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by Dennis Maccoy
Tue Aug 29, 2017 7:22 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: MALBORK II 1980: Govan Shipbuilders Govan
Replies: 1
Views: 208

Re: MALBORK II 1980: Govan Shipbuilders Govan

At Rotterdam on 3 August 1990.
Malbork ll, Rotterdam, 3 August 1990_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Jul 15, 2017 1:19 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Fife 1964 HMS - Guided Missile Destroyer
Replies: 1
Views: 195

Re: Fife 1964 HMS - Guided Missile Destroyer

Blanco Encalada & Bristol, 16 August 1987_1.jpg
At Portsmouth as Blanco Encalada on 16 Augst 1987, a few days after transfer to Chile. HMS Bristol inboard.
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Jul 03, 2017 1:52 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: ROUNTON GRANGE
Replies: 1
Views: 239

Re: ROUNTON GRANGE

Rounton Grange in Glasgow on a wintry 27 December 1982.
Rounton Grange, 27 December 1982A_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Jul 02, 2017 1:44 pm
Forum: Netherlands
Topic: Identification Request
Replies: 0
Views: 145

Identification Request

I photographed this vessel at Ridderkerk on 23 June this year, whilst on a Waterbus journey between Dordrecht and Rotterdam. The name has been removed but a port of registry of Rendsburg is visible. I thought at first that it was a tug-barge unit but closer inspection seems to suggest either remarka...
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Jun 12, 2017 5:09 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: GLEN SANNOX 1957 Ailsa Troon
Replies: 8
Views: 996

Re: GLEN SANNOX 1957 Ailsa Troon

In the haze in Brodick Bay on 28 July 1980.
Glen Sannox, 28 July 1980_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Mon Jun 12, 2017 4:23 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: BALLYRORY
Replies: 0
Views: 172

BALLYRORY

Kelly's Ballyrory, from Hall Russell at Aberdeen in 1963, loading coal at Ayr on 28 July 1980.
Ballyrory, 28 July 1980_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat May 06, 2017 11:36 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Queen Mary II
Replies: 23
Views: 3852

Re: Queen Mary II

During her time in London, Queen Mary still displaying Christmas decorations on 8 January 1989.
Queen Mary, 8 January 1989_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Thu May 04, 2017 7:31 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: OXFORDSHIRE 1957: Fairfield Glasgow
Replies: 4
Views: 753

Re: OXFORDSHIRE 1957: Fairfield Glasgow

As Fairstar at Sydney on 9 October 1988.
Fairstar, 9 October 1988 (1)_1.jpg
Fairstar, 9 October 1988 (2)_1_1.jpg
Fairstar, 9 October 1988 (3)_1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Thu May 04, 2017 7:22 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Intrepid 1967 - LPD
Replies: 2
Views: 366

Intrepid 1967 - LPD

The RN's second LPD was completed at Clydebank early in 1967 and is seen here, during working-up, at Portsmouth on 3 July 1967.
Intrepid, 3 July 1967 (1)_2_1.jpg
Intrepid, 3 July 1967 (2)_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Fri Apr 28, 2017 8:39 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Onslow 1969 RAN - Submarine
Replies: 0
Views: 175

Onslow 1969 RAN - Submarine

Onslow, the last of Scott's first group of O class for the RAN, at the RAN Bicentennial Fleet Review in Sydney on 1 October 1988.
by Dennis Maccoy
Fri Apr 28, 2017 8:32 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Oxley - 1967 RAN Submarine
Replies: 0
Views: 154

Oxley - 1967 RAN Submarine

Oxley, Scott's first O class for the RAN, at the RAN Bicentennial Fleet Review in Sydney on 1 October 1988.
Oxley, 1 October 1988_1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Fri Apr 28, 2017 8:25 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: Orion - 1977 RAN Submarine
Replies: 0
Views: 179

Orion - 1977 RAN Submarine

Orion, one of the troubled final pair of O class for the RAN from Scott's, in James Watt Dock on 28 July 1977, soon after delivery.
Orion, 28 July 1977_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Apr 15, 2017 2:48 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: M.V. Saturn on launch day
Replies: 7
Views: 839

Re: M.V. Saturn on launch day

Saturn at Wemyss Bay on 23 December 1979.
Saturn, 23 December 1979A_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Apr 15, 2017 2:45 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Troon-built M.V. GOLENIOW
Replies: 2
Views: 593

Re: Troon-built M.V. GOLENIOW

Goleniow outfitting at Troon on 23 December 1979.
Goleniow, 23 December 1979_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Apr 15, 2017 2:23 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: BARON STRANRAER 1929 - Lithgows
Replies: 7
Views: 537

Re: BARON STRANRAER 1929 - Lithgows

On the day of her grounding, 20 January 1963 and a couple of months later - March 1963.
Adelfotis ll, 20 January 1963_4_1.JPG
Adelfotis ll March 1963_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Apr 15, 2017 2:09 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: KOPALNIA SIERSZA 1980 - Govan
Replies: 4
Views: 413

