No. 311 January 2016

January 2016

Front cover

The British antarctic Expedition ship Ernest Shackleton. She was built in 1995 by Kvaerner Kleven at Leirvik, and now sails as Polar Queen.

Photo by Fotoflite


Memorable Ships – Kampala And Karanja

British Antarctic Survey Ships – The Ice Ships

Voyage Into Terror – The Regent Eagle

Command at Last – The Caledonia Star

Sir Donald Currie – Union-Castle Pioneer

Capt. Wm. Geoffrey Jameson’s Memoirs – 1941: Suncrest And Longwood

The Sugar Importer – A Voyage To Trinidad

Through The Eyes Of The Artist – Paddle Steamers

Port of Call – Poole

Forgotten Fleets – Turnbull, Scott and Co.

News Report – The Latest News From Around The World

Cruise News – Carnival Time In China, Seven Seas Launch

Cruise Ships Ports Of Call – Cruise Ship Calls Around The UK In January 2016

Ferry News – HSS – End Of An Era, New Arrivals On The Thames

Newbuild Of The Month – Norwegian Escape

Photo Gallery – Tugs on the Clyde

Readers’ Corner – Unknown Ship

Book Reviews – The Marine Art Of Harley Crossley, The Voyage Of The Golden Handshake, SS Pasteur/TS Bremen, Coast Line Key Ancestors