HMS Astute

The troubled HMS Astute was spotted outbound 09 December and inbound 10 December by ClydeNavalGazing correspondent Neil L Robertson.

Ark Royal

The last visit of Ark Royal to the Clyde was captured by ClydeNavalGazing correspondent Doug Small, Langbank.

Sir John Murray

SEPA's scientific survey vessel Sir John Murray in Troon Harbour 24 November 2010.

Red Finess

Troon Tug Co. Ltd.'s Red Finess (ex SD Spaniel) in Troon Harbour 10 November 2010.


Coaster Kaami loading at Hunterston 24 November 2010. Unusually, on completion she then headed upstream, coals to Glasgow?

Two Hebrideans

Hebridean Princess laid up for the winter in JWD, with Hebridean Isles in the Garvel 21 November 2010.

Loch Dunvegan

Caledonian Macbrayne's Loch Dunvegan completing annual maintenance in JWD 21 November 2010.  It seems that the recent foul weather has delayed the painting of her car deck (completed now!).

Cromarty Queen

The new Cromarty - Nigg ferry Cromarty Queen in Cromarty Harbour 19 November 2010.

Maersk Advancer

Offshore tug Maersk Advancer off Invergordon 19 November 2010.

Maersk Dispatcher

Offshore tug Maersk Dispatcher inbound for Invergordon 19 November 2010.

Loch Dunvegan

Caledonian Macbrayne's Loch Dunvegan at the Wires 07 November 2010.


Container vessel Stadiongracht unloading at GOT 07 November 2010.


Tug Cyklop lying in JWD 07 November 2010.

HMS Smiter

Glasgow's Universities Squadron "Archer" Class patrol vessel HMS Smiter lying with the hook down off Kip 07 November 2010.


Caledonian Macbrayne's Coruisk completing overhaul in JWD 04 November 2010.

Alba Na Mara

Fisheries Research vessel Alba Na Mara in JWD 04 November 2010.

Sound of Shuna

Western Ferries' Sound of Shuna in JWD 04 November 2010.

SD Dependable

SD Dependable off Garvel 04 November 2010.

SD Tornado

SD Tornado off Garvel 04 November 2010.

HMS Astute

Astute's return to the Clyde was observed by ClydeNavalGazing correspondent Bill Dow.

HMS Astute
Toisa Daring
HMS Shoreham

Maersk Maryland

Container vessel Maersk Maryland lying off Largs 31 October 2010.

Grace Ritchie

Grace Ritchie looks in great nick 31 October 2010.


Bulk carrier Manasota unloading at Hunterston 31 October 2010.

Leo Felicity

Bulk carrier Leo Felicity unloading at Hunterston in the autumn sunshine 24 October 2010.

Loch Linnhe

Caledonian Macbrayne's Loch Linnhe lying at Largs waiting for annual overhaul at Ardmaleish 24 October 2010.

Ronja Viking

Live fish carrier Ronja Viking was assisted from the Garvel back into JWD 22 October 2010.

Clyde Marine tugs

Beaver Bay and Boojum Bay assisting Ronja Viking from the Garvel 22 October 2010.

Loch Nevis

Caledonian Macbrayne's Loch Nevis fresh from the Garvel lying in JWD 22 October 2010.

SD Kyle of Lochalsh

SD Kyle of Lochalsh in JWD 22 October, last seen here.


Patrol vessel Scarborough (CG51) built by BAE for Trinidad and Tobago receives personnel from Cruiser before leaving for Portsmouth 08 October 2010.


Svitzer tug Anglegarth inbound (attached!)  14 October 2010.

Ayton Cross

Svitzer tug Ayton Cross heads upriver 14 October 2010.

Svitzer Milford

Svitzer tug Svitzer Milford heading upriver 14 October 2010.


Bulk carrier Anemona inbound 14 October 2010.

SD Melton

Fleet tender SD Melton lying in JWD 14 October 2010.  Last seen 13 May 2008.

HMS Tyne

River class patrol vessel HMS Tyne (P281) off Greenock 14 October 2010.

Loch Dunvegan

Caledonian Macbrayne's Loch Dunvegan waits at Colintraive 08 October 2010.

Iron Brooke

Bulk carrier Iron Brooke inbound with Svitzer Milford moving in and Anglegarth at the back door 06 October 2010.

HMS Sutherland

Type 23 frigate HMS Sutherland (F81) in the Largs Channel 09 October 2010.


Caledonian Macbrayne's Bute punches into the brisk sou' easter 08 October 2010.

Canopus J

Regular visitor Canopus J inbound behind Argyle 08 October 2010.


A fresh looking Saturn waiting for the call to replace Jupiter on the Gourock - Dunoon service (allegedly permanently, or at least for as long as the existing tender lasts) 05 October 2010.

SD Eva

Serco's unusual passenger transfer vessel SD Eva in JWD 05 October 2010.

SD Raasay

Multicat SD Raasay (2010 vintage) lying in JWD 05 October 2010.  A fair distance from Kyle......