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ayress

AYRESS at anchor in the bay on Tuesday afternoon. She weighed anchor and resumed her passage south for Cork this evening.
31.3.15

epsilon

EPSILON approaches Wicklow head on Monday morning after her weekend run to Cherbourg.

t m

THEA MARIEKE departs for Drogheda after discharging a part cargo of Crown timber.

ayress

The AYRESS motors into Wicklow bay on Monday evening as strong gusty wind is forecast. She went to anchor in the bay overnight.
30.3.15

ceg cosmos

CEG COSMOS arrived from Scotland with another cargo of round timber on Sunday morning, she is seen from the Greenhill Carpark.

ceg cosmos

CEG COSMOS at the North Quay berth unloading timber.

CEG COSMOS

CEG COSMOS departs on Sunday evening for Scotland

CEG THEA

TH M

THEA MARIEKE arrives with a part cargo of Crown timber.

T M

29.3.15

thea mareike

THEA MARIEKE at anchor on Saturday afternoon.

rnli rescue kitesurfer

Wicklow RNLI Lifeboat Annie Blaker launched on Saturday evening after a kitesurfer was reported to be in difficulties near Jack's Hole.

epsilon coronel

Irish ferries EPSILON and the containership CORONEL passing in Wicklow bay on Saturday afternoon.

rnli 47-035

Wicklow RNLI Lifeboat returns to Wicklow after rescuing a kitesurfer near the Wolf Rock. The kitesurfer was uninjured after his ordeal.
28.3.15

CASA 253

Air Corp CASA maritime Patrol Aircraft 'Charlie 253' transits north over Wicklow Head on Friday afternoon.

OHLAU

OHLAU departs for the Mersey with a full cargo of scrap metal on Friday afternoon.

thea mareike

THEA MARIEKE arrives in the bay on Friday evening, she went to anchor in the bay over the weekend.
27.3.15

OHLAU

OHLAU seen swinging in the harbour before going stern first to the Packet pier. She arrived from the Mersey and will load a cargo of scrap metal.
25.3.15

scot

Nice light on SCOT VENTURE as a heavy rain shower approaches Wicklow harbour. BRIDGET CARMEL is visable landing her catch at the East pier.

scot venture

SCOT VENTURE is seen departing for Belfast after discharging a part cargo of timber.
24.3.15

eclipse

A partial solar eclipse visible over Wicklow on Friday morning.There was a break in the cloud around 9-25am and l managed to get a few shots. The last eclipse was 16 years ago, and the next is expected in 2026.
20.3.15

ceg cosmos

CEG COSMOS sailed late on Thursday night for Scotland , after delivering a cargo of round timber.

LEINE

LEINE completed loading scrap metal on Thursday evening. l managed to grab a shot shortly after the hatch covers were lowered. She sailed later for the Mersey.
19.3.15

leine

LEINE berthed at the Packet pier on Wednesday morning to load out a cargo of scrap metal

ceg cosmos

CEG COSMOS arrived from Scotland on Wednesday morning with round timber from Scotland. She went to anchor south of the harbour.

fishing vessel

Whelk trawlers moved to the East pier to free the North Quay berth for the log boat.

Fishing vessel

CEG COSMOS

CEG COSMOS motored into the harbour shortly after 7pm . She is the first ship in a few years to discharge at the North Quay. l enjoy the challenge of night photography and very pleased with the images.

CEG COSMOS

CEG COSMOS eases slowly upriver to the North Quay. Her arrival was also being captured with digital cameras by Pat Davis and members of Wicklow Photography Club.

CEG COSMOS

CEG COSMOS at the North Quay.
18.3.15

Leine

The coaster LEINE motors into the bay shortly before 3pm on St Patrick's Day. She went to anchor on arrival in the bay.

Leine

17.3.15

KEARY

The research and survey vessel KEARY heads north past Wicklow port after her annual overhaul at Arklow. For more information about the vessel and her work visit the website here
13.3.15


ARKLOW BRAVE

The 120 metre Dutch flagged ARKLOW BRAVE southbound off Wicklow harbour for Leixoes in Spain on Friday afternoon.
13.3.15

RABA

The Polish RABA is a regular sight in the bay , she delivers Scottish round timber to various ports including Rosslare and Youghal and on some occasions in the past , Arklow. She was noted heading for Poland after discharging this cargo at Youghal a few days later, possibly for her annual drydocking at Szczecin. Any further information welcome. Her replacement on the run was the Dutch AMEDEUS GOLD.
11.3.15

Arklow flair

ARKLOW FLAIR resumes her passage south for Spain after a brief stop off Wicklow port.
11.3.15

BRIDGET CARMEL

The Beam trawler BRIDGET CARMEL arriving in blustery conditions on Friday afternoon. The vessel is a regular caller to the port to land her catch.
6.3.15

HMS Portland (RN)

HMS PORTLAND a Royal Navy Type 23 Frigate was noted in the bay on Monday morning. She had sailed from Dublin port earlier, after a weekend courtesy visit. The photograph is not the best as l was not in a position to get a clear view. The ship approached the harbour before heading out to sea. l believe she was on a navigational excercise , but l am open for correction.
2.3.15

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SCOT ISLES

SCOT ISLES returned early on Friday morning from Sandbank in Scotland with a full caro of round timber. The cargo was quickly offloaded and she sailed later the same evening northbound for Corpach.
27.2.15

 

 

Scot Isles

SCOT ISLES unloading packaged timber.

