Harwich Ships

Posted in Site Updates on Tuesday, March 7th, 2017

The Fascinating History of the links between Harwich and the Continent, On the Harwich Ships Facebook page you can keep updated with some of the ships or today known as ferries which served the various routes from Parkeston Quay to the Continent.

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2 months ago
Other Shipping Lines

Lohengrin
Built. 1958 (IMO) 5210662
Yard. Roladwerft, Bremen
Class of Ship. Cargo ship
Length. 66.7
Gross Tonnage. 1070
Status. Scrapped 1989

Launched as Hermann Meyer-Gerhards (1958) Lohengrin ... See more

2 months ago
Fred Olson Lines

Bolero (1973)
Built. 1972 (IMO 7221433)
Yard. Dubigeon-Normandie S.A. Prairie au doc, Nantes
Route. Harwich- Kristiansand/Hamburg/Bremerhaven
Length. 141,46 m
Gross Tonnage. 11,344
Passengers. ... See more

2 months ago
On this day in Harwich Dovercourt and Parkeston

OTD 1983.
m.v Tor Scandinavia arrives from Gothenburg. built at a cost of £13 million, with accommodation of 722 cabins with private shower and toilet, a further 512 passengers could be accommodated ... See more

2 months ago
Harwich Dovercourt

Interview with David Stokes.

On leaving school in 1951, David began work as a deck boy on the ss Duke of York. After promotion to ordinary seaman, he was on the ship when it collided with the Haiti ... See more

3 months ago
Trinity House

THPV Pathfinder at Harwich, 24/10/85

(c) John Wray

3 months ago
Harbour Vessels

Moored at Harwich, 24/10/85.
Anyone know the name

(c) John Wray.

3 months ago
Fred Olson Lines

Loading Black Prince

3 months ago
Cruise Ships

Victoria

3 months ago
Officers & Crew

Trinity House ?
Can you put names to faces

3 months ago
Hoegh - Ugland

Autoroute (1983)
Built. 1979
IMO 7822079
Yard. Mitsui Tamano Engineering & Shipbuilding
Class of Ship. Vehicle carrier
Length. 99.99 m
Gross Tonnage. 2462
Trade car capacity. 695
Speed. 12.5 ... See more

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