Lest we forget
The 11th hour of the 11th Day, of the 11th Month
A history of the Ships built at the Henry Robb Shipyard in Leith, Scotland. Also a testimony to the men who built the Ships and to all who sailed in them.
Same photographer took the almost identical shot of her sister ship the SA JOHN ROSS which had been built at a local South African shipyard and was launched a bit after the Leith built SA WOLRAAD WOLTEMADE which just looked right.
|SA WOLRAAD WOLTEMADE Z-TUG|
|SA JOHN ROSS Z-TUG|
|El Faro in this BBC Picture|
The 224-metre (735ft) El Faro, with 28 Americans and five Poles on board, was last heard from on Thursday and was reported to be taking on water.
The ship - which was travelling from
For more on the story see the BBC website.
|The last remaining building of hundreds of years of shipbuilding at Leith|
|ST HELEN Ship No 535 now named as ANNA MUR|