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Coaster JOHANNE on slow approach to the port of Ipswich 17/3/20.

Coaster Johanne heads up the river orwell and with Lingedijk still berthing at the port of Ipswich, the vessel slows down on approach and under the Orwell Bridge. Filmed by…

Coaster LINGEDIJK sailing up the Orwell towards Ipswich 17/3/20.

89.95m length Lingedijk heads up the River Orwell and passes under the Orwell Bridge for the port of Ipswich. Filmed by Paul Hiett

AASLI – General cargo ship outbound from Ipswich 11/3/20

General cargo ship AASLI passes through Harwich Harbour after departing the port of Ipswich. Filmed by Paul Hiett

Sarah-B arrives for Ipswich on breezy Sunday, 1 March 2020

With a 25 to 30 knot WSW breeze blowing across Harwich Harbour as she arrives, general cargo vessel Sarah-B passes through on her way to the River Orwell and the…

General cargo ship AST MALTA sailing up the River Orwell for Ipswich 14/2/20

99.63m length coaster AST MALTA heads up the River Orwell on a grey Friday afternoon.Just after 4pm she sails under the Orwell Bridge and heads into the ABP port of…

Coaster FAST WIL passing through Harwich Harbour outbound from Mistley, 5/2/20

After departing Mistley and heading down the River Stour the 79.79m length coaster Fast Will passes through Harwich Harbour and heads off to her next port – Antwerp. Filmed by…

Smoky ARKLOW FUTURE sailing up the River Orwell towards Ipswich 23/1/20

A slightly smoky Arklow Future heads up the River Orwell on an overcast but very calm Thursday afternoon on her way to berth at the ABP port of Ipswich. Filmed…

Coaster ARKLOW RAVEN heads up the River Orwell for Ipswich 23/1/20

89.99m length coaster Arklow Raven sails up the River Orwell, passes under the Orwell Bridge and arrives at the ABP port of Ipswich. Filmed by Paul Hiett.

Tanker Bothnia heading for Ipswich, 13 January 2020

Product and chemical tanker Bothnia passes through Harwich Harbour on her way toward the River Orwell and Ipswich, on the morning of 13 January 2020.

Paper Star arrives at dawn, 25 November 2019

Just as dawn breaks, general cargo ship Paper Star passes through Harwich Harbour and heads towards the ABP Port of Ipswich, at he head of the River Orwell.

Up Close: Suntis berths at Ipswich, 10 November 2019

A look at the Port of Ipswich’s wet dock, including temporary resident Noah’s Ark, but concentrating on the last of the wet dock’s regular callers, general cargo vessel Suntis –…

Arklow Valley hustles through Harwich Harbour, 9 November 2019

General cargo ship Arklow Valley enters Harwich Harbour on the morning of 9 November 2019, heading towards the River Orwell and the ABP Port of Ipswich.

Feeder ship SPICA J makes 1st call to the port of Felixstowe 10/11/19.

Feeder container ship Spica J arrives in Harwich Harbour on approach to the port of Felixstowe on her first call to the area.

Coaster PATRON heading into the port of Ipswich 4/11/19

118m length coaster Patron heads up the River Orwell, sails under the Orwell bridge and heads into the port of Ipswich.

EX-Baltic Trader Queen Galadriel heads out, 25 October 2019

Still earning her living after being built in 1937 and having a hardworking life, Queen Galadriel is now a training ship, operated by the Cirdan Trust, and taking crews of…

General cargo ship MANISA HAMUTO passing through Harwich Harbour 5/10/19

After abandoning a previous attempt to leave the anchorage off Felixstowe due to engine problems the day before, the general cargo vessel Manisa Hamuto heads through Harwich Harbour and with…

6am – Oder arrives for Ipswich as Svitzer Shotley heads for Ever Given; 21 September 2019.

Just as the sun gets up to the horizon, general cargo vessel Oder enters Harwich Harbour making for Ipswich, while tug Svitzer Shotley heads out to Beach End, where she’ll…

Coaster RACHEL passing through Harwich Harbour for Ipswich 31/8/19

99.8m length coaster Rachel arrives in Harwich Harbour heading for the ABP port of Ipswich.

Vintage tanker Zapadnyy arrives at Felixstowe; 24 August 2019

Built in 1970, tanker Zapadnyy is fast approaching her 50th birthday, which makes her an “antique”, according to some experts – but we prefer the word “vintage”. She has always…

Coaster ARINA outbound from the port of Ipswich 15/8/19

104.79m length coaster Arina heads through Harwich Harbour after leaving the ABP port of Ipswich and heads off to her next call in Rotterdam. Filmed by Paul Hiett

Coaster ALIZEE passing through Harwich Harbour heading for Ipswich 15/8/19

On a breezy Thursday morning the 88.3m length coaster Elizee arrives in Harwich Harbour on her way up to the ABP port of Ipswich.