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by Dougster
Thu Mar 24, 2016 9:49 am
Forum: RAIL
Topic: Forth Rail Bridge
Replies: 0
Views: 398

Forth Rail Bridge

A wee reccy on Tuesday for an event we will be filming soon. ;)
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by Dougster
Wed Aug 05, 2015 4:19 pm
Forum: FOR SALE
Topic: AC Marine CX4 AIS antenna (new)
Replies: 0
Views: 1992

AC Marine CX4 AIS antenna (new)

As thread title.

Never been used.

RRP £120

£60 plus £5 postage.

Please email me at douglasclark68@gmail.com if interested.

Thanks.
by Dougster
Fri Dec 06, 2013 8:49 pm
Forum: WARSHIPS / WARTIME
Topic: VANGUARD CLASS SUB WITH ATTENDANTS.
Replies: 4
Views: 1196

Re: VANGUARD CLASS SUB WITH ATTENDANTS.

One seen today with a new "viewing" platform on the fin!! :D
by Dougster
Sat May 25, 2013 8:06 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Hanji Istanbul
Replies: 1
Views: 911

Re: Hanji Istanbul


by Dougster
Mon Apr 15, 2013 9:48 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Joint Warrior 131 provisional participants
Replies: 73
Views: 20587

Re: Joint Warrior 131 provisional participants

Do you think the ones that are heading up to the Crinan will fit? :D
by Dougster
Mon Apr 15, 2013 4:09 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Joint Warrior 131 provisional participants
Replies: 73
Views: 20587

Re: Joint Warrior 131 provisional participants

Looks like FGS Hessen outbound in the murk.
by Dougster
Sun Apr 14, 2013 6:01 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Joint Warrior 131 provisional participants
Replies: 73
Views: 20587

Re: Joint Warrior 131 provisional participants

KNM Uthaug should be your sub.

HMS Talent carried out a PAX transfer further back down the Clyde.
by Dougster
Sun Apr 14, 2013 5:50 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Any Forum Member drive a Discovery?
Replies: 0
Views: 638

Any Forum Member drive a Discovery?

Someone was out picturing the departures today and was caught on the Greenock Web Cam!!

Nice antenna!! :clap:
by Dougster
Sun Apr 14, 2013 12:33 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Joint Warrior 131 provisional participants
Replies: 73
Views: 20587

Re: Joint Warrior 131 provisional participants

Rhoen departs 13.00
by Dougster
Sun Apr 14, 2013 12:17 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Joint Warrior 131 provisional participants
Replies: 73
Views: 20587

Re: Joint Warrior 131 provisional participants

KNM Gnist and Steil outbound KGV now.
by Dougster
Sun Apr 14, 2013 10:46 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Joint Warrior 131 provisional participants
Replies: 73
Views: 20587

Re: Joint Warrior 131 provisional participants

HSWMS SUNDSVALL outbound too.

Inshore lifeboat working at Port Glasgow with one person in the water.
by Dougster
Sun Apr 14, 2013 12:36 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Joint Warrior 131 provisional participants
Replies: 73
Views: 20587

Re: Joint Warrior 131 provisional participants

Double post.
by Dougster
Sun Apr 14, 2013 12:36 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Joint Warrior 131 provisional participants
Replies: 73
Views: 20587

Re: Joint Warrior 131 provisional participants

I've been told by a 43 Commando that everyone is to be in tomorrow as Greenpeace plan a protest on Monday. Now whether that's just the FPGRM I'm unsure. He's on leave so only had some sketchy info. I'd like to get the 15 that are in KGV passing so will take scanner to bed alnong with a Strathisla 12...
by Dougster
Thu Apr 11, 2013 9:05 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Joint Warrior 131 provisional participants
Replies: 73
Views: 20587

Re: Joint Warrior 131 provisional participants

My second ever video edit with Cyberlink PowerDirector and using some lazy ass footage at max zoom from my window. :oops:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2wYYJbTtNLE
by Dougster
Thu Apr 11, 2013 8:46 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Joint Warrior 131 provisional participants
Replies: 73
Views: 20587

Re: Joint Warrior 131 provisional participants

Anyone got them all leaving on Sunday?

