No. 309 November 2015

November 2015

Front cover

The 14,155gt Coral of Louis Cruise Lines was built in 1971 by Rotterdam Dry Dock as the Cunard Adventurer. She was broken up at Alang in January 2014.


FREE Ferries Supplement with this issue.

Memorable Ships – Hilary, Hildebrand and Hubert

Louis Cruise Lines – Cruising from the land of Aphrodite

Capt. William Geoffrey Jameson’s Memoirs – 1940: Ashcrest and Suncrest

Le Nouveau France

The Tyrone – Tales around the World

Through the eyes of the artist – South America part 4: North & South American Lines

Port of Call – Liverpool

Forgotten Fleets – Currie Line of Leith

News Report – The latest news from around the world

Cruise News – New Terminal for London, MSC to China

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

Ferry News – MyFerryLink dispute, resolved, New eco orders

Newbuild of the month – RNLI All-Weather Lifeboat Centre

Photo Gallery – Ro-Ros at Genoa and British Freighters in the Thames

Editor’s Mailbox – Readers’ Letters

Readers’ Corner – Identify the Unknown Ship

Book Reviews – Dunkirk Little Ships, Classic Dutch-built Coasters, Polar Voyages, Voices from the Carpathia