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by Dennis Maccoy
Tue Jan 29, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: Foreign Naval Shipping
Topic: STALWART
Replies: 0
Views: 1765

STALWART

The American ocean surveillance vessel USNS Stalwart in the James Watt Dock on 27 December 1988.
Stalwart, 27 December 1988 _1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Tue Jan 29, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: DOROTHY GRAY
Replies: 0
Views: 1843

DOROTHY GRAY

The Aberdeen trawler Dorothy Gray at Troon on 18 July 1988.
Dorothy Gray, Troon, 18 July1988_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Tue Jan 29, 2019 5:06 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Sir Charles Parsons
Replies: 4
Views: 1787

Re: Sir Charles Parsons

Leaving the Tyne with another cargo of coal on 18 June 1988.
Sir Charles Parsons, 18 June 1988_1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Tue Jan 29, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: BELARD
Replies: 0
Views: 1032

BELARD

P&O's Belard, completed as Mercandian Carrier II in 1979, at Ardrossan on 1 May 1988.
Belard, Ardrossan, 1 May 1988_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Tue Jan 29, 2019 4:38 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: GINA MARIA
Replies: 0
Views: 1845

GINA MARIA

The Grimsby trawler Gina Maria at Troon on 1 May 1988.
Gina Maria, Ayr, 1 May 1988_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Tue Jan 29, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: TRINITY SAND
Replies: 0
Views: 1798

TRINITY SAND

The grab dredger Trinity Sand, completed at Renfrew in 1961, operating at Ayr on 1 May 1988.
Trinity Sand, 1 May 1988_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Tue Jan 29, 2019 3:42 pm
Forum: UK & Ireland
Topic: ISLE OF MULL
Replies: 1
Views: 2466

Re: ISLE OF MULL

Isle of Mull outfitting in the James Watt Dock on 3 April 1988.
Isle of Mull, Greenock, 3 April 1988_1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Jan 28, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: Royal Navy Shipping
Topic: RMAS collection
Replies: 0
Views: 1823

RMAS collection

Toreador, Tornado, Waterspout, Magnet & Loadstone at Greenock on 3 April 1988.
Toreador, Tornado, Waterspout, Magnet, Loadstone, Greenock 3 April 1988_2_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Jan 28, 2019 9:15 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: PIBROCH
Replies: 4
Views: 2731

Re: PIBROCH

Pibroch at Greenock on 3 April 1988.
Pibroch, Greenock 3 April 1988_2_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Jan 28, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: Ayr Departure 1987
Replies: 3
Views: 3248

Re: Ayr Departure 1987

Ballykern in Ayr on 25 October 1987.
Ballykern, Ayr, 25 October 1987_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Jan 28, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: loch ranza at largs
Replies: 1
Views: 1688

Re: loch ranza at largs

Loch Ranza at Rhubodach on 28 October 1987.
Loch Ranza, Rhubodach, 28 October 1987_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Jan 28, 2019 7:12 pm
Forum: Clyde Shipowners
Topic: Loch Riddon
Replies: 5
Views: 5254

Re: Loch Riddon

Loch Riddon at Rothesay on 28 October 1987.
Loch Riddon, Rothesay, 28 October 1987_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Jan 28, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: FOYLEDALE
Replies: 0
Views: 909

FOYLEDALE

The Londonderry Port & Harbour Commissioners' tug Foyledale, completed at Appledore as Llanwern in 1960, leaving the James Watt Dock on 31 August 1987. Dredger Mary Angus in the background.
Foyledale, Greenock, 31 August 1987 (2)_1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Jan 28, 2019 5:25 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: JUNO
Replies: 4
Views: 4308

Re: JUNO

Juno arriving at Rothesay on 31 August 1987.
Juno, Rothesay, 31 August 1987 (2)_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Jan 28, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: NORNA (1959)
Replies: 1
Views: 2238

Re: NORNA (1959)

At Leith again, as Norna II, on 2 September 1987.
Norna ll, Leith, 2 September 1987_1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Jan 27, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: BALLYGRAINEY
Replies: 0
Views: 1921

BALLYGRAINEY

Kelly's Ballygrainey, from Goole in 1983, at Ayr on 30 August 1987.
Ballygrainey, 30 August 1987_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Jan 27, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: HOHEBANK
Replies: 0
Views: 1833

HOHEBANK

The German coaster Hohebank, from Brake in 1977, at Ayr on 30 August 1987. I’m fairly certain that she does not meet the current SOLAS requirements for line of sight from the wheelhouse!
Hohebank, 30 August 1987_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Jan 27, 2019 9:41 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: HOLGER DANE
Replies: 0
Views: 1811

HOLGER DANE

The Offshore Support Vessel Holger Dane, completed as Wildrake at Leirvik in 1979 and now a submarine rescue ship in the Brazilian Navy, at Troon on 30 August 1987.
Holger Dane, 30 August 1987 (1)_1.jpg
Holger Dane, 30 August 1987 (2)_1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Jan 26, 2019 8:21 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Challenger - 1984 HMS - Seabed Operations Vessel
Replies: 0
Views: 1711

Challenger - 1984 HMS - Seabed Operations Vessel

The Seabed Operations Vessel Challenger was launched by Scott-Lithgow on 19 May 1981 and handed over to the RN on 12 July 1984, completion having been delayed by problems with electrical cabling. Decommissioned in 1990 she was sold in 1993 to be converted for use in decontaminating hazardous waste, ...
by Dennis Maccoy
Fri Jan 25, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Cornwall - 1988 HMS - Frigate
Replies: 0
Views: 1394

Cornwall - 1988 HMS - Frigate

Cornwall on the slipway on 25 August 1985 and outfitting on 24 May 1987.
Cornwall, 25 August 1985_1.jpg
25 August 1985
Cornwall 24 May 1987 (2)_1.jpg
24 May 1987
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Dec 23, 2018 6:40 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: SPARTAN
Replies: 0
Views: 1275

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: 1
Views: 1604

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: 1
Views: 1706

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: 1825

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: 2030

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: 2002

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: 1239

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: 1921

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: 2156

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: 1695

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: 2024

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: 5
Views: 4802

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: 1661

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: 2114

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: 1619

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: 4560

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: 3150

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: 6942

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: 85
Views: 51056

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: 2195

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: 2895

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: 3982

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: 3382

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: 12
Views: 8424

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: 85
Views: 51056

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: 2107

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: 1935

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: 2504

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: 2511

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: 3252

CERES

The tug Ceres, from Isaac Pimblott at Northwich in 1961, entering Ayr on 24 July 1983.
Ceres, 24 July 1983_1.jpg

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