April – 2018
The Crownbreeze is seen at anchor with Le Ciara on Saturday morning in the bay. The Naval vessel departed a short time later to resume operations.
Le Ciara (P42) arriving in the bay at teatime on Friday. She is one of two Former Royal Navy ‘Peacock class’ ships purchased by the Irish Navy in 1988 and commissioned the following year. There has been a lot of Naval activity in the Irish sea over the past week as Nato warships motor north to assemble for a major annual exercise off Scotland.
Elena arriving on a dull Sunday morning with a part cargo of packaged round timber.
Ceg Cosmos arriving with round timber on Wednesday evening , while Liva Greta is seen at the lay-by berth on the East pier after discharging a similar cargo earlier.
Wicklow RNLI Tyne Class lifeboat RNLB Annie Blaker seen on a crew exercise in the bay on Sunday morning.
RNLB Annie Blaker has been on station at Wicklow since 1989. It will be replaced by a new generation lifeboat in the near future.
The container ship Kristin Schepers motors south off Wicklow harbour on Sunday evening. The classic liner Maro Polo is also visible northbound outside the Codling buoy for Belfast.