Ferries

A ferry is a merchant vessel used to carry passengers, and sometimes vehicles and cargo as well, across a body of water. Most ferries operate regular return services. The term ‘ferries’ on this website covers passenger only vessels, train ferries, car ferries, freight ferries and highspeed vessels such as hovercraft, jetfoils and catamarans.

MV Olau Vig – Past and Present

MV Olau Vig – Past and Present

MV La Goleta, ex La Goulette, Olau Vig, Admiral Carrier - Steel twin screw motor vessel built in 1973 at Hatlø Verksted A/S, Ulsteinvik,Norway (Yard No 47), for A/S Larvik-Frederikshavns…
MV Prinsessan Christina – Past and Present

MV Prinsessan Christina – Past and Present

MV Santa Margarita Dos, ex General Jose Artigas, Botnia Express, Prinsessan Christina - Steel twin screw motor vessel built in 1960 by Aalborg, Skibsværft, Aalborg, Sweden (Yard No 130) as…
MV Koningin Emma – Past and Present

MV Koningin Emma – Past and Present

MV Koningin Emma, ex HMS Queen Emma, Queen Emma, Koningin Emma - Steel twin screw motor vessel, built in 1939 by Koninklijke Maatschappij De Schelde, Vlissingen, Holland (Yard No. 209),…
MV Koningin Wilhelmina – Past and Present

MV Koningin Wilhelmina – Past and Present

MV Temis, ex Koningin Wilhelmina - Steel twin screw motor vessel built in 1960 at N.V. Scheepswerf & Machinefabriek " De Merwede", Hardinxveld, Holland (Yard No. 548) for Stoomvaart Maatschappij…
MV Doric Ferry – Past and Present

MV Doric Ferry – Past and Present

MV Transfer, ex Stena Transfer, Ideway, European Tideway, Doric Ferry - Steel twin screw motor vessel built in 1977 by Hyundai Shipbuilders & Heavy Industries, Ulsan, South Korea (Yard No…
MV Koningin Juliana – Past and Present

MV Koningin Juliana – Past and Present

MV Moby Prince, ex Koningin Juliana, Holland Trade Ship, Koningin Juliana - Steel twin screw motor vessel built in 1968 by Cammell Laird & Co Ltd, Birkenhead, England (Yard No…
MV Cerdic Ferry – Past and Present

MV Cerdic Ferry – Past and Present

MV Sea Partner, ex Stena Partner, European Freeway, Cerdic Ferry - Steel twin screw motor vessel built in 1978 by Hyundai Shipbuilders & Heavy Industries, Ulsan, South Korea (Yard No…
MV Baltic Ferry – Past and Present

MV Baltic Ferry – Past and Present

MV Pavilion, ex Pride of Suffolk, Baltic Ferry - Steel twin screw motor vessel built in 1978 by Hyundai Shipbuilders & Heavy Industries, Ulsan, South Korea (Yard No 652) as…
MV Nordic Ferry – Past and Present

MV Nordic Ferry – Past and Present

MV Med Star, ex Pride of Flanders, Nordic Ferry - Steel twin screw motor vessel built in 1978 by Hyundai Shipbuilders & Heavy Industries, Ulsan, South Korea (Yard No 651)…
TS Isle of Guernsey – Past and Present

TS Isle of Guernsey – Past and Present

Ts Isle of Guernsey, ex HMS Isle of Guernsey, Hospital Carrier No 26, Isle of Guernsey - Steel twin screw turbine vessel, built in 1930 by Wm Denny & Bros,…
TS Isle of Jersey – Past and Present

TS Isle of Jersey – Past and Present

TS Libda, ex Isle of Jersey, Hospital Ship 3, Isle of Jersey - Steel twin screw turbine vessel, built in 1930 by Wm Denny & Bros, Dumbarton, (Yard No 1233),…
MV Humber Way – Past and Present

MV Humber Way – Past and Present

MV Gumel, ex Humber Way - Steel twin screw motor vessel built in 1976 by Porsgrund Mekaniske Værksted, Porsgrund, Norway (Yard No 115) as a Ro/Ro Cargo ship
MV Isle of Ely – Past and Present

MV Isle of Ely – Past and Present

MV Spice Island Girl, ex Isle of Ely - Steel single screw motor vessel, built in 1958 by Goole Shipbuilding & Repairing Co., Ltd (Yard No. 512), for the British…
TS Isle of Sark – Past and Present

TS Isle of Sark – Past and Present

TS Isle of Sark, ex HMS Isle of Sark, Isle of Sark - Steel twin screw turbine vessel, built in 1932 by Wm Denny & Bros, Dumbarton, (Yard No 1257),…
MV Sally Eurolink – Past and Present

MV Sally Eurolink – Past and Present

MV Aldelta, ex Cervine, Dart 4, Sally Eurolink - Steel twin screw motor vessel, built in 1984 by Santierul Naval Galatz, Galatz, Romania. (Yard No.770), for Augustsson, Parley & Co.,…
MV Sally Euroroute – Past and Present

MV Sally Euroroute – Past and Present

MV Namma Express, ex Sally Euroroute - Steel twin screw motor vessel, built in 1984 by Santierul Naval Galatz, Galatz, Romania. (Yard No.769), for Augustsson, Parley & Co., Sandvika, Norway…
MV Olau Kent – Past and Present

MV Olau Kent – Past and Present

MV Apollo, ex Corbiere, Benodet, Gelting Nