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by SHIPSFAN
Tue May 20, 2014 9:03 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: GUIDE US GK77, HIGH & DRY AT ARDROSSAN.
Replies: 0
Views: 654

GUIDE US GK77, HIGH & DRY AT ARDROSSAN.

GUIDE US GK77 (GREENOCK) BUILT 2000 IN HUMBERSIDE, HIGH & DRY AT ARDROSSAN FOR A PAINT JOB, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Tue May 20, 2014 8:36 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: OCEAN MAID BA55, ON THE BERTH AT TROON.
Replies: 0
Views: 640

OCEAN MAID BA55, ON THE BERTH AT TROON.

OCEAN MAID BA55 (BALLANTRAE) BUILT 1973 BY JAMES MILLER & SONS AT ST MONANS,ONE OF THE BETTER LOOKING BOATS WE STILL HAVE, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Tue May 20, 2014 6:04 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: RFA GOLD ROVER
Replies: 6
Views: 1681

Re: RFA GOLD ROVER

riverman wrote:From Loch Striven approaching Rhu Narrows in for Faslane today. Oldest vessel in the RFA :o
VERY NICE PAUL,STILL LOOKING VERY GOOD FOR HER AGE, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Tue May 20, 2014 6:01 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV WILSON FEDJE, SAILING INTO AYR YESTERDAY.
Replies: 0
Views: 600

MV WILSON FEDJE, SAILING INTO AYR YESTERDAY.

MV WILSON FEDJE BUILT 2012 3,561 GRT, SAILING INTO AYR IN THE SUN 15 MINS AFTER SEA KESTREL SAILED, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Tue May 20, 2014 5:53 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV SEA KESTREL,SAILING FROM AYR.
Replies: 0
Views: 657

MV SEA KESTREL,SAILING FROM AYR.

MV SEA KESTREL BUILT 1993 1,382 GRT, SAILING FROM AYR LAST NIGHT IN THE RAIN, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Wed May 14, 2014 7:26 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV TORPO, SAILING INTO AYR TODAY.
Replies: 0
Views: 640

MV TORPO, SAILING INTO AYR TODAY.

MV TORPO, BUILT 1990 1,986 GRT, MAKING HER WAY INTO AYR TODAY, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Wed May 14, 2014 5:20 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: FORTH DRUMMER & COASTRUNNER, AT ARDROSSAN.
Replies: 0
Views: 632

FORTH DRUMMER & COASTRUNNER, AT ARDROSSAN.

THE TUGS FORTH DRUMMER AND COASTRUNNER, AT ARDROSSAN YESTERDAY AFTER WORKING WITH BARGES FOR A FEW HOURS, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Wed May 14, 2014 4:53 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV CALEDONIAN ISLES, ARRIVING AT ARDROSSAN.
Replies: 0
Views: 604

MV CALEDONIAN ISLES, ARRIVING AT ARDROSSAN.

MV CALEDONIAN ISLES, ARRIVING AT ARDROSSAN YESTERDAY, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Wed May 14, 2014 4:47 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV ISLE OF ARRAN, SAILING FROM ARDROSSAN.
Replies: 0
Views: 720

MV ISLE OF ARRAN, SAILING FROM ARDROSSAN.

MV ISLE OF ARRAN, SAILING FROM ARDROSSAN YESTERDAY, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Wed May 14, 2014 2:40 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: 09-05-2014 : Due in at Ayr : M.V. CELIA
Replies: 9
Views: 2648

Re: 09-05-2014 : Due in at Ayr : M.V. CELIA

Angus Mac Kinnon wrote:Och, Colin, the mate will not be pleased with you showing up that bad paintwork below her Plimsoll Line ... :roll:
YES,,,ANGUS WAS TO HAVE THAT PAINTED,,BUT NEVER TURNED UP,, :evil:
by SHIPSFAN
Mon May 12, 2014 12:30 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: LADY OF LADRAM, SAILING FROM TROON YESTERDAY.
Replies: 0
Views: 622

LADY OF LADRAM, SAILING FROM TROON YESTERDAY.

