Ships and shipping, page 2
Mersey and docks
crude oil tanker Anna Knutsen heading for Tranmere oil
Pioneer is assisted out of
Alfred lock, Birkenhead by tugs Zeebrugge and Smit Waterloo,
Before the Liverpool cruise
terminal was active the visiting vessels anchored out in the
river. A shuttle service to the Pier Head was provided
by Mersey Ferries. Royal Iris is seen here tendering
The last of the Isle of
Man's classic ships 'Lady of Man' seen in 2002.
Kapitan Mironov makes its way
through the Liverpool docks system assisted by tug Canada.
Norse Merchant were
forerunners to Stena line on services to Ireland, although
today only Belfast is served.
Surely the ugliest ships afloat are these
monster car carriers? Asian Empire seen in April 2002.
Hannah seen on a very windy
day off New Brighton.
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