Monthly Archives: October 2013

The Majestic Maersk

I recently took a photo of the Majestic Maersk, the largest container vessel to ever visit a UK port and one of the first of a new breed of ship termed the Triple-E class. At 398m length and carrying capacity … Continue reading

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Bathside Bay

Over the past decade, various plans for the development of Bathside Bay on the River Stour have been flaunted, including promises of improvements to the A120. It now seems clear that nothing much will happen for a few years, if … Continue reading

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Harwich International Shanty Festival 2013

The Harwich International Shanty Festival, which finished yesterday, is now in its’ 8th year. It is growing every year, involving more artists and additional venues. I visited some of the sites during the past weekend with my trusty camera. The … Continue reading

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