No. 326 April 2017

April 2017

Front cover

The 43,717gt bulk carrier AP Argosy of Atlantska Plovidba was built in 2012 by Jiangsu Eastern at Jingjiang.
See article - Atlanska Plovidba.

Photo by Fotoflite


Memorable Ships – Ocean Monarch

Atlanska Plovidba – The Atlantic Navigation Co. Ltd.

British Merchant Ships lost in – April 1917

Heat from cold – A brief history of Shell’s early involvement in the transportation of LNG

The Troopship Dilwara

Through the eyes of the artist – London River – Part Six

Port of Call – Melbourne

Forgotten Fleets – Thor Dahl of Sandefjord

News Report – The latest news from around the world

Cruise News – Marco Polo to be withdrawn, Third ship for Viking

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

Ferry News – Mid-Solent ferry drama, Newbuilds for Balearia

Newbuild of the month – Megastar

Photo of the Month – Tilbury in October 1967

Editor’s Mailbox

Readers’ Corner – Identify the Unknown Ship

Book Reviews – St Helena, Holland America Liners 1950-2015, Scottish Lighthouses, Coasters of the 1970s