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  1. Ship Research
    My dad was Bill Pascoe, relieving master on the four William Cory and Bros iron ore ships and sometimes also on the two tankers. They went to Murmansk quite a bit. I'd like to know: what were conditions like when ships docked in Murmansk in that period? Dad told me stories of those days - but...
  2. A Lull at Murmansk

    A Lull at Murmansk

    There must have been periods between raids, but little rest for the cargo handlers. W/C 15” X11”
  3. HMS Speedwell

    HMS Speedwell

    HALCYON class minesweeper HMS SPEEDWELL built 1935. On 17 January 1942 SPEEDWELL stood by ss HARMATRIS after she had been torpedoed during Arctic Convoy PQ8 and assisted in towing her into comparative safety in Murmansk.
  4. HMS Speedwell

    HMS Speedwell

    HALCYON class minesweeper HMS SPEEDWELL built 1935. On 17 January 1942 SPEEDWELL stood by ss HARMATRIS after she had been torpedoed during Arctic Convoy PQ8 and assisted in towing her into comparative safety in Murmansk.
  5. Murmansk School

    Murmansk School

    Last year I was approached by Katya, a Teacher in a School in Murmansk. She asked if I could help her with some of my paintings of Russian Convoys, for a project she was doing with her pupils for the School Museum. She contacted me through the Dervish75 events which Greta and I Attended. Some of you
  6. Light Cruiser MURMANSK

    Light Cruiser MURMANSK

    70°38'11.88"N 21°57'16.72"E dated 21st May 2013. Please refer to other posts for the wreck story. The location of the wrecked Soviet Light Cruiser MURMANSK after she had been broken up. The 'dry dock' created by enclosing the ship with a man made wall has been breached and the water level equalis
  7. Light Cruiser MURMANSK

    Light Cruiser MURMANSK

    Murmansk was a light cruiser project no. 68-bis (designated the Sverdlov class by NATO) of the Soviet and later the Russian Navy's Northern Fleet. She was laid down in Severodvinsk in 1953 and commissioned on 22 September 1955. Murmansk joined the 2nd Cruiser Division on the division's formation in
  8. Light Cruiser MURMANSK

    Light Cruiser MURMANSK

    Murmansk was a light cruiser project no. 68-bis (designated the Sverdlov class by NATO) of the Soviet and later the Russian Navy's Northern Fleet. She was laid down in Severodvinsk in 1953 and commissioned on 22 September 1955. Murmansk joined the 2nd Cruiser Division on the division's formation in
  9. Light Cruiser MURMANSK

    Light Cruiser MURMANSK

    Murmansk was a light cruiser project no. 68-bis (designated the Sverdlov class by NATO) of the Soviet and later the Russian Navy's Northern Fleet. She was laid down in Severodvinsk in 1953 and commissioned on 22 September 1955. Murmansk joined the 2nd Cruiser Division on the division's formation in
  10. Light Cruiser MURMANSK

    Light Cruiser MURMANSK

    Murmansk was a light cruiser project no. 68-bis (designated the Sverdlov class by NATO) of the Soviet and later the Russian Navy's Northern Fleet. She was laid down in Severodvinsk in 1953 and commissioned on 22 September 1955. Murmansk joined the 2nd Cruiser Division on the division's formation in
  11. Light Cruiser MURMANSK

    Light Cruiser MURMANSK

    Murmansk (Russian: Мурманск) was a light cruiser project no. 68-bis (designated the Sverdlov class by NATO) of the Soviet and later the Russian Navy's Northern Fleet. She was laid down in Severodvinsk in 1953 and commissioned on 22 September 1955. Murm
  12. Murmansk

    Murmansk

    Cruiser Murmansk 68-b (1955) (S 1:100)
  13. Murmansk trawler, 8348

    Murmansk trawler, 8348

    Seen in Tórshavn 2000. What a color??
  14. Kapitan Gorbachev, Murmansk

    Kapitan Gorbachev, Murmansk

    Seen in Tórshavn yesterday. One of the Moonzund series built in Stralsund, late 80'ies
  15. Severnaja Okean, Murmansk

    Severnaja Okean, Murmansk

    Severnaja Okean (Northern ocean) from Murmansk. Seen in Tórshavn, Faeroe Islands, 22.06.2009. Hasn't it a peculiar 'box-shaped' hull?
  16. Jupiter

    Jupiter

    Russian freighter Jupiter of Murmansk at Skála
  17. Kapitan Morgun, Murmansk

    Kapitan Morgun, Murmansk

    Seen i Tórshavn today, transloading frozen cargo into 'Sunny Lisa' of Belize.
  18. Kapitan Morgun, Murmansk

    Kapitan Morgun, Murmansk

    Seen in Tórshavn transloading into 'Sunny Lisa' of Belize. Kap Morgun built in Ukraine 1996
  19. Jupiter

    Jupiter

    Jupiter, Murmansk Seen off Tórshavn today, presumeably waiting for cargo of fish from the other russians nearby.
  20. Dimitry Pokramovich, M-0013, Murmansk

    Dimitry Pokramovich, M-0013, Murmansk

    Seen off Torshavn in Nólsoyarfjørdur 19. dec. 2008
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