LADY OF LADRAM E88 (EXETER) X MARGARET OF LADRAM BEAM TRAWLER BUILT IN 1974 IN STELLENDAM HOLLAND,SAILING FROM SUNNY TROON YESTERDAY, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Mon May 12, 2014 8:54 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: TUGERHAAI AND BARGE AT TROON.
Replies: 0
Views: 635

TUGERHAAI AND BARGE AT TROON.

TUGERHAAI X CARMEL HEAD BUILT 1970 29 GRT, MOVING A JACK UP BARGE BEFORE TOWING HER OUT OF TROON YESTERDAY, GOOD TO SEE THE OLD TUG WORKING AGAIN AFTER HER LONG LAY UP, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Sun May 11, 2014 7:30 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV RONJA COMMANDER, IN D/D AT TROON.
Replies: 0
Views: 616

MV RONJA COMMANDER, IN D/D AT TROON.

MV RONJA COMMANDER, LIVE FISH CARRIER BUILT 2003 1021 GRT, IN FOR A FAST VISIT TO TROON DRYDOCK, SHOULD BE BACK OUT TOMORROW AT SOME POINT, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Sat May 10, 2014 8:54 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV CELIA, ON THE BERTH AT AYR.
Replies: 1
Views: 782

MV CELIA, ON THE BERTH AT AYR.

MV CELIA, BUILT 2007 3,619 GRT, IN WITH A CARGO OF WHEAT, THEY PUT THE PLANK OVER TODAY WAITING ON ANGUS TO PAINT THE SHIP THEY EVEN GOT EXTRA TBAGS AND CREAM CAKES FOR HIM BUT HE NEVER TURNED UP :evil: NOW THEY HAVE TO DO IT :o ,, BRIAN.
by SHIPSFAN
Fri May 09, 2014 9:07 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: 09-05-2014 : Due in at Ayr : M.V. CELIA
Replies: 9
Views: 2648

Re: 09-05-2014 : Due in at Ayr : M.V. CELIA

Angus Mac Kinnon wrote:Thanks, Brian. Thought when I saw the CEMI going out that cleared that berth for CELIA if appropriate. Is CELIA in with wheat?

Angus
NEVER LOOKED AT HER CARGO,WILL LET YOU KNOW TOMORROW, SENT YOU EMAIL, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Fri May 09, 2014 8:46 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: 09-05-2014 : Due in at Ayr : M.V. CELIA
Replies: 9
Views: 2648

Re: 09-05-2014 : Due in at Ayr : M.V. CELIA

HI ANGUS, SHE WONT COME IN TILL THE MORNING AROUND 0800, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Wed May 07, 2014 6:11 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV AYRESS, ON THE BERTH AT TROON.
Replies: 0
Views: 634

MV AYRESS, ON THE BERTH AT TROON.

MV AYRESS, BUILT 1979 1,713 GRT, SITTING IN THE SUN YESTERDAY AT TROON, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Wed May 07, 2014 2:57 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV FORTH GUARDSMAN CABLELAYER.
Replies: 2
Views: 1408

Re: MV FORTH GUARDSMAN CABLELAYER.

IanT wrote:A bit of info on her here Brian:

http://www.briggsmarine.com/marine/vess ... guardsman/

Regards
Ian Thomas
THANKS IAN, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Wed May 07, 2014 11:06 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV KING MILO, ON HER WAY OUT TO SEA.
Replies: 0
Views: 544

MV KING MILO, ON HER WAY OUT TO SEA.

MV KING MILO BUILT 2012 40,850 GRT, ON HER WAY OUT TO SEA FROM GLASGOW, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Wed May 07, 2014 10:52 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV THE SECOND SNARK.
Replies: 13
Views: 6099

Re: MV THE SECOND SNARK.

I sailed on her last September, so she was out last year. https://www.flickr.com/photos/20119033@N00/9697240131/in/photolist-fLUTDn-ctWpYW-ctWsK3-ctWpy5-ctWiq7-ctWoPy-amh6hK-7BTUXA-9BzuJj-7PPFx7-7KnYfk-avYjV7-7BTUQw-7WLAeX-br71jA-7VEMTg-a6z4mC-ctWoeU-axZ4M4-fSn4if-7BTV7U-8oWTpn-akbPzi-7VEN9p-8CevPs...
by SHIPSFAN
Tue May 06, 2014 10:32 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV FORTH GUARDSMAN CABLELAYER.
Replies: 2
Views: 1408

MV FORTH GUARDSMAN CABLELAYER.

