No. 285 November 2013

November 2013

Front cover

the 23,987gt Victorine of Cobelfret was built in 2000 by Kawasaki at Sakaide.

Photo by Dave Smith/


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The Browning – A Sunderland SD14
Cobelfret – European Ro-Ros and worldwide bulkers
RADAR – A Blue Star Line Conundrum
Sailing with Thos. & Jno. Brocklebank – The first deep sea shipping company in the world
Memorable Ships – See-Adler
Through the Eyes of the Artist – R Schmidt – Hamburg
Port of Call – Chatham
Forgotten Fleets – Richard Hughes & Co
Newbuild of the Month – Stavangerfjord
Photo Gallery – Butterworth and Tilbury
News Report – The latest news from around the world
Cruise News – Grand Mistral to Coast, P&O name game, Saga Problems, etc.
Cruise Ships Ports of Call – Cruise ship calls around the UK
Ferry News – Paddler on Parade, new Western Ferries ships named
Readers’ Corner – Identify the Unknown Ship
Editor’s Mailbox – Readers’ letters
Book Reviews – Clydebuilt Ships, Ferries of Denmark, Ferries 2014, The Evolution of the Trans-Atlantic Liner