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Thursday, 28 June 2012

HMS St Albans

HMS St Albans a type 23 frigate was launched on the River Clyde on Saturday 6 May 2000. She was built at BAE Systems Yarrows Yard in Scotstoun, Glasgow.
On the 27 October 2002, before she had even entered operational service, St Albans was struck by the P&O ferry Pride of Portsmouth when gale force winds pushed the ferry into the ship whilst secure on her berth in Portsmouth. St Albans suffered damage to the gun deck; the sea boat supports (davits) and the bridge wing. However, no members of the crew were injured.

Thursday, 21 June 2012

Aida Cara

Aida Cara passing Greenock Esplanade.

Tuesday, 19 June 2012


Waverley passing Dumbarton Rock on her way home to Glasgow.

Thursday, 14 June 2012

SD Eva

SD Eva personnel carrier.

Monday, 11 June 2012

St Mungo

Working to clear debris from the river,the building being constructed in the background is Glasgow's new concert hall The Hydro.

Sunday, 10 June 2012


Passing Greenock Esplanade.

Friday, 8 June 2012


Entering the Great Harbour Greenock.