MV FORTH GUARDSMAN, BUILT 1983 (IN JAPAN I THINK) 654 GRT, ON THE BERTH AT FAIRLIE, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Tue May 06, 2014 10:02 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV RED PRINCESS, ON THE BERTH AT TROON,
Replies: 4
Views: 2412

Re: MV RED PRINCESS, ON THE BERTH AT TROON,

JohnH wrote:Nice shot old son, new wheelhouse? whens her first trip to sandbank? :-)
HI HUGGY, TALKING TO ROBIN TODAY AND IT MIGHT BE A FEW WEEKS YET BEFORE SHES WORKING,I DONT THINK SHE WILL BE DOING SANDBANK, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Tue May 06, 2014 9:59 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV RED PRINCESS, ON THE BERTH AT TROON,
Replies: 4
Views: 2412

Re: MV RED PRINCESS, ON THE BERTH AT TROON,

She looks like a good purchase, Brian, and as you say - a very smart wee job. Hope she adapts to our Scottish climate after all these years of sunshine. Went down early this morning to try and get a photo but pure waste of time where Troon is concerned, due to the access problem. What was the FAME ...
by SHIPSFAN
Tue May 06, 2014 9:55 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV THE SECOND SNARK.
Replies: 13
Views: 6099

MV THE SECOND SNARK.

MV THE SECOND SNARK, BUILD 1938 AT WILLIAM DENNY, MUST SAY IM NOT A LOVER OF HER IN WHITE, WHAT NEXT FOR THIS OLD GIRL,, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Tue May 06, 2014 7:04 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV RED PRINCESS, ON THE BERTH AT TROON,
Replies: 4
Views: 2412

MV RED PRINCESS, ON THE BERTH AT TROON,

MV RED PRINCESS, BUILT 1970 498 GRT, HAS BEEN BOUGHT BY THE TROON TUG CO,A SMART LOOKING BOAT AND AFTER A BIT OF WORK SHE WILL WORK WITH THE LOGS, STILL REG IN BASSETERRE BUT THAT SHOULD CHANGE VERY SOON TO TROON, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Wed Apr 30, 2014 6:14 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV KATI, SAILING INTO AYR HARBOUR.
Replies: 0
Views: 521

MV KATI, SAILING INTO AYR HARBOUR.

MV KATI BUILT 1998 3.454 GRT, MAKING HER WAY INTO AYR FROM BELFAST WITH A CARGO OF COAL,SAILED TODAY FOR RUNCORN, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Wed Apr 30, 2014 4:42 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: 28-04-2014 : Arriving at Ayr : M.V. KATI
Replies: 12
Views: 3201

Re: 28-04-2014 : Arriving at Ayr : M.V. KATI

SAILED TODAY FOR RUNCORN, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Wed Apr 30, 2014 4:37 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: 30-04-2014 : Arrived Ayr : M.V. PAMIR
Replies: 2
Views: 788

Re: 30-04-2014 : Arrived Ayr : M.V. PAMIR

WILL MOVE ROUND TO LOAD SCRAP, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Mon Apr 28, 2014 10:32 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: 28-04-2014 : Arriving at Ayr : M.V. KATI
Replies: 12
Views: 3201

Re: 28-04-2014 : Arriving at Ayr : M.V. KATI

SENT YOU A EMAIL, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Sun Apr 27, 2014 7:09 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV SELANDIA, AT ANCHOR OF TROON.
Replies: 0
Views: 547

MV SELANDIA, AT ANCHOR OF TROON.

MV SELANDIA BUILT 2011 43,717 GRT AT ANCHOR WAITING ON ORDERS, SITTING OF TROON, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Sun Apr 27, 2014 6:52 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV ANNE, IN AT AYR WITH HER CARGO.
Replies: 0
Views: 555

MV ANNE, IN AT AYR WITH HER CARGO.