Re: KOPALNIA SIERSZA 1980 - Govan

Kopalnia Siersza and Kopalnia Jastrzebie outfitting at Govan on 29 July 1979.
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Apr 15, 2017 1:56 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: WIELUN
Replies: 0
Views: 260

WIELUN

Another of the smaller bulk carriers built by British Shipbuilders, mainly on the Clyde, for Anglo Polish Shipping in the seventies - Wielun at Scotstoun on 29 July 1979.
Wielun, Scotstoun, 29 July 1979A_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Apr 15, 2017 1:51 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: WYSZKOW, LOMZA and CHORZOW
Replies: 0
Views: 303

WYSZKOW, LOMZA and CHORZOW

Three of the smaller bulk carriers built by British Shipbuilders, mainly on the Clyde, for Anglo Polish Shipping in the seventies. Wyszkow, Lomza and Chorzow at Scotstoun on 29 July 1979.
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Apr 15, 2017 1:43 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: GARROCH HEAD: Lamont 1977
Replies: 1
Views: 372

Re: GARROCH HEAD: Lamont 1977

At her usual berth on 29 July 1979.
Garroch Head, 29 July 1979_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Apr 15, 2017 1:35 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: CARRON and LAGGAN; Scott, Bowling 1979
Replies: 1
Views: 298

Re: CARRON and LAGGAN; Scott, Bowling 1979

Laggan completing at Bowling on 29 July 1979.
Laggan, 29 July 1979_2_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Apr 15, 2017 1:06 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: ESSO MILFORD HAVEN
Replies: 1
Views: 419

ESSO MILFORD HAVEN

Esso Milford Haven, from Gothenburg in 1968, at Old Kilpatrick on 29 July 1979.
Esso Milford Haven, Bowling, 29 July 1979_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Apr 15, 2017 1:00 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: The Lower Reaches at Work
Replies: 62
Views: 22126

Re: The Lower Reaches at Work

Completed in 1979 by Smith's Docks on the Tees for Ellerman Wilson but not accepted, the RoRo Cavallo laid-up at Greenock on 29 July 1979.
Cavallo, 29 July 1979_1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Apr 15, 2017 12:47 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: The Lower Reaches at Work
Replies: 62
Views: 22126

Re: The Lower Reaches at Work

The Jack-Up drill rig Penrod 81 off Rosneath Point on 29 July 1979.
Penrod 81, 29 July 1979_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Apr 15, 2017 12:39 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: JUNO
Replies: 1
Views: 483

Re: JUNO

And leaving Dunoon on 29 July 1979.
Juno, 29 July 1979A_1_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Apr 15, 2017 12:32 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: GLEN SANNOX 1957 Ailsa Troon
Replies: 8
Views: 996

Re: GLEN SANNOX 1957 Ailsa Troon

Arriving at Largs on 29 July 1979.
Glen Sannox, 29 July 1979A_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Apr 15, 2017 12:29 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: WAVERLEY
Replies: 0
Views: 296

WAVERLEY

Waverley arriving at Troon on 29 July 1979.
Waverley, 29 July 1979 (1)_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Apr 15, 2017 12:24 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Glasgow ...The Port at Work
Replies: 254
Views: 75071

Re: Glasgow ...The Port at Work

Dionyssos II, completed as Alexandra Sartori at Rheinbrohl in 1954, at Glasgow on 27 July 1979 awating her final trip to Dalmuir.
Dionyssos II, 27 July 1979_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Apr 15, 2017 12:08 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Glasgow ...The Port at Work
Replies: 254
Views: 75071

Re: Glasgow ...The Port at Work

Odysseus, from Belfast as Leinster for Coast Lines in 1937, at Glasgow on 27 July 1979 awaiting the short journey to Faslane.
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Apr 15, 2017 12:01 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: CHIEFTAIN 1968; Scott, Bowling
Replies: 4
Views: 790

Re: CHIEFTAIN 1968; Scott, Bowling

At Greenock again on 27 July 1979, in Cory colours.
Chieftain, 27 July 1979_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Apr 15, 2017 11:55 am
Forum: TUGS AND TOWING
Topic: Flying Demon
Replies: 1
Views: 510

Re: Flying Demon

Flying Demon at Greenock on 27 July 1979.
Flying Demon, 27 July 1979_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Apr 15, 2017 11:46 am
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: PRINSENWAL
Replies: 0
Views: 201

PRINSENWAL

The Dutch coaster Prinsenwal, from Martenshoek in 1971, at Ayr on 25 July 1979.
Prinsenwal, 25 July 1979_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Apr 15, 2017 11:36 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: KEPPEL
Replies: 0
Views: 294

KEPPEL

Keppel, formerly the Tilbury-Gravesend ferry Rose, heading south past Great Cumbrae on 15 July 1979. (See also: viewtopic.php?f=3&t=6863&p=13869&hilit=Keppel#p13869)
Keppel, 25 July 1979_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Apr 15, 2017 11:24 am
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: ANGLIA
Replies: 0
Views: 208

ANGLIA

The coaster Anglia at Ayr on 22 July 1979.
Anglia, 22 July 1979_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Wed Apr 12, 2017 8:43 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: HOLMGARTH
Replies: 0
Views: 295

HOLMGARTH

Holmgarth, from Scott's at Bowling, almost complete at Greenock on 16 April 1979.
Holmgarth, 16 April 1979A_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Wed Apr 12, 2017 8:23 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: The Lower Reaches at Work
Replies: 62
Views: 22126

Re: The Lower Reaches at Work

The gas turbine powered Euroliner, from Emden in 1971, after leaving Greenock on 16 April 1979.
Euroliner, 16 April 1979_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Wed Apr 12, 2017 7:54 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: Relume - 1979 - Ailsa, Troon
Replies: 1
Views: 304

Re: Relume - 1979 - Ailsa, Troon

Outfitting on 16 April 1979.
Relume, 16 April 1979_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Wed Apr 12, 2017 7:41 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: BRYGADA MAKOWSKIEGO
Replies: 0
Views: 220

BRYGADA MAKOWSKIEGO

Polish Ocean's Brygada Makowskiego, from Gdansk in 1950, at Troon for demolition on 16 April 1979.
Brygada Makowskiego, 16 April 1979_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Mar 26, 2017 7:02 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Queen Mary II
Replies: 23
Views: 3852

Re: Queen Mary II

As Queen Mary at Greenock on 19 September 1978.
Queen Mary, 19 September 1978_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Mar 26, 2017 7:00 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: COWAL 1954: Ailsa Troon
Replies: 2
Views: 527

Re: COWAL 1954: Ailsa Troon

Cowal at Greenock on 19 September 1978.
Cowal, 19 September 1978_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Mar 26, 2017 6:58 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: M.V. ARRAN - the end
Replies: 5
Views: 880

Re: M.V. ARRAN - the end

Arran at Gourock on 19 September 1978.
Arran, 19 September 1978_3_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Mar 26, 2017 5:57 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MANCHESTER COURAGE
Replies: 0
Views: 292

MANCHESTER COURAGE

Manchester Courage, from Smith's Dock, South Bank in 1969, sailing on 24 December 1977.
Manchester Courage, 24 December 1977A_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Mar 26, 2017 5:37 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: ISLE OF CUMBRAE
Replies: 0
Views: 370

ISLE OF CUMBRAE

Isle of Cumbrae arriving at Largs on 3 August 1977, as few months after her delivery from Troon.
Isle of Cumbrae, 3 August 1977_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Mar 26, 2017 5:15 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV JUPITER
Replies: 4
Views: 1200

Re: MV JUPITER

Jupiter on 28 July 1977.
Jupiter, 28 July 1977_2_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Tue Mar 21, 2017 9:11 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: TULIPBANK
Replies: 2
Views: 492

TULIPBANK

The tank cleaning vessel Tulipbank, formerley the Naval trawler Neave, alongside Harrison's Administrator at Elderslie on 9 September 1973.
Tulipbank & Administrator, 9 September 1973_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Tue Mar 21, 2017 8:51 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SOUND OF SHUNA (1962)
Replies: 0
Views: 359

SOUND OF SHUNA (1962)

Western Ferries' first Sound of Shuna (formerley Olandssund IV) off McInroy's Point on 2 September 1973.
Sound of Shuna, 2 September 1973_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Tue Mar 21, 2017 8:47 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SOUND OF SCARBA (1960)
Replies: 0
Views: 278

SOUND OF SCARBA (1960)

Western Ferries' first Sound of Scarba (formerley Olandssund III) off McInroy's Point on 2 September 1973.
Sound of Scarba, 2 September 1973_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Tue Mar 21, 2017 7:35 pm
Forum: Steel and Bennie
Topic: CRUISER (1953)
Replies: 5
Views: 934

Re: CRUISER (1953)

Ardneil at Ardrossan again - this time on 10 July 1971.
Ardneil, Ardrosan, 10 July 1971_1.jpg
by Dennis Maccoy
Sun Mar 05, 2017 11:22 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: RATHGARTH
Replies: 3
Views: 522

Re: RATHGARTH

Good Morning Gerry, I used mainly Agfacolor from starting 35mm slides in 1965 and switched to Kodachrome in about 1980 until I changed to Kodak Gold print film in 1986. I finally went digital in 2005. I found that many of my Agfa slides have a blue cast that requires some adjustment to remove. My fi...
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Mar 04, 2017 8:02 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: GLADSTONE STAR
Replies: 2
Views: 469

Re: GLADSTONE STAR

Thanks Gerry - I'm glad folk enjoy them.
by Dennis Maccoy
Sat Mar 04, 2017 7:40 pm
Forum: Clyde-Built Ships: Photography
Topic: M.V. Saturn on launch day
Replies: 7
Views: 839

Re: M.V. Saturn on launch day

Saturn outfitting at Troon on 24 December 1977.
Saturn, 24 December 1977_3_1.jpg

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