Wednesday, 29 October 2014

Hull to Newcastle via Hartlepool on Amazon Hope 2

A selection of images from a passage on the Vine Trust vessel Amazon Hope 2 from August 2005. I joined in Hull and sailed to Newcastle via Hartlepool as part of the vessels UK promotional tour prior to sailing to Peru to undertake aid work where the vessel remains in service.

At Hull Marina

Outbound on the Humber passing Pride of York inbound from Holland

Calm watch in the North Sea, the late Tom Dunn on the wheel.  

The Sea Cadet ship TS Royalist.

 Former Humber paddle ferry Wingfield Castle at Hartlepool.

Amazin Hope 2 in Hartlepool Marina. 

Inbound to Newcastle. The perfect passage plan 'arriving in time to follow the ferry in'!

RFA Ship under construction. 

Arriving in the heart of Newcastle.