MV ANNE BUILT 1995 2,035 GRT INTO DROP WINDFARM PARTS AT AYR, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Sun Apr 27, 2014 4:16 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: TUG & BARGE FOR IRVINE HARBOUR.
Replies: 286
Views: 124241

Re: TUG & BARGE FOR IRVINE HARBOUR.

it sure looks very good alan i wish them all the best with there plans, brian
by SHIPSFAN
Sun Apr 27, 2014 3:10 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV SEA KESTREL, ON THE BERTH AT AYR TODAY.
Replies: 0
Views: 509

MV SEA KESTREL, ON THE BERTH AT AYR TODAY.

THE 1993 BUILT 1,382GRT SEA KESTREL IN AT AYR WITH A CARGO OF FERTILISER, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Tue Apr 22, 2014 4:56 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SS KAFFIR, WRECK ROTTING AWAY.
Replies: 3
Views: 1933

Re: SS KAFFIR, WRECK ROTTING AWAY.

I WILL ASK THEM TO MOVE HER TO YOUR BACK GARDEN AND YOU CAN REBUILD HER OVER THE SUMMER IF YOU NEED A HAND JUST ASK I WILL BRING MY OWN BRUSHES AND TINS OF RED LEAD PAINT,, :D THAT WILL KEEP YOU BUSY :lol:
by SHIPSFAN
Mon Apr 21, 2014 8:37 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SS KAFFIR, WRECK ROTTING AWAY.
Replies: 3
Views: 1933

SS KAFFIR, WRECK ROTTING AWAY.

THE WRECK OF THE PUFFER KAFFIR BUILT 1944 ROTTING AWAY AT AYR, SHE HAS BEEN HERE SINCE 23-9-1974, I SEE A BIG DIFFERENCE FROM THE LAST TIME I LOOKED AT HER AND SHE HAS MOVED CLOSER TO THE SHORE, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Thu Apr 17, 2014 1:18 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV BURHOUI, SAILING FROM AYR YESTERDAY.
Replies: 0
Views: 624

MV BURHOUI, SAILING FROM AYR YESTERDAY.

MV BURHOUI BUILT 1978 674 GRT,BUILT AT NEUE JADEWERFT WILHELMSHAVEN GERMANY, SAILING FROM AYR YESTERDAY WITH BAGED FERTILISER FOR ISLAY, STILL A GREAT LOOKING SHIP AND VERY HARD WORKED, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Wed Apr 16, 2014 5:33 pm
Forum: Shipping at Ayr and Troon
Topic: 16-04-2014 : Arriving at Ayr : M.V. WILSON CORK
Replies: 3
Views: 1673

Re: 16-04-2014 : Arriving at Ayr : M.V. WILSON CORK

M.V. WILSON CORK : IMO 9178460 : O.N. 733430 Flag : Barbados Port : Bridgetown GRT : 2,999 T DWT : 4,444 T Owners : Wilson Shipowning AS Builders : Slovenske Lodenice of Komarno, Slovakia (Yard Number 3009) 30-09-1997 : Keel laid down 04-06-1998 : Launched 27-09-1998 : Completed Built in 1998 as th...
by SHIPSFAN
Wed Apr 16, 2014 5:29 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: KINGSTON, AT TROON FEW YEARS BACK.
Replies: 0
Views: 532

KINGSTON, AT TROON FEW YEARS BACK.

THE SMALL SMART TUG KINGSTON BUILT 1962 113 GRT AT POLLOCK SHIPBUILDERS FAVERSHAM,SEEN SAILING FROM TROON AFTER DROPPING OF A BARGE, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Tue Apr 15, 2014 6:14 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV SHEARWATER, AT ARDROSSAN TODAY.
Replies: 0
Views: 711

MV SHEARWATER, AT ARDROSSAN TODAY.

