The weather ship Admiral Fitzroy, completed on the Wear by S P Austin as Amberley Castle in 1944, in the James Watt Dock on 5 August 1980.
Admiral Fitzroy, 5 August 1980_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Feb 17, 2019 6:23 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: ADMIRAL FITZROY
Replies: 0
Views: 35

ADMIRAL FITZROY

The weather ship Admiral Fitzroy, completed on the Wear by S P Austin as Amberley Castle in 1944, at Troon for demolition on 30 July 1982.
Admiral Fitzroy, 30 July 1982_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 11, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: Royal Navy Shipping
Topic: HMS DARING (D32)
Replies: 4
Views: 617

Re: HMS DARING (D32)

Daring under wraps at Scotstoun on 13 October 2007.
Daring, Scotstoun, 13 October 2007 - 1_1_1.JPG
Daring, Scotstoun, 13 October 2007 - 2_1.JPG
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 11, 2019 8:07 pm
Forum: Royal Navy Shipping
Topic: DIAMOND's departure
Replies: 3
Views: 722

Re: DIAMOND's departure

Diamond on the berth at Govan.
Diamond, Govan, 3 June 2007 - 2_1.JPG
3 June 2007
Diamond, Govan, 13 October 2007 - 1_1.JPG
13 October 2007
Diamond, Govan, 13 October 2007 - 3_1.JPG
13 October 2007
Diamond, Govan, 13 October 2007 - 5_1_1.JPG
13 October 2007
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:42 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: DAUNTLESS 2010 HMS : destroyer, BAe Systems Govan
Replies: 2
Views: 182

Re: DAUNTLESS 2010 HMS : destroyer, BAe Systems Govan

Dauntless outfitting in dry dock on 13 October 2007.
Dauntless, Scotstoun, 13 October 2007_1_1.JPG
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SD Salmoor
Replies: 2
Views: 526

Re: SD Salmoor

Salmoor operating in Loch Long on 14 October 2006.
Salmoor, Loch Long, 14 October 2006 (1)_1_1.JPG
Salmoor, Loch Long, 14 October 2006 (2)_2_1.JPG
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: Royal Navy Shipping
Topic: HMS DARING (D32)
Replies: 4
Views: 617

Re: HMS DARING (D32)

Daring outfitting in dry dock on 14 October 2006.
Daring, Scotstoun, 14 October 2006_1.JPG
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: DAUNTLESS 2010 HMS : destroyer, BAe Systems Govan
Replies: 2
Views: 182

Re: DAUNTLESS 2010 HMS : destroyer, BAe Systems Govan

Dauntless on the berth on 14 October 2006.
Dauntless 14 October 2006 (1)_1.JPG
Dauntless 14 October 2006 (2)_1.JPG
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: Foreign Naval Shipping
Topic: JERAMBAK
Replies: 1
Views: 91

Re: JERAMBAK

At Scotstoun on 14 October 2006.
Jerambak, Scotstoun, 14 October 2006_1.JPG
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:12 pm
Forum: Foreign Naval Shipping
Topic: JERAMBAK
Replies: 1
Views: 91

JERAMBAK

Jerambak at Scotstoun on 18 September 2006. Originally built for Brunei but now part of the Indonesian Navy as Bung Tomo.
Jerambak, Scotstoun 18 September 2006_1_1.JPG
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:09 pm
Forum: Foreign Naval Shipping
Topic: BENDAHARA SAKAM & NAKHODA RAGAM
Replies: 0
Views: 67

BENDAHARA SAKAM & NAKHODA RAGAM

Bendahara Sakam (outboard) and Nakhoda Ragam at Scotstoun on 18 September 2006. Originally built for Brunei but now part of the Indonesian Navy as Usman-Harun and John Lie respectively.
Bendahara Sakam, Nakhoda Ragam, Scotstoun 18 September 2006_1_1.JPG
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 11, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Busy Scotstoun
Replies: 0
Views: 111