Bridget Carmel

The beam trawler BRIDGET CARMEL takes on fuel at the East pier.

SCOT ISLES departing

SCOT ISLES departs for Belfast on Monday afternoon after discharging a part cargo of Swedish timber.
23.2.15

Grip Transporter

The Norwegian flagged GRIP TRANSPORTER heads north off Wicklow harbour on a cold dull Sunday afternoon. The vessel built at a Dutch yard in 1993 is used to transport livefish to farms around the Coast.
22.2.15

epsilon

The Irish Ferries chartered EPSILON heading south on Saturday afternoon , on her regular weekend run to Cherbourg. Durring the week she operates between Dublin and Holyhead.
21.2.15

TINA

The Dutch TINA arrived on Friday morning to discharge a part cargo of Crown timber. She sailed early the next morning southbound for Chatham.
20.2.15

The CIL tender GRANUAILE northbound on Tuesday lunchtime , she is seen winch training with Alpha Whiskey 278, an Air Corps AW 139 helicopter.
17.2.15

coronel

The containership CORONEL maintains a regular service between Warrenpoint , Dublin and Cardiff. She is seen passing Wicklow head southbound for Wales after a call to Dublin port.

RABA

The RABA heads north off Wicklow harbour after delivering Scottish round timber to Youghal.
16.2.15

beaumotion

BEAUMOTION loading RDF at the Packet pier on Saturday afternoon. She departed early the next morning bound for Bremen in Germany.
7.2.15

Beaumotion

BEAUMOTION motors into the bay on Friday morning to load a cargo of RDF at the Packet pier. The coaster was built in 2003 as the BLUE SKY at the Damen shipyard,Bergum,Netherlands. She took her present name in 2012 and is now operated by Unisee Shipping.
6.2.15

Gas Pasha

The Liquefied petroleum gas tanker GAS PASHA heads south out of Dublin on Thursday afternoon, she was built in Japan in 1995.
5.2.15

nordeau

NORDERAU waits for the high tide before sailing for the Mersey with a cargo of scrap metal.
4.2.15

nordeau

NORDERAU arrived on Tuesady morning to load a cargo of scrap metal. She was built in 2005 at Komarno, Slovakia for Strahlmann shipping
3.2.15

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LE AOIFE

LE AOIFE (P22) heads south through Wicklow bay on Thursday afternoon on her last operational patrol. The ship in sevrice for over 35 years will be decomissioned on Saturday during a ceremony in Waterford.
29.1.15

scot isles

SCOT ISLES seen from the North pier as she departs for Warrenpoint, after discharging a part cargo of Swedish timber.
26.1.15

Ro/Ro Pauline

The Ro/Ro ferry PAULINE passing Wicklow harbour on Sunday afternoon. The ship is operated by Cobelfret.
25.1.15

mv tina

MV TINA arrived with a part cargo of Crown timber on Monday evening. She is seen discharging at the Packet pier.

tina

With discharge complete TINA is seen departing just before 5pm on Tueday evening. Her next port of call was Warrenpoint. She was built in 2010 in China and operated by W&R Shipping.
20.1.15

The auto carrIer EMDEN passes Wicklow harbour on Sunday afternoon, inbound for Dublin port.
18.1.15

jetranger

A 'Jet Ranger' helicopter based at the nearby Newcastle Aerodrome transits south along the coast.
17.1.15

EMS is seen at anchor on Friday afternoon, shortly before she departed for Cork.
16.1.15

The MV EMS arrived in the bay on Wednesday 14th as Gales lashed the Coast ,she went to anchor . it is believed she was waiting on the arrival of a spare part.
15.1.15

VERONA loading RDF at the Packet pier. 12.1.15

VERONA arrives on Sunday morning from New Ross, to load a cargo of RDF at the Packet pier.

11.1.15

Landing spratt at Wicklow harbour. 9.1.15

cil granuaile

The CIL tender GRANUAILE southbound off Wicklow harbour. 8.1.15

r116

Coast Guard 'Rescue 116' over Wicklow bay. 8.1.15

mv Beaumotion 3.1.15

The Dutch BEAUMOTION arrived from Cork on Saturday morning to load a cargo of RDF for Bremen.
03.01.15

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