No. 320 October 2016

October 2016

Front cover

The 81,151gt Bavang of Klaveness was built in 1996 by Hyundai at Ulsan. From 2003 she operated as Anagel Legend before arriving at Chittagong on 27th February 2016 to be broken up.

Photo by Fotoflite


Memorable Ships – Galileo Galilei and Guglielmo Marconi

Klavenes of Oslo – Two centuries of a family of shipowners

British Merchant Ships lost in October 1916

Voyage with Brocklebanks – To India on SS Maihar – Part Two

Through the eyes of the artist – West Indies – Part Three

Port of Call – Colombo

Forgotten Fleets – Coast Lines – Part One

News Report The latest news from around the world

Cruise News – Crystal pull out of United States Project, NCL Changes

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

Ferry News – Newbuilds for New York, Cross-Channel Security Measures

Newbuild of the month – Island Flyer and Solent Flyer

Photo of the Month – Isle of Mull and Clansman

Readers’ Corner – Unknown Ship

Book Reviews – Swinging the Lamp, Great Mediterranean Passenger Ships, Cochrane Shipbuilders – Volume 3, Great Passenger Ships 1930-1940