julian anstis
14th April 2005, 19:06
HEBRIDEAN PRINCESS built as a small car and passenger ferry in 1964 at Aberdeen as COLUMBA. Since converted to a luxury cruise ship and reputed to be the worlds smallest 5 star rated cruise ship with 38 crew and 50 passenger's. Seen visiting Avonmouth in 1998.
photo courtesy of P.W.Hobday.

14th April 2005, 20:38
She used to undertake her winter mini-refit at Priors Shipyard in Great Yarmouth but this winter she went to Lowestoft to have the work done as Priors is now derelict.

22nd June 2005, 12:02
the princess is currently back on her summer schedule and will this year be also taking in the manchester ship canal and the fjords of norway as new destinations for this unique small cruise liner.