I thought it was usually a Monday morning departure with the sweepers leading the way.
by Dougster
Thu Mar 21, 2013 9:04 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: DUNCAN DEPARTS
Replies: 5
Views: 1252

Re: DUNCAN DEPARTS


by Dougster
Mon Mar 11, 2013 8:03 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Maintenance Dredging Works | March and April 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 1902

Re: Maintenance Dredging Works | March and April 2013

Repairs took a wee bit longer. Starting up tonight.
by Dougster
Sun Mar 10, 2013 2:09 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Maintenance Dredging Works | March and April 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 1902

Re: Maintenance Dredging Works | March and April 2013

WD Mersey arrived today and has berthed at GOT to carry out engine repairs. (6-7 hours on the wall)
by Dougster
Sun Feb 24, 2013 6:26 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Ships from Skelmorlie
Replies: 126
Views: 46336

Re: Ships from Skelmorlie

That's a Dry Deck Shelter on the Astute.
by Dougster
Fri Nov 16, 2012 11:28 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: ALERT: Duncan outbound now.
Replies: 4
Views: 1120

ALERT: Duncan outbound now.

Passing Clydebank.
by Dougster
Fri Oct 19, 2012 11:02 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: AMT Trader
Replies: 41
Views: 8871

Re: AMT Trader

I have been away for a fortnight so no idea when she's off.

High water is 15.30 in Glasgow tomorrow.

I'll make a call in the morning and post if I hear anything.
by Dougster
Thu Aug 16, 2012 10:08 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Imp with Oiler today.
Replies: 1
Views: 828

Imp with Oiler today.

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Why are [img] tags not allowed? So much easier to copy flickr code.
by Dougster
Mon Jun 18, 2012 10:45 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: 65th Anniversary of PS Waverley's Maiden Voyage
Replies: 9
Views: 3711

Re: 65th Anniversary of PS Waverley's Maiden Voyage

Thank you.

Great post.
by Dougster
Sun Jun 17, 2012 4:29 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: 65th Anniversary of PS Waverley's Maiden Voyage
Replies: 9
Views: 3711

Re: 65th Anniversary of PS Waverley's Maiden Voyage

She didn't make Tighnabruaich today due to 'operational difficulties'.

Why was her Red Ensign at half mast?

The Saltire was flying as normal.
by Dougster
Fri Dec 09, 2011 10:06 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Wild Ardrossan
Replies: 33
Views: 4330

Re: Wild Ardrossan

Front page full pic in The Sun.

It's on other front pages of the tabloids too!!

Happy Xmas, cheque is in the post!!

(I had a pic in the inside of the Sunday Mail a few years ago and know how much I made then!!)
by Dougster
Wed Aug 10, 2011 11:52 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Dragon at the Wall
Replies: 7
Views: 992

Re: Dragon at the Wall

The T45 Sea Viper tests went OK so hopefully we won't have to wake any sailors up or disturb their smoke break on the 1/4 deck!! ;-)
by Dougster
Mon Aug 08, 2011 4:39 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Dragon at the Wall
Replies: 7
Views: 992

Re: Dragon at the Wall

The dragon will come off.

It was to be left but they have changed their minds again.
by Dougster
Fri Aug 05, 2011 10:47 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: irvine anchorage,
Replies: 10
Views: 1265

Re: irvine anchorage,

Do they flash at night?

With one right out from the river itself?

I can see 4 beacons on the chart (IB-A - IB-D) If that's the ones you are talking about.
by Dougster
Fri Aug 05, 2011 5:00 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: irvine anchorage,
Replies: 10
Views: 1265

Re: irvine anchorage,

How far out Thomas?

I could do a screen grab my chart for the area for reference purposes only. ;)
by Dougster
Thu Aug 04, 2011 6:28 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: irvine anchorage,
Replies: 10
Views: 1265

Re: irvine anchorage,

Would they show on RYA charts?

I had a look on mine and couldn't see any outfall markers.
by Dougster
Thu Aug 04, 2011 1:15 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Carrier Section Move
Replies: 51
Views: 13972

Re: Carrier Section Move

There is now a time lapse video of the load out on my first link.

Don't know about anyone else but none of my browsers would play it.

I downloaded it and opened it with VLC player.
by Dougster
Tue Aug 02, 2011 1:26 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Carrier move-question
Replies: 3
Views: 923

Re: Carrier move-question

by Dougster
Tue Aug 02, 2011 1:24 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Carrier Section Move
Replies: 51
Views: 13972

Re: Carrier Section Move

LB04 well underway.

