Tuesday, 17 February 2015

Motur tug 'Volunteer'

On Sunday I took the preserved tug back to her homeport of Bristol after much effort by her owner to save her since discovering her in Whitehaven over 6 years ago. Here's a bit of video of her on the passage leg from Cardiff to Bristol.

Sunday, 8 February 2015


Red Jet 4 inbound to Southampton on Friday.


Oriana's new funnel. 

Tug Wyestorm at work

Sunday, 1 February 2015

Newlyn slipway

Two similar pictures but over 30 years between them. The top picture is of Elizabeth Ann  Webster taken by my late Grandfather W.T.Collard and the bottom picture is of Excellent on the slip in Newlyn taken in approx 2000 by me.

Fishing Vessel 'Excellent' PZ513

Currently being marketed for sale by her owners. See here!