Tag Archives: River Clyde

Pilotage: Early morning passage through Glasgow

We’re aboard bulker CSL Thames with Clyde pilot Gillan Locke for a night pilotage through the River Clyde and Firth of Clyde Channel, outbound from Shieldhall Riverside Quay at King…

Up the Clyde at dawn . .

Join pilot Gillan Locke on the bridge for a journey through the Firth of Clyde Channel and River Clyde aboard the bulker Thalassini, berthing at Shieldhall Riverside Quay at King…

From the Bridge: King Milo upstream to Glasgow

Time to join Pilot Gillan Locke heading upstream to Glasgow with the 225metre King Milo, on the 1st May, 2014. IMO: 9609512; Flag: Panama; Type: Bulk Carrier; Gross Tonnage: 40850;…

Big ship – small river 4: Interlink Verity

Join pilot Gillan Locke on the bridge of bulker Interlink Verity as he takes her up the Clyde to Shieldhall Riverside Quay on 18th February, 2014. Interlink Verity: Gross Tonnage…

Big ship – small river 3: night passage

Join pilot Gillan Locke on the bridge of the Abis Cadiz as he takes her downstream from Shieldhall Riverside Quay, through the River Clyde, on the 11th December, 2013. Abis…

Big ship – small river 1: Yeoman Bank inbound

Join pilot Gillan Locke as he takes the Yeoman Bank (GT 24,870) through the Firth of Clyde Channel and up the River Clyde, berthing at Shieldhall Riverside Quay. Assisted by…