Must get into the habit of posting more regularly again. Here are some gems on Flickr from the Scottish Maritime Museum, based at Irvine, Scotland. Preview below is of the Steam Yacht Carola in the Crinan Canal.
Flickr: Scottish Maritime Museums Photostream.
An old British Pathé film from the Clyde:
SHIPS IN THE CLYDE aka CLYDE SHIPBUILDING
Nice selection of ships in stormy seas, taken from a French film, apparently.
P&O’s cruise ship Oriana at Greenock Ocean Terminal with Maersk Brooklyn in the background, and some of the Clyde Marine fleet in the Victoria Harbour in the foreground.
Calmac ferry, Lord of the Isles, approaching the Sound of Kerrera having sailed from the Isle of Colonsay.
Waverley sitting at Glasgow Science Centre, getting ready to sail on her first trip of the 2010 season to Oban.
A quick post with a photo from yesterday’s trip on the world’s last sea-going paddle steamer Waverley, on her first trip of the season from Glasgow to Oban. More to follow.