Shipping T&Y October 2014
No. 296 October 2014

October 2014

Front cover

The 7,392gt reefer Chiquita Amata was built in 1991 at the Gdansk yard in Poland.

Photo by Fotoflite


American Reefers – United Fruit, Standard Fruit and Dole Fresh Fruits
Intended Ocean Liners  – The ships that never were
The Devastating Power of Steam – Fire tube boiler failures
HMS Conway – As I knew her
The Voyage of the Seatown – A tanker owned by D.K. Ludwig
Early Car Ferry Services – Cars across the Channel
Memorable Ships – Brasil and Argentina
Through the Eyes of the Artist – Dutch Shipping Lines (part two)
Port of Call – Salvador da Bahia
Forgotten Fleets – South America Saint Line
Newbuild of the Month – MV Deep Helder
Photo Gallery – Malaga and Thames Shipping
News Report – The latest news from around the world
Cruise News – St Petersburg boom, Costa Concordia finale, etc.
Cruise Ships Ports of Call – Cruise ship calls around the UK
Ferry News – Condor charter two, Poole – Gijon to end
Readers’ Corner – Identify the Unknown Ship
Editor’s Mailbox – Readers’ letters
Book Reviews – Creating Global Opportunities, Pacific S.N. Co, By Steamer to the Ayrshire Coast, RMS Queen Mary 2