No. 270 September 2012

September 2012

Front cover

The Trinity House tender Galatea.

Photo by Fotoflite


A Century of Basque Shipowners – The Sota and Aznar Families
Trinity House Vessels – The Keepers of the Sea
MacAndrews – The UK short-sea specialists
A Name Never to be Forgotten – Clyde
Memorable Ships – Santa Paula and Santa Rosa
Newbuild of the Month – RNLI Diamond Jubilee – Tamar Class Lifeboat
Port of Call – Greenock
Forgotten Fleets – Charles Hill & Sons – The Bristol City Line
Victims of Atlantis – From the diary of Cadet Graeme Cubbin
Photo Gallery – Valletta and Witherington & Everett
News Report – The latest news from around the world
Cruise News – Cunard returns, P&O Grand Event, etc.
Cruise Ships Ports of Call – Cruise ship calls around the UK
Ferry News – Eurotunnel buy SeaFrance, Barfleur to return, etc.
Readers’ Corner – Identify the Unknown Ship
Editor’s Mailbox – Readers’ letters
Book Reviews – Selandia, On a Cushion of Air, The Martingale Chronicles – part two, The Ship, The Lady and The Lake