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by seapigeon
Sat Apr 07, 2018 8:46 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 249
Views: 40831

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

Allan wrote:Many thanks _on_the_clyde_ – information much appreciated.
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Passing Old Kilpatrick on her way down river this afternoon



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by seapigeon
Tue Sep 26, 2017 12:45 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV BALMORAL
Replies: 7
Views: 1542

Re: MV BALMORAL

Balmoral arriving at Keppel on Saturday evening, her first call at that pier I believe.
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by seapigeon
Wed Aug 23, 2017 12:29 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Millport Pier
Replies: 2
Views: 954

Re: Millport Pier

North Ayrshire Council don't seem to give a damn about tourism in their area. They closed the public toilets on Arran this year, but fortunately the local community have got together and have reopened a number of them. It's the same on Cumbrae, toilets now maintained by community, and in better con...
by seapigeon
Tue Aug 15, 2017 9:38 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Millport Pier
Replies: 2
Views: 954

Millport Pier

North Ayrshire council intend to demolish the wooden section of Millport Pier. This would have a serious effect on the towns marine infrastructure preventing calls by Waverley and other vessels to the town. Locals have set up an online petition, please consider signing it to send North Ayrshire Coun...
by seapigeon
Wed Jul 12, 2017 1:14 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: NEW BRIDGE AT RENFREW/YOKER
Replies: 7
Views: 2307

Re: NEW BRIDGE AT RENFREW/YOKER

Lobnitz was the yard they specialised in dredgers. The scrapyard is to go as you say.


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by seapigeon
Tue Jul 11, 2017 3:31 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV THE SECOND SNARK.
Replies: 13
Views: 3578

Re: MV THE SECOND SNARK.

I see the Second Snark is back at Greenock, are there any plans for her?

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by seapigeon
Sun Mar 05, 2017 9:28 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Classic Ships Hebridean Princess
Replies: 4
Views: 1212

Re: Classic Ships Hebridean Princess

Passing Clydebank this afternoon

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by seapigeon
Sat Aug 27, 2016 9:42 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: PS WAVERLEY 2016
Replies: 73
Views: 10880

Re: PS WAVERLEY 2016

I wonder why there wasn't the usual extra run from Greenock to Dunoon for Cowal games Saturday?


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by seapigeon
Mon May 30, 2016 12:32 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: PS WAVERLEY 2016
Replies: 73
Views: 10880

Re: PS WAVERLEY 2016

Straight up the Spango Valley, that's the faster route :-)


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by seapigeon
Mon May 09, 2016 11:40 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: TS Queen Mary to return to the Clyde
Replies: 44
Views: 9290

Re: TS Queen Mary to return to the Clyde

Highly likely, Venture is owned by the company that won the contract for the tow to the Clyde.


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by seapigeon
Mon Aug 31, 2015 10:14 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MAID TO SAIL
Replies: 4
Views: 1434

Re: MAID TO SAIL

If I won the Euro Millions they would have it tomorrow :-)


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by seapigeon
Tue Aug 11, 2015 1:28 am
Forum: Royal Navy Shipping
Topic: 1965 Clyde Fleet Review.
Replies: 4
Views: 2191

Re: 1965 Clyde Fleet Review.

I remember going to Helensburgh with my parents as an 8 year old to see the fleet, lots of activity at Helensburgh pier with tenders coming and going and lots of signals been sent between the ships with the signal projectors. Thanks for posting.


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by seapigeon
Sun Apr 26, 2015 12:12 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Nahlin
Replies: 3
Views: 1214

Nahlin

I see the Nahlin built by John Brown at Clydebank in 1930 is presently anchored in Tobermory Bay, has anyone got a photo ?
by seapigeon
Mon Nov 17, 2014 7:40 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV HEBRIDEAN PRINCESS,SITTING AT LARGS YESTERDAY IN THE SUN.
Replies: 2
Views: 868

Re: MV HEBRIDEAN PRINCESS,SITTING AT LARGS YESTERDAY IN THE

In March this year at the start of her season.

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by seapigeon
Wed Jul 16, 2014 5:54 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Commonwealth Games Flotilla
Replies: 31
Views: 7829

Re: Commonwealth Games Flotilla

Lots more listed on site now, including Vic 32.


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by seapigeon
Wed May 07, 2014 12:32 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV THE SECOND SNARK.
Replies: 13
Views: 3578

Re: MV THE SECOND SNARK.

I sailed on her last September, so she was out last year. https://www.flickr.com/photos/20119033@N00/9697240131/in/photolist-fLUTDn-ctWpYW-ctWsK3-ctWpy5-ctWiq7-ctWoPy-amh6hK-7BTUXA-9BzuJj-7PPFx7-7KnYfk-avYjV7-7BTUQw-7WLAeX-br71jA-7VEMTg-a6z4mC-ctWoeU-axZ4M4-fSn4if-7BTV7U-8oWTpn-akbPzi-7VEN9p-8CevPs-...
by seapigeon
Fri May 27, 2011 10:32 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: New Gourock-Dunoon Ferry
Replies: 11
Views: 1855

Re: New Gourock-Dunoon Ferry

"A significant amount of research was undertaken by four major ship brokers, and directly by DML itself, to identify two vessels to comply with SG’s ITT, "

I wonder if that involved looking out the window to see Alicat sailing past?
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