Scenes from a day trip to Boulogne and Calais, August 2008

Speed One leaving Boulogne, 30 August 2008

Speed One leaving Boulogne, 30 August 2008

Speed One, Dover

Speed One, Dover

Dover hoverport

Dover hoverport

Carnival Splendor, Dover

Carnival Splendor, Dover

Speed One

Speed One

Speed One

Speed One

Boulogne

Boulogne

Boulogne

Boulogne

Speed One arriving at Boulogne

Speed One arriving at Boulogne

Boulogne Gare Maritime

Boulogne Gare Maritime

Speed One

Speed One

Speed One unloading

Speed One unloading

Boulogne Berth 13

Boulogne Berth 13

Boulogne harbour & Gare Maritime

Boulogne harbour & Gare Maritime

Quai Gambetta: Les quatre buildings (by Pierre Vivien, completed in 1955 and the symbol of the town's reconstruction)

Quai Gambetta: Les Quatre Buildings by Pierre Vivien, completed in 1955 and the symbol of the town’s reconstruction

Berth 16, latterly used by the Hoverspeed Great Britain

Berth 16, latterly used by the Hoverspeed Great Britain

Berth 15, built in 1965 to coincide with the arrival of BR's new car ferry, the Dover

Berth 15, built in 1965 to coincide with the arrival of the new Dover

Berth 15

Berth 15

Speed One at berth 13

Speed One at berth 13

The Jetee Nord-Est

The Jetee Nord-Est

Speed One leaving her berth

Speed One leaving her berth

 Speed One; a couple of months later she was arrested in Boulogne for non-payment of port dues and the operation ceased

Speed One; a couple of months later she was arrested in Boulogne for non-payment of port dues and the operation ceased

Gare de Boulogne-Ville

Gare de Boulogne-Ville

Train to Calais

Train to Calais

Calais

Calais

Seafrance Manet

Seafrance Manet

Pride of Calais

Pride of Calais

European Seaway

European Seaway

Seafrance Berlioz

Seafrance Berlioz

Seafrance Rodin

Seafrance Rodin

Berlioz & Rodin

Berlioz & Rodin

Rodin

Seafrance Rodin

Seafrance Rodin

Seafrance Rodin

Pride of Calais

Pride of Calais

European Seaway

European Seaway

Pride of Burgundy

Pride of Burgundy

Seafrance Manet

Seafrance Manet

2019 in images

Spirit of Britain at Calais

Spirit of Britain at Calais

A selection of favourite images from 2019.

Stena Superfast X, Dublin.

Stena Superfast X, Dublin.

W. B. Yeats, Dublin.

W. B. Yeats, Dublin.

European Seaway, Calais.

European Seaway, Calais.

The abandoned Gare Maritime, Boulogne.

The abandoned Gare Maritime, Boulogne.

Finntrader.

Finntrader.

Cracovia, Swinoujscie.

Cracovia, Swinoujscie.

Stena Adventurer & Ulysses.

Stena Adventurer & Ulysses.

W. B. Yeats leaving Dublin.

W. B. Yeats leaving Dublin.

Stena Horizon & Costa Magica, Cherbourg.

Stena Horizon & Costa Magica, Cherbourg.

Mont St Michel, Ouistreham.

Mont St Michel, Ouistreham.

Mont St Michel.

Mont St Michel.

Bretagne leaving Portsmouth.

Bretagne leaving Portsmouth.

Sunflower Pearl, Oita.

Sunflower Pearl, Oita.

Ehime near Kuroshima.

Ehime near Kuroshima.

Akebono Maru at Yawatahama.

Akebono Maru at Yawatahama.

Rocket 2 at Yakushima.

Rocket 2 at Yakushima.

Ferry Yakushima 2 at Yakushima.

Ferry Yakushima 2 at Yakushima.

Princess Wakasa at Kagoshima.

Princess Wakasa at Kagoshima.

Sunflower Satsuma at Shibushi.

Sunflower Satsuma at Shibushi.

New Olympia at Okayama New Port.

New Olympia at Okayama New Port.

Orange Ehime, sailing between Osaka and Toyo.

Orange Ehime, sailing between Osaka and Toyo.

Nanashima arriving at Takahama.

Nanashima arriving at Takahama.

Heguri at Yanai.

Heguri at Yanai.

Kitakami.

Kitakami.

Kitakami at Sendai-Shiogama port.

Kitakami at Sendai-Shiogama port.

Tsubasa at Niigata.

Tsubasa at Niigata.

Lavender, sailing between Niigata and Otaru.

Lavender, sailing between Niigata and Otaru.

Benito Buono at Pozzuoli.

Benito Buono at Pozzuoli.

Medmar Giulia (ex-St Ola, Svea Scarlett).

Medmar Giulia (ex-St Ola, Svea Scarlett).

Super Fast Baleares leaving Palermo.

Super Fast Baleares leaving Palermo.

GNV Cristal (ex-Pride of Le Havre, Olau Hollandia) at Palermo.

GNV Cristal (ex-Pride of Le Havre, Olau Hollandia) at Palermo.

Cruise Olbia (ex-Superfast VI) arriving at Olbia.

Cruise Olbia (ex-Superfast VI) arriving at Olbia.

Moby Zaza (ex-Julia, Christian IV, Olau Britannia) departing Genoa.

Moby Zaza (ex-Julia, Christian IV, Olau Britannia) departing Genoa.

Acciarello at Piombino.

Acciarello at Piombino.

Moby Niki (ex-Corsica Serena Seconda, Europafarjan III) berthing at Piombino.

Moby Niki (ex-Corsica Serena Seconda, Europafarjan III) berthing at Piombino.

St Clare & Victoria of Wight, Portsmouth.

St Clare & Victoria of Wight, Portsmouth.

Visborg arriving at Nynashamn.

Visborg arriving at Nynashamn.

Stena Britannica, Hoek van Holland.

Stena Britannica, Hoek van Holland.

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