Some pics of LB03 on the move here:

http://imagegallery.baesystems.investis ... ?catid=291
by Dougster
Mon Aug 01, 2011 7:17 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Carrier move-question
Replies: 3
Views: 923

Re: Carrier move-question

Section is already on the barge well ahead of schedule.

I hope to have some pics soon.

http://www.aircraftcarrieralliance.co.u ... brary.aspx
by Dougster
Thu Jun 23, 2011 3:47 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Souvenir Launching Mugs
Replies: 7
Views: 1395

Re: Souvenir Launching Mugs

I've got the St Albans one and a Cardigan Bay one. The rest I gave away but would like the T45 collection!!

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by Dougster
Sat Apr 23, 2011 3:58 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SEAHORSE
Replies: 2
Views: 538

Re: SEAHORSE

She was up for sale for ages and I often see her owners about the basin.

I haven't spoken to them yet but will make an effort next time I am down.
by Dougster
Tue Apr 19, 2011 3:54 pm
Forum: GENEALOGY / RESEARCH
Topic: J&N Miller, Kippen
Replies: 2
Views: 1479

Re: J&N Miller, Kippen

Kippen sits in the Gargunnock and Fintry hills and overlooks the valley of the River Forth.

Cheers for the info. Could lead somewhere.
by Dougster
Tue Apr 19, 2011 12:18 pm
Forum: GENEALOGY / RESEARCH
Topic: J&N Miller, Kippen
Replies: 2
Views: 1479

J&N Miller, Kippen

Does anyone have any info on this boat builder?

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by Dougster
Tue Apr 19, 2011 12:16 pm
Forum: GENEALOGY / RESEARCH
Topic: TERM: Wing in the Grnd
Replies: 1
Views: 7181

Re: TERM: Wing in the Grnd

Wing in Ground term will be an AIS error. It does crop up from time to time. A ground effect vehicle (GEV) is one that attains level flight near the surface of the Earth, made possible by a cushion of high-pressure air created by the aerodynamic interaction between the wings and the surface known as...
by Dougster
Tue Apr 05, 2011 1:56 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Trident sub returns to Faslane
Replies: 9
Views: 937

Re: Trident sub returns to Faslane

The towed array was snagged.

It has now been repaired.
by Dougster
Sun Apr 03, 2011 8:51 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Richmond Park History
Replies: 4
Views: 694

Re: Richmond Park History

Hi Norry, can't help with the history sorry.

Any progress on the yacht I gave you?
by Dougster
Fri Apr 01, 2011 8:30 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: HMCS Athabascan
Replies: 6
Views: 725

Re: HMCS Athabascan

Commodore.
by Dougster
Thu Mar 31, 2011 10:26 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Warships Inbound
Replies: 14
Views: 1585

Re: Warships Inbound

Hmcs Athabaskan (DDG 282) Bns Leopold I (F930) Fs Latouche Treville (D646) Hdms Hvidbjornen (F360) Hdms Absalon (L16) HrMs Hellevoetsluis (M859) HrMs Vlaardingen (M863) HrMs Willemstad (M864) Knm Maloy (M342) Knm Otra (M351) HrMs Van Amstel (F831) Fgs Berlin (A1411) Fgs Rheinland-Pfalz (F 209) Fgs B...
by Dougster
Thu Mar 31, 2011 3:10 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Warships Inbound
Replies: 14
Views: 1585

Re: Warships Inbound

Hdms Hvidbjornen (F360) and Absalon (L16) on AIS NE tip of Scotland now.
by Dougster
Sun Mar 27, 2011 1:20 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SVITZER PEMBROKE Clydebound today
Replies: 6
Views: 601

Re: SVITZER PEMBROKE Clydebound today

Sabrina Express is due for Campbeltown.
by Dougster
Sat Mar 19, 2011 6:46 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Check out TugTalk saturday
Replies: 1
Views: 378

Re: Check out TugTalk saturday

SD Resourceful worked with HMS Daring yesterday morning too.
by Dougster
Fri Mar 18, 2011 7:57 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Bell
Replies: 16
Views: 2324

Re: Bell

http://www.flickr.com/photos/barryoneil ... 021798409/

Copyright Barry O'Neil and used for research only.
by Dougster
Thu Mar 17, 2011 3:18 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Bell
Replies: 16
Views: 2324

Re: Bell

Never been so apologies.

Any pictures of it yourself Angus and a German one on Eriskay?

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