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Surveying the River Again

 

The Freja carrying out a survey of the bottom of the river Mersey in front of Camel Lairds Ship repairers. The vesel in the background is the Royal Fleet Auxiliary Fort Rosalie, in for refit and refurbishment.

 

Surveying the River Again

 

The Freja carrying out a survey of the bottom of the river Mersey in front of Camel Lairds Ship repairers. The vesel in the background is the Royal Fleet Auxiliary Fort Rosalie, in for refit and refurbishment.

 

comments (9)

  • vintage
  • Australia
  • 18 Jan 2011, 00:21
I like it we have a mine sweeper in the brisbane river looking pontoon and sunken boats following the flood
Les Auld: I imagine conditions are quite bad there Vintage, hope it clears up soon.
Nice one Les, packed with interest
Les Auld: Thanks Martin, appreciate the comment.
  • Chris
  • England
  • 18 Jan 2011, 08:18
A powerful image Les: presumably they survey the channel to make sure it's deep enough?
Les Auld: They do Chris, the channel can silt up quite rapidly. Thanks for the comment.
That ship in the background is very tall isn't it. Good shot Les.
Les Auld: The RFAs are quite large Brian, thanks for the comment.
Something done on a regular basis I imagine..Plenty to see here Les.
Les Auld: And it needs to be Ron, thanks for the comment.
great stuff Les. I really hope we get a chance to come up to Liverpool again this year
Les Auld: Thanks Bill, if you do give me a shout and I'll buy you a beer.
Ships look even bigger out of the water, lots to see Les smile
Les Auld: There is Linda, thanks for the comment.
Good shot of the industrial waterfront and survey boat.
Les Auld: Thanks John. appreciate the comment.
lovely shot, lots to see and watch, i love the rivers especially in their hay day
Les Auld: They do seem much quieter today Derek, thanks for the comment.

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