Tag Archives: Trinity House

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…

STV Shipping & Logistics News, 28 June 2019

Shipping TV’s latest news update: All-weather Lifeboat Daniel L Gibson heading out towards Ramsgate . . Trinity House to demolish Royal Sovereign offshore lighthouse . . . Scrubbers on boxships…

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 . . .

STV Newsclip, 26 April 2019

STV News, 26 April 2019: Trinity House seafarers protest at Harwich, forward view on container ships . . .

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:

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…

Historic lightship LV18 under tow, 23 November 2018

After a few weeks alongside Orwell Quay at Ipswich while her regular berth at Harwich is being dredged, historic lightship LV18 was tow back home by Gray Salvor on 23…

Lightship LV18 arrives at her temporary Ipswich berth; 25 September, 2018.

Retired Trinity House Lightship LV arrives in Ipswich wet dock and comes alongside her temporary berth – she’ll be heading back to Harwich when her home berth is dredged. Filmed…

North Lighthouse Vessel Pole Star visits Harwich; 19 July 2018.

An unusual visitor to Harwich – buoy-layer and survey vessel NLV Pole Star arrives at Harwich for a 2 day visit on 19 July, 2018:

THV Galatea with standby light vessel in tow

It’s not often we see a light vessel under tow in or out of Harwich Harbour – but it happen today, as THV Galatea towed this standby light vessel out…

MSC Brianna, THV Galatea & Maersk Montana inbound Felixstowe

2 medium container vessels, and the Trinity House buoy maintenance vessel Galatea inbound at Felixstowe, on the beautiful winter morning of 11th December 2013.