Tag Archives: Lowestoft

Ancient & Modern – sailing trawler Excelsior at Lowestoft; 31 October 2019

The restored 1923 sailing trawler Excelsior, LT472 enters Lowestoft inner harbour through the Bascule Bridge, and a look at a trio of more modern vessels alongside the quays.

Putford Voyager running astern at Lowestoft; 29 October 2019:

Offshore Service vessel Putford Voyager running astern towards her berth through Lowestoft inner harbour on the morning of Tuesday 29 October, 2019.

Quick clip: Gt Yarmouth Pilot boat return to port, 11 September 2019

On the afternoon of 11 September 2019, Great Yarmouth’s 2019-delivered pilot boat Horatio enters the port’s river harbour to return to station.

Coaster ARKLOW CASTLE arrives at the port of Lowestoft 12/8/19

Just before 8pm and with the sun setting, the 87.4m length Arklow Castle heads through the open bascule bridge and heads into the inner harbour. Just off the silo quay…

Border Force Vigilant in dock, 13 May 2019

Looking like a minature warship, Border Force patrol vessel Vigilant is shown undergoing work at the SMS Group dry dock at Lowestoft, Suffolk.

THV ALERT arrives at ABP port of Lowestoft, 19/3/19

Utility/buoy handling vessel Alert heads back into Lowestoft after developing a few problems. After arriving in the outer harbour she waits for the bascule bridge to raise and heads into…

Tug EMS BOXER makes her first visit to port of Felixstowe 12/9/18

Lowestoft tug EMS Boxer owned by Eastern Marine Services makes her first visit to the port of Felixstowe for some fender work and then heads back up to Lowestoft.

Lowestoft: Atlantic Explorer in drydock, Ievoli Cobalt alongside; 19 August, 2018.

A quick visit to Lowestoft, Suffolk: 1981-buit Research and Survey Vessel Atlantic Explorer in dry dock, and smart-looking Offshore Sipply and Service vessel Ievoli Cobalt alongside at the ABP port…

ARKLOW RESOLVE arriving at ABP Lowestoft, 8 September 2016

90m length Arklow Resolve arriving at Lowestoft and heading through the narrow bridge channel and then swinging to berth at the silo quay on the northern side of the river.

SLP substation structure leaving Lowestoft for Dudgeon windfarm, 5 August 2016

Dudgeon windfarm’s newest substation being towed from SLP Lowestoft with tugs Ems Defender, Ems Boxer, Ems Surveyor and Multratug 27 all helping to guide the barge out of the narrow…

Arklow Flair departing Lowestoft for Rotterdam 22/7/16.

89.95m x 14.4m Arklow Flair heading through the open road bridge at Lowestoft and along the narrow bridge channel to the open sea and then onto Rotterdam.

Veendijk working cargo at Lowestoft 29/6/16

89.95m x 14.4m General cargo vessel VEENDIJK loading at Lowestoft’s silo quay 29/6/16: Filmed by Paul Hiett.

Lowestoft inner harbour bridge lift, 16th June, 2016

The bridge lifting at the Port of Lowestoft, to pass two small vessels, 16th May 2016.

Historic steam drifter Lydia Eva towed Lowestoft – Gt Yarmouth, 30 April 2016

LYDIA EVA YH89 the last surviving steam drifter of the herring fleet based at Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. She sailed under tow from Lowestoft where she had been undergoing work, and…

Dixie Queen arrives Lowestoft for drydocking, 17 Jan 2016

Thames Luxury Charters replica paddle steamer Dixie Queen arrived at the ABP Port of Lowestoft for drydocking at dusk on Sunday, 17th January, 2015. Photos by Paul Hiett.