Tag Archives: Harwich

SLOMAN DISCHARGER – General cargo ship heading for Harwich 15/8/19

138.07m length Sloman Discharger arrives in Harwich Harbour after spending 2 days out in the Bawdsey anchorage waiting for a berth at Harwich. Filmed by Paul Hiett

Fri Tide sails and tanker Ardea arrives, 9 August 2019

On the windy morning of Friday 9 August 2019, general cargo ship Fri Tide passes through Harwich Harbour on her way from Ipswich to Terneuzen, while tanker Ardea is inbound,…

Ferry morning: Somerset & DFDS Suecia Seaways sail, 26 July 2019

A total of 5 ro-ro freight ferries sail in and out of Harwich and Felixstowe to Rotterdam every day, with another 2 big ro-pax ferries also making the crossing. The…

Tug Viking heads for Harwich, 26 July 2019

Employed on windfarm operations around the North Sea and Thames Estuary, tug Viking hustles into Harwich Harbour on the mroning of 26 July 2019.

Cable layer Isaac Newton sails from Harwich, 21 July 2019

Windfarm developments require a whole range of specialist vessels to deal with specific jobs – Isaac Newton was specifically designed to install subsea power cables for offshore wind farms and…

Beautiful moment; 20 July 2019

A hundred years ago, you’d have seen dozens of these Thames Barges crossing Harwich Harbour on every tide, heading for Ipswich, Pin Mill , London river or dozens of other…

Pilot launch St Brendan loiters off berth 9, 19 July 2019.

Harwich Haven Pilot Launch St Brendan loiters off the end wall of Felixstowe’s berth 9 for a brief moment, on Friday 19 July 2019. Filmed by Chris Gosling

ISAAC NEWTON – Cable laying ship arriving in Harwich Harbour, 18 July 2019.

Multi purpose offshore cable laying vessel Isaac Newton arrives in Harwich Harbour on her way to berth at Harwich Navy Yard. Filmed by Paul Hiett.

Tugs turn out for Bokabarge 9 arriving for Harwich; 16 July 2019.

Three of the Felixstowe Svitzer tug fleet turn out to assist tug Viking bring Deck Cargo Pontoon Bokabarge 9 into Harwich Harbour and up to her berth safely and without…

Tanker Med Baltic heads for Harwich, 14 July 2019

Oil and chemical product tanker Med Baltic arrives in Harwich Harbour, on her way to the jetty at Harwich International – Parkeston Quay.

Ro-ro ML FREYJA arrives in Harwich Harbour 5/7/19

Ro-Ro cargo ship ML Freyja arrives in Harwich Harbour heading for her berth at the old Harwich Navy Yard. Filmed by Paul Hiett

Sunday Sailing: THV Alert tows a Light Vessel towards Lowestoft; 20 June 2019

Assisted through Harwich Harbour by tug Gray Test, Trinity House Vessel Alert tows a redundant Light Vessel towards Lowestoft on the bright and breezy morning of Sunday, 30 June 2019.We’re…

THV Patricia still working hard after 37 years; 27 June 2019

Built in 1982 , Trinity House Vessel Patricia is still working hard, carrying out a wide variety of tasks around the coast, maintaining navigational aids and keeping the UK’s waters…

Trinity House Vessel Alert sails out to work, 1 June 2019

Rapid Intervention Vessel THV Alert leaves Harwich to carry out more work on navigation aids at sea, and perhaps to clear up some problems . . .

Costa Mediterranea arrives for a stay at Harwich International, 22 May 2019

2003-built cruise ship Costa Mediterranea rounds Beach End turn and passes through the harbour on her way to the berth at Harwich International Port, on 22 May 2019.

SEABED WORKER – Offshore support/supply vessel outbound from Harwich 16/5/19

88m length offshore supply/support vessel passes through Harwich Harbour after departing the port of Harwich and heads back out to the EA1 windfarm.

Small vessels at Harwich Harbour, 6 May 2019

Large ships get all the attention in busy ports, but small craft like the multicat/plough dredger UKD Sealion are essential to maintain the harbour and fairways in safe and navigable…

Costa Mediterranea sailing at twilight, 22 April 2019

Cruise liner Costa Mediterranea passing through Harwich Harbour, on her way towards Portland, on the UK’s channel coast, as night falls on Monday, 22 April, 2019.

Ferry Somerset sails for Rotterdam, 19 April 2019

On the bright morning of 19 April 2019, freight ferry Somerset sails from Harwich for Rotterdam.

Vayenga Maersk making 15 – 16 knots; 4 April 19

2018-built ice-class container ship Vayenga Maersk making 15 – 16 knots as she approaches Felixstowe in Harwich approach channel, afternoon of 4 April 2019

Trinity House seamen to strike on 3 April 2019

The first strike by seamen working for Trinity House in more than 500 years is due to happen on Wednesday, 3rd April 2019: