Photographs of Ships and Boats, mainly from Southampton Water but some from far flung places.
 

News and Info

26
September
2019
Last arrival of a container ship on the AEX route. HYUNDAI CONFIDENCE arrived and there appears to be no more due on that route.
Tags: Southampton Route AEX HYUNDAI CONFIDENCE Container Ship

21
August
2019
Conatiner ship CMA CGM FORT FLEUR DEPEE (36946/19 IMO 9809851) made her maiden call to Southampeon on an ADHOC container service.
Tags: Southampton Maiden Call CMA CGM Container Ship

9
August
2019
P&O Cruises' Oriana (69840/95 IMO 9050137) arrived at Southampton for the last time. She was renamed as Piano Land and sailed for her new owners Well Star Travel Cruises on the 16th August.
Tags: Southampton P&O Ctuises Oriana Well Star Travel Cruises Piano Land Renamed

5
August
2019
Visitor to Southampton on route AL5, Container Ship VECCHIO BRIDGE (IMO 9293454) has been renamed LILA LONDON and is due into Southampton for the first time with her new name.
Tags: Southampton Container Ship AL5 VECCHIO BRIDGE LILA LONDON

4
August
2019
According to the DP World website CMA CGM ARGENTINA is due into Southampton on route NEU4I. This will be her maiden call to Southampton.
Tags: Southampton Maiden Call CMA CGM CMA CGM ARGENTINA Route NEU4I

21
June
2019
ARKLOW CLIFF (2999/17 IMO 9757125) made her Maiden Call to Southampton.
Tags: Southampton Maiden Call Arklow Shipping ARKLOW CLIFF

13
June
2019
ex-Wightlink Ferry, St Cecilia (now called Nando Murrau) leaves the Solent for the last time. Destination Sardinia.
Tags: Southampton Wightlink St Cecilia Nando Murrau

15
May
2019
ONE AQUILA (145647/18 IMO 9806043) made her maiden call to Southampton.
Tags: Southampton Container Ship ONE AQUILA maiden call

14
April
2019
YM WISDOM (150000/19 IMO9757216) is due in Southampton according to the DP World website. This will be her maiden call
Tags: Southampton Maiden Call Container Ship YM WISDOM

27
March
2019
A new container route started in Southampton. Called RFS4 it seems to have two ships on the route, ALEXANDER B (14072/06 IMO 9328649) and ESCAPE (17368/11 IMO 9491501) with each calling every other week and departing to Rotterdam.
Tags: Southampton Container Ship Route RFS4 ALEXANDER B ESCAPE

17
March
2019
ONE GRUS (150000/19 IMO 9806067) is due according to the DP World website. This will be her maiden call.
Tags: Southampton Maiden Call ONE GRUS ONE

11
March
2019
General Cargo Ship SCOT NAVIGATOR (2571/17 IMO 9820348) made her maiden call to Southampton
Tags: Southampton Maiden Call General Cargo SCOT NAVIGATOR

19
February
2019
Red Funnels latest vessel RED KESTREL entered the water for the first time after spending the last year in construction on dry land.
Tags: Southampton Red Funnel RED KESTREL

13
February
2019
CMA CGM FORT DE FRANCE (38000/18 IMO 9809825) arrived in Southampton. This was her maiden call to Southampton.
Tags: Southampton Maiden Call Containership CMA CGM CMA CGM FORT DE FRANCE

8
February
2019
K-Line vehicle carrier VICTORIA HIGHWAY (75528/18 IMO 9827255) made her maiden call to Southampton
Tags: Southampton Maiden Call K Line Victoria Highway Vehicle Carrier

1
February
2019
NYK WREN (145251/18 IMO 9784776) made her maiden call to Southampton.
Tags: Southampton Maiden Call NYK WREN Container Ship

26
January
2019
NORDMAPLE (28433/18) IMO 9802504 makes her maiden call to Southampton operating an Adhoc Container Ship visit.
Tags: Southampton Container Ship Maiden Call NORMAPLE

25
January
2019
Last day of service for Wightlink of their ferry St Cecilia
Tags: Portsmouth Wightlink St Cecilia IOW Ferry

22
January
2019
NYK SWAN (144277/17) IMO 9741437 Arrived in Southampton. This was her maiden call.
Tags: Southampton Container Ship Maiden Call NYK SWAN

13
January
2019
OLYMPIAN HIGHWAY (75185/17 IMO 9757993) made her maiden call to Southampton
Tags: Southampton Vehicle Carrier Maiden Call OLYMPIAN HIGHWAY