Monday 5th August 2013

West Country Ketch IRENE at BIDEFORD. Clay ship for BIDEFORD. Aggregate ships for YELLAND.

West Counry ketch IRENE arrived on Saturday due inclement weather and a small repair to do here at BIDEFORD QUAY.

She is en route towards th South Coast.

West Country Ketch Irene on river Torridge Photo Martin Foot

Martin Foot's photo of the foredeck of sv IRENE taken on Saturday 3rd Aug

mv BALTIYSKIY 201 is discharging her cargo at GLASSON DOCK and is scheduled to arrive at BIDEFORD for the pm Wednesday tide 1915 hrs. She will load Ball Clay for KUNDA in FINLAND on Thursday and and Friday and sail pm tide on Friday.

mv WELSH PIPER is due for YELLAND QUAY on Thursday and Friday pm tides with rough and building sand for NOTTS Contractors.

A log ship - the mv RUSSA is due for the 13th of the month at YELLAND QUAY.

Appledore shipbuilders are due to launch the Irish Navy's latest ship in October. She will go to the fitting out berth at t MIDDLE YARD and after fitting out will be ready to sail in anuary 2014.