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Search: Posts Made By: The Loftsman
Forum: Ship Research 10th August 2019, 13:52
Replies: 95
Views: 74,357
Posted By The Loftsman
For research on ships built at Leith

A great start for anyone looking for ships built at Leith

Also the Blog at https://leithbuiltships.blogspot.com/
Forum: Books, Magazines, TV, Video & Publications 10th August 2019, 13:23
Replies: 0
Views: 341
Posted By The Loftsman
Leith-Built Ships Vol. I They Once Were Shipbuilders

After a great many years at last a great first in the series on the maritime shipbuilding heritage of the Port of Leith.
The details of the book can be found at the publisher’s website as follows-...
Forum: Ellerman 8th November 2012, 21:33
Replies: 1
Views: 1,386
Posted By The Loftsman
Arcadian and the Whale Cargo

Hi all,
Been a while since i have managed to get back onto this great site and I have a request for help about a voyage carried out on Arcadian and i quote the request below, many thanks

Hello,...
Forum: Royal Navy 9th June 2012, 21:18
Replies: 3
Views: 1,307
Posted By The Loftsman
Hms Herald

Hi George,
Did you ever get around to finding the photo's of the HERALD that i may be able to use on my website,

Cheers
Forum: Ship Research 29th April 2012, 01:24
Replies: 2
Views: 1,276
Posted By The Loftsman
Mv Hero

Thanks,
Will have another look at the site.

cheers

The Loftsman
Forum: Elder Dempster 29th April 2012, 01:22
Replies: 3
Views: 1,470
Posted By The Loftsman
Speedway picture

Thanks Derek,
This picture has me a bit confused as the Speedway was a bit different at the stern and also had twin funnels aft, makes me think was this a conversion that she under went although i...
Forum: Elder Dempster 23rd April 2012, 21:28
Replies: 3
Views: 1,470
Posted By The Loftsman
Speedway

Hi,
Looking for info on this ship built at the Leith Shipyards of Henry Robb, she was re-named while still fitting out I believe to the CLEARWAY (II) to avoid any confusion with a German built Ro-Ro...
Forum: Ship Research 23rd April 2012, 21:14
Replies: 2
Views: 1,276
Posted By The Loftsman
M.v.hero

Hi All,
Looking for photo's if poss and info on the M.V.HERO built at the Leith Shipyards of Henry Robb Ship No 511 ordered by Ellerman Wilson Line & DFDS (UK) Ltd, I have some info on her on the...
Forum: Ellerman 23rd April 2012, 21:07
Replies: 189
Views: 45,420
Posted By The Loftsman
Elerman Wilson Ships

Hi BaileyBloke,
Would appreciate your help with photo's and or stories on the following ships built for Ellerman Wilson and Papayanni Lines, all built at the Leith Shipyards of Henry Robb, photos...
Forum: Ellerman 23rd April 2012, 20:51
Replies: 5
Views: 2,764
Posted By The Loftsman
FLAMINIAN New Bow!

Thanks all,
Now have her story on the website.

Cheers
Forum: Royal Navy 23rd April 2012, 20:47
Replies: 9
Views: 2,967
Posted By The Loftsman
Hi, The Leith Shipyards of Henry Robb built all...

Hi,
The Leith Shipyards of Henry Robb built all eight of the BUSTLER Class tugs during WW II
...
Forum: Royal Navy 23rd April 2012, 20:41
Replies: 3
Views: 1,307
Posted By The Loftsman
Hms Herald

Hi Georgezx9,
I have just sent you a p.m. and thanks for your help

Cheers
Forum: Ship Research 21st April 2012, 10:54
Replies: 91
Views: 15,988
Posted By The Loftsman
Hi Captain Dag, Take a quick look at some of...

Hi Captain Dag,
Take a quick look at some of the smaller cargo ships built for Ellerman Wilson Line at the Leith Shipyards of Henry Robb, the link is here
...
Forum: Royal Navy 21st April 2012, 10:43
Replies: 3
Views: 1,307
Posted By The Loftsman
Hms Herald

Hi,
Looking for any photographs and or stories from anyone who served on HMS HERALD, we have now reached her pages on the website about all the ships built at the Leith Shipyards of Henry Robb (Robb...
Forum: Model Ships 16th April 2012, 11:14
Replies: 20
Views: 3,652
Posted By The Loftsman
This is a superb model, of a ship that was built...

This is a superb model, of a ship that was built at the Leith Shipyards of Henry Robb.
Forum: Ship Research 16th April 2012, 11:05
Replies: 0
Views: 843
Posted By The Loftsman
Tanker-PORT TUDY

Hi all,
Calling on the collective expertise on this forum for info on a small tanker called the PORT TUDY built at the Leith Shipyards of Henry Robb by that time called Robb Caledon.
She was an...
Forum: Royal Navy 6th April 2012, 19:55
Replies: 3
Views: 1,380
Posted By The Loftsman
Hi, We have some photos and info on HMS...

Hi,
We have some photos and info on HMS ENGADINE on the www.leithshipyards.com site where the ENGADINE was built.
Forum: Ellerman 20th January 2012, 01:08
Replies: 18
Views: 7,436
Posted By The Loftsman
Rialto

Sorry Puffin,
How could i forget, thanks for the info.

Cheers
Forum: Ship Research 16th November 2011, 18:38
Replies: 8
Views: 2,831
Posted By The Loftsman
Abeille No8

Hi David,
Seen that the early ones where not the ones I was looking for, and wondered about the others as one has a pretty modern building in the background, will check out the lead you have...
Forum: Ellerman 11th November 2011, 21:46
Replies: 18
Views: 7,436
Posted By The Loftsman
Thanks for the reply's and I shall be in touch...

Thanks for the reply's and I shall be in touch when i can
Forum: Ship Research 11th November 2011, 21:43
Replies: 8
Views: 2,831
Posted By The Loftsman
Thanks Jimmy, Now have some pictures,just need...

Thanks Jimmy,
Now have some pictures,just need to do some more research on when she was bombed and by which air force.

Cheers
Forum: Ship Research 11th November 2011, 21:33
Replies: 8
Views: 2,831
Posted By The Loftsman
Thanks Ted

Ted,
Just what i required, I thought something like this had to have happened to her, but as ever when I need info I ask here and there is always an answer, Brilliant.(Applause)

Cheers
Forum: Ellerman 5th November 2011, 17:43
Replies: 5
Views: 2,764
Posted By The Loftsman
M.v.flaminian

Hi All,
Looking for some help on one of the old Ellerman ships built at the Leith Shipyards of Henry Robb the FLAMINIAN which i have seen some photo's of with damage to her bow it looks as if it may...
Forum: Ship Research 5th November 2011, 17:20
Replies: 8
Views: 2,831
Posted By The Loftsman
ABEILLE NO 8-Looking for help

Hello All,
During my building of the website to feature all the ships built at the Leith Shipyards of Henry Robb i am looking for any info on a tug built and launched at the yard in 1936 for the...
Forum: Ship Research 5th November 2011, 17:11
Replies: 2
Views: 670
Posted By The Loftsman
Hi Danny, I too am looking for info on her,...

Hi Danny,
I too am looking for info on her, only got a little on her at my website with some pictures kindly donated from the good folks here at ships nostalgia
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