BBC Chile

Antigua and Barbudan registered "multipurpose tweendecker" BBC Chile loading wind turbine parts for Canada at Campbeltown 23 May 2008. More details of BBC Chile can be found here.


Container vessel Tistedal slips downsteam heading for Skogn 21 May 2008.


Historic Dutch tug Holland captured off Campbeltown 14 May 2008. The history of this veteran can be found here.

Rita Sibum

Container vessel Rita Sibum heads down river with Caledonian Macbrayne's Loch Shira in the foreground 20 May 2008.


To put them in perspective- Selandia and Aegean Princess 20 May 2008.


Bulk carrier Selandia takes bunkers from Aegean Princess before heading for Portland.

Aegean Princess

Bunker tanker Aegean Princess lies at anchor awaiting the arrival of bulk carrier Selandia with Caledonian Macbrayne's Bute passing.

Genmar Harriet G

Tanker Genmar Harriet G lies in Irvine Bay en route to Finnart 19 May 2008. Finnart has been a busy place this last week!


Bulk carrier Alkman leaving Hunterston assisted by Kindeace and Svitzer Mallaig 18 May 2008.


Tanker Kraslava takes bunkers from Aegean Princess 18 May 2008.

RNLB Ernest and Mary Shaw

RNLB Ernest and Mary Shaw caught at Fort Augustus en route from survey at Buckie April 2008.

Sara Maatje VII

Dutch registered workboat Sara Maatje VII leading SD Kyle of Lochalsh towards the Skye Bridge with Range vessel SD Warden lying at Kyle of Lochalsh 15 May 2008. More details of the Sara Maatje VII can be found here.

Loch Striven

Caledonian Macbrayne's Loch Striven leaves Sconser bound for Raasay 14 May 2008.

RNLB Stanley Watson Barker

RNLB Stanley Watson Barker lying in Portree Bay 14 May 2008.

Anglian Prince

Maritime and Coastguard Agency "Emergency towing vessel" Anglian Prince lying in Portree Bay 14 May 2008.


Caledonian Macbrayne's Hebrides approaching Uig 14 May 2008.

Lord of the Glens

Cruise ship Lord of the Glens lying at Kyle of Lochalsh 13 May 2008.

Grip Superior

Live fish carrier Grip Superior lying at Kyle of Lochalsh 13 May 2008.

Ronja Commander

Norwegian registered live fish carrier Ronja Commander approaching Kyle of Lochalsh 13 May 2008.

SD Melton

Tug SD Melton approaching Kyle of Lochalsh 13 May 2008.

SD Tornado

Torpedo Recovery vessel SD Tornado passes tug SD Kyle of Lochalsh under the Skye Bridge 13 May 2008.

Hebridean Princess

Cruise ship Hebridean Princess lying at Armadale 13 May 2008.


Caledonian Macbrayne's Lochnevis arriving at Mallaig 13 May 2008.


Caledonian Macbrayne's Coruisk arrives at Mallaig 13 May 2008.

RNLB Henry Alston Hewat

RNLB Henry Alston Hewat lying at Mallaig 13 May 2008.


Northwest Marine's MV Headcorn and Multicat, last seen in Ardrossan lying at the North Pier, Oban 12 May 2008. They are employed in laying moorings at Oban Yacht Club.


Caledonian Macbrayne's Raasay returning to Oban from relief duties 12 May 2008.

RNLB Mora Edith Macdonald

RNLB Mora Edith Macdonald in Oban Bay 12 May 2008.


Caledonian Macbrayne's Lord of the Isles in the Sound of Kerrera heading for Colonsay 11 May 2008.


Caledonian Macbrayne's Clansman passes Loch Fyne in the Sound of Mull 11 May 2008.

Loch Linnhe

Caledonian Macbrayne's Loch Linnhe returning to Tobermory following relief duties at Iona 11 May 2008.


Caledonian Macbrayne's Raasay on relief duties on the Kilchoan - Tobermory run 11 May 2008.

Spirit of Fairbridge

Spirit of Fairbridge last seen in James Watt dock in Greenock, sailing in the Sound of Mull 11 May 2008.

Elizabeth G

Passenger Cruiser Elizabeth G leaves Oban in the evening sunshine 10 May 2008. More details can be found here.


Caledonian Macbrayne's Eigg arrives at Oban from Lismore 10 May 2008.

Isle of Mull

Caledonian Macbrayne's Isle of Mull leaves the new (no.2) berth at Oban bound for Craignure 10 May 2008.


The oldest steam powered Clyde Puffer Maggie VIC 27 (ex Auld Reekie and Vital Spark) lying at Ardrishaig 10 May 2008. I hope that the funds can be found for her renovation soon!

M/S Stockholm

M/S Stockholm lying off Campbeltown 11 May 2008. M/S Stockholm is operated by Origo Expeditions ( who operate passenger expeditions. M/S Stockholm was launched in 1953 and has the highest ice enforcement rating available, being designed for operations in the Baltic. The Company proudly declare "Origo Expeditions brings you to the most remote places on earth, where only a few or no people have been before." Campbeltown?

Loch Buie

Caledonian Macbrayne's Loch Buie arrives at Oban enroute from Corpach to Fionnphort after repairs 10 May 2008.

HMS Bangor

RN minesweeper HMS Bangor M109 lies at Oban's North pier while Caledonian Macbrayne's Isle of Mull heads for Craignure and Loch Tarsan sits at anchor 10 May 2008.

Glen Tarsan

The Majestic Line's Glen Tarsan cruise vessel lying in Oban Bay 10 May 2008.

Vic 32

Puffer VIC 32 lying at Ardrishaig 10 May 2008.

Grace Ritchie

Grace Ritchie passing Cloch lighthhouse 10 May 2008.


French naval vessel Lion A755, passing Western Ferries' Sound of Scarba 10 May 2008.


French minesweeper Thetis (A785) passes Western Ferries' Sound of Shuna 10 May 2008.