Busy Scotstoun

Bendahara Sakam, Nakhoda Ragam, Daring and Jerambak at Scotstoun on 18 September 2006.
Bendahara Sakam, Nakhoda Ragam, Daring, Jerambak, Scotstoun 18 September 2006_1.JPG
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 11, 2019 1:29 pm
Forum: Royal Navy Shipping
Topic: COLONEL TEMPLER
Replies: 0
Views: 104

COLONEL TEMPLER

Trials vessel Colonel Templer heading downriver off Greenock Esplanade on 18 September 2006.
Colonel Templer, Greenock 18 September 2006_1_1.JPG
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 11, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Minna
Replies: 1
Views: 932

Re: Minna

Minna off Inveraray on 16 September 2006.
Minna off Inveraray 16 September 2006 (2)_1_1.JPG
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Feb 11, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: Royal Navy Shipping
Topic: RFA Fort George
Replies: 9
Views: 1550

Re: RFA Fort George

Fort George in the Gareloch on 15 September 2006.
Fort George, Gareloch 15 September 2006_1.JPG
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Feb 10, 2019 10:57 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Seabus
Replies: 7
Views: 1062

Re: Seabus

Seabus off Kilcreggan on 13 October 2007.
Seabus, off Kilkreggan, 13 October 2007 - 2_1_1.JPG
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Feb 10, 2019 10:50 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: CAPTAYANNIS
Replies: 0
Views: 97

CAPTAYANNIS

Captayannis on 13 October 2007.
Captayannis, Tail of the Bank, 13 October 2007_2_1.JPG
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Feb 10, 2019 10:47 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Hoverbarge at Fergusons
Replies: 0
Views: 90

Hoverbarge at Fergusons

A Hoverbarge on the berth at Fergusons on 13 October 2007.
Hoverbarge at Fergusons, 13 October 2007_1_1.JPG
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Feb 10, 2019 10:39 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: DEO VOLENTE
Replies: 1
Views: 475

Re: DEO VOLENTE

Deo Volente in King George V Dock on 13 October 2007.
Deo Volente, King George V Dock, Glasgow, 13 October 2007 - 2_1.JPG
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Feb 10, 2019 10:18 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: KENILWORTH
Replies: 0
Views: 107

KENILWORTH

Kenilworth off Blairmore on 14 October 2006.
Kenilworth, Blairmore, 14 October 2006_1.JPG
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Feb 10, 2019 10:08 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: The Lower Reaches at Work
Replies: 83
Views: 36407

Re: The Lower Reaches at Work

Doerte, completed by Hegemann Roland at Berne in 1994, at Greenock on 14 October 2006.
Doerte, Greenock, 14 October 2006_1.JPG
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Feb 10, 2019 10:02 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Aasheim
Replies: 3
Views: 774

Re: Aasheim

Aasheim in the Rothesay Dock on 14 October 2006.
Aasheim, Rothesay Dock, 14 October 2006_1_1.JPG
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Feb 10, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Kyles at Braehead
Replies: 0
Views: 101

Kyles at Braehead

Kyles at Braehead on 14 October 2006.
Kyles, 14 October 2006 (1)_1_1.JPG
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Feb 10, 2019 7:32 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Glasgow ...The Port at Work
Replies: 289
Views: 120929

Re: Glasgow ...The Port at Work

Giorgos, completed at Imari as General Hizon in 1984, at Shieldhall on 14 October 2006.
Giorgos, Shieldhall, 14 October 2006_1.JPG
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Feb 10, 2019 7:27 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Glasgow ...The Port at Work
Replies: 289
Views: 120929

Re: Glasgow ...The Port at Work

Arklow Venture, completed as Sider Venture at Waterhuizen in 1999, at Whiteinch on 14 October 2006.
Arklow Venture 14 October 2006 (2)_1_1.JPG
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Feb 10, 2019 7:16 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: M.V. Saturn on launch day
Replies: 12
Views: 4169

Re: M.V. Saturn on launch day

Saturn alongside at Gourock on 18 September 2006.
Saturn, Gourock 18 September 2006_1_1.JPG

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