A photographic look back at some of the ferries which have operated to NI. Includes those of present operators and those which no longer exist. In part 3 we take a look at some of the ferries of Merchant Ferries, Norse Irish Ferries, Belfast Car Ferries, Belfast Freight Ferries, Norfolk Line, DFDS, and Seatruck.
A photographic look back at some of the ferries which have operated to or within Northern Ireland, including those which operated both for present operators and those which no longer exist. In this second part of the series we look back at the vessels of Atlantic Steam Navigation, Townsend Thoresen, Pandoro, and P&O.
2017 marked another record trading year for leading ferry company Stena Line across its travel and freight services. Freight volumes on its Belfast to Cairnryan, Liverpool and Heysham routes exceeded a record 514 000 units, which represents a 3% year on year increase. Car volumes topped 360 000, a 2.5% year on year increase with over 1.5m passengers accounting for a similar 2.5% annual increase.
A series of images taken onboard the Seatruck “P-series” Irish Sea freighter SEATRUCK PACE by Scott Mackey. SEATRUCK PACE is a sister vessel to SEATRUCK PANORAMA, CLIPPER POINT, and CLIPPER PENNANT.