A product of Denny, Dumbarton in 1929 she was built for the prestigious Golden Arrow service with luxury accommodation that apparently included a Palm Court.
3,100 gross tons, 341 foot x 45 foot with a service speed of 21 knots
In this rare view she is seen leaving Newhaven when her sailing was tr
South African Fishing vessel Rossmar in background.
During July / August 2008 I was agent for this vessel.
She has just returned to port after post drydocking trials.
What is not obvious is the paintwork on the port side has just been was damaged 1 day after completion when the
Three masted, iron ship built by Robert Duncan in 1874 for the Albion Line. 1,308 grt, 239.8ft x 36ft x 20.7ft (73,09m x 10,97m x 6.31m) She entered service in 1874 and was transferred to Shaw Savill et Albion on formation of the company in 1882. She made twenty-two voyages out to Ne