No. 302 April 2015

April 2015

Front cover

The ferry Princess Patricia was operated by Canadian Pacific on the West coast service. She was also chartered to Princess Cruises for their inaugural cruises.

Photo by Michael Tootill


Memorable Ships – The Lady Boats

The ‘Pacific’ Cargo-Liners of Furness Line – The iron ships

Ferries of the Eastern Canadian Seaboard – C.T.M.A. and Marine atlantic

The Pacific Trade ‘Wood Ships’ of Canadian Pacific – From 1966 to 1981

Through the eyes of the artist – Canadian Services

Port of Call – Vancouver

Forgotten Fleets – Canadian Pacific Steamships

News Report – The latest news from around the world

Cruise News – Seven Sea Explorer ceremony, Boudicca problems and more

Cruise Ships Ports of Call – Cruise ship calls around the UK in April 2015

Ferry News – Ferry operation for sale, New role for Sirena Seaways, etc

Newbuild of the month – Ark Dania and Ark Germania

Photo Gallery – Montréal and the Great Lakes vessels

Editor’s Mailbox – Readers’ Letters

Readers’ Corner – Unknown Ship

Book Reviews – Her Home the Antarctic, The Second World War at Sea in Photographs – 1939, Paddle Steamers at War – 1914-18, By Ro-Ro to the Baltic