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Saturday, 30 March 2013

HDMS Esbern Snare (L17)





HDMS Esbern Snare (L17) is an Absalon-class support ship and is along with her sister ship, the HDMS Absalon (L16), the largest combat vessel currently commissioned in the Royal Danish Navy
Click HERE for pictures.

Friday, 29 March 2013

HMS Liverpool




HMS Liverpool's last visit to the Clyde before being decommissioned,for more pictures click HERE

FGS Frankfurt am Main (A 1412)



 German Navy naval auxiliary, FGS Frankfurt am Main (A 1412)

Sunday, 24 March 2013

USS Forrest Sherman (DDG-98)




USS Forrest Sherman (DDG-98) is an Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer in the United States Navy. She is named for Admiral Forrest Percival Sherman, and is the second US Navy ship to bear the name. She is part of Destroyer Squadron 28.

Thursday, 21 March 2013

MV Rover



Clyde Cruises MV Rover.

Wednesday, 20 March 2013

Coastal Isle

Coastal Isle a three thousand tonne cargo ship grounded at Garroch head at the south end of Bute on Monday the 2nd of July. She was freed by the Svitzer tug Anglegarth and proceeded to Greenock under her own power.

It was revealed at a later court case that the master of the ship had fallen asleep.

For pictures click here

Monday, 18 March 2013

Tugs and Workboats





Various Tugs and work boats as seen on the Clyde.

Friday, 15 March 2013

Tuesday, 12 March 2013

Vos Shine





Vos Shine an offshore support vessel seen in James Watt Dock.

Sunday, 10 March 2013

John Rickmers















John Rickmers a container ship being met at the Tail of the Bank by Svitzer Anglegarth.

MV Cruiser



Clyde Marines Cruiser seen berthed at the Crown plaza hotel in Glasgow.

Friday, 8 March 2013

Clyde Walkway







Part of the Clyde walkway close to the Kingston bridge in the centre of Glasgow collapsed into the river on the 27 February2013.

The walls on this part of the river were founded on wooden piles as can be seen in the pictures,the photographs were taken at high tide and don't show the full extent of the collapse.

MV Clansman




Clansman seen in James Watt Dock after her annual check up at Garvel dry-dock.

Monday, 4 March 2013

Finnarrow







Stena Lines ferry Finarrow was involved in an incident at Holyhead Port Anglesley on the 16 February,she subsequently arrived on the Clyde to be dry docked at Inchgreen for repairs.
She his seen here berthed just outside the dry dock.