No. 270 August 2012

August 2012

Front cover

P&O's 77,499 gt cruise ship Oceana leaving Southampton. The famous company is 175 years old in August.


P&O – 175th Anniversary
Cadets in Clover – Sea time on the Arcadia 1954
Memorable Ships – Canberra
Newbuild of the Month – S.A. Agulhas II
Port of Call – Lisbon
Forgotten Fleets – Trident Tankers
Victims of Atlantis – From the diary of Cadet Graeme Cubbin
Photo Gallery – P&O Passenger Ships
News Report – The latest news from around the world
Cruise News – Costa Concordia latest, Liverpool, Cunard’s Jubilee, etc.
Cruise Ships Ports of Call – Cruise ship calls around the UK
Ferry News – SeaFrance decision, Newbuild for Calmac, etc.
Readers’ Corner – Identify the Unknown Ship
Editor’s Mailbox – Readers’ letters
Book Reviews – P&O at 175, P&O – Across the Oceans Across the Years, The Maritime Paintings of Simon Fisher, Shipwrecks of the Cunard Line