THE 1968 BUILT DREDGER SHEARWATER 342 GRT BUILT AT HALL RUSSELL CO ABERDEEN, AT ARDROSSAN TODAY NOT LONG BEEN TAKEN OVER BY NEW OWNERS SO I WISH THEM LUCK WITH THE OLD GIRL, I HAVE SEEN HER IN MANY PORTS BUT THIS IS THE FIRST TIME AT ARDROSSAN, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Tue Apr 15, 2014 4:40 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: ASTUTE CLASS
Replies: 6
Views: 2276

Re: ASTUTE CLASS

riverman wrote:Outwards Rhu Narrows this morning.
VERY NICE PAUL,,BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Tue Apr 15, 2014 8:38 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: GLENCLOY
Replies: 2
Views: 1223

Re: GLENCLOY

yorkieman wrote:Some dramatic photos and account of the end of the former Ardrossan coaster GLENCLOY (ex SEA MAAS) can be seen here
http://7seasvessels.com/?p=147233
VERY SAD END TO A FINE LOOKING AND A HARD WORKED OLD SHIP, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Tue Apr 15, 2014 8:35 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: M.V. Wilson Gdynia - in trouble off Barra Head
Replies: 15
Views: 4085

Re: M.V. Wilson Gdynia - in trouble off Barra Head

Angus Mac Kinnon wrote:07:00 hours - Tuesday 15th April 2014

Just off Island Magee on the approach to Belfast Lough.
ON HER WAY IN NOW ANGUS,BALDER VIKING ON TH WAY BACK TO ABERDEEN, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Mon Apr 14, 2014 6:49 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: EIDE REX, X DUCHRAY AT CAIRNRYAN YESTERDAY
Replies: 1
Views: 794

EIDE REX, X DUCHRAY AT CAIRNRYAN YESTERDAY

THE FINE LOOKING TUG EIDE REX REG BERGEN BUILT 1975 AT ROB CALEDON DUNDEE AS DUCHRAY, GETTING READY TO SAIL BACK TO NORWAY WITH EIDE BARGE 28 SHE AND THE TUG STROT SLOVAAG BROUGHT THE NEW RAMP FOR NEW P&O BERTH AT CAIRNRYAN, THEY SAILED TODAY FOR HOYLANDSBYGD NORWAY, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Mon Apr 14, 2014 6:18 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: 3 RNLI BOATS AT GIRVAN YESTERDAY,
Replies: 0
Views: 591

3 RNLI BOATS AT GIRVAN YESTERDAY,

ROGER AND JOY FREEMAN 17-31
JIM MOFFAT 14-38
SYLVIA BURRELL 12-37

GOT THEM ON THE WAY BACK FROM CAIRNRYAN YESTERDAY, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Mon Apr 14, 2014 4:26 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: M.V. Wilson Gdynia - in trouble off Barra Head
Replies: 15
Views: 4085

Re: M.V. Wilson Gdynia - in trouble off Barra Head

Some good footage of the WILSON GDYNIA , taken from the attending Lifeboat, on the Ships Nostalgia site - by member 'Dolan'. No sign of either WILSON GDYNIA or the tug BALDER VIKING via AIS system this morning - so don't know how they are faring, if the tow has commenced, or where bound. HEADING FO...
by SHIPSFAN
Thu Apr 10, 2014 5:32 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV WILSON EMS, LOADED WITH COAL AT AYR.
Replies: 0
Views: 562

MV WILSON EMS, LOADED WITH COAL AT AYR.

MV WILSON EMS BUILT 1995 989 GRT, LOADED WITH A CARGO OF COAL BACK IN 2008, BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Thu Apr 10, 2014 5:07 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV WANI WILL,LOADING COAL AT AYR FEW YEARS BACK.
Replies: 0
Views: 558

MV WANI WILL,LOADING COAL AT AYR FEW YEARS BACK.

MV WANI WILL 1978 BUILT 2,020 GRT LOADING COAL AT AYR HARBOUR IN 2008 BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Sun Apr 06, 2014 12:24 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Scott Spirit.
Replies: 1
Views: 914

Re: Scott Spirit.

JohnH wrote:Outbound from Finart this afternoon sailing down a murky Firth of Clyde passing Dunoon.

John.
scottspirit.jpg
GREAT SHOT LAD,,BRIAN
by SHIPSFAN
Sat Apr 05, 2014 9:44 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV DYNA BULK, SAILING FROM AYR TODAY.
Replies: 0
Views: 472

MV DYNA BULK, SAILING FROM AYR TODAY.

MV DYNA BULK BT-1985 1,557 GRT, SAILING FROM AYR TODAY WITH A LOAD OF COAL FOR TYSSEDAL, A SMART STRONG LOOKING SHIP. BRIAN

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