No. 322 December 2016

December 2016

Front cover

The 3,009gt ferry St. Faith was built in 1990 by Cochranes at Selby and operates on the Portsmouth to Fishbourne service.

Photo by Andrew Cooke


Memorable Ships – Romney, Raeburn, Raphael and Ronsard

D’Amico Bros. of Italy – A worldwide shipping empire

British Merchant Ships lost in December 1916

Shanghai Charade – The Chefoo

Interview – Kitack Lim, Secretary general of the IMO

Through the eyes of the artist – London River (Part Two)

Port of Call – Portsmouth

Forgotten Fleets – Larrinaga Line

News Report – The latest news from around the world

Cruise News – NCL celebrates, Panama Canal transits

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

Ferry News – DFDS celebrates, Calmac mishap

Newbuild of the month – Industrial Skipper

Photo of the Month – Wellington Star

Readers’ Corner – Unknown Ship

Book Reviews – Cruise Ships of the Mersey, The Ships of Ellis Island, In Fingal’s Wake, Down by the Markes