The first P&O livery for the Dover crossings were imported from Normandy Ferries with their powder blue hulls and cream upperworks not unlike Maersk in the 50's and 60's. This is the Lion approaching Dover in 1984.
LION at Larne in early 1973, it was January/February but I've lost the exact date. Normally she did an overnight cargo run for Burns and Laird from Ardrossan to Larne and a daylight passenger/cargo sailing from Ardrossan to Belfast. As rarely seen most people were unaware she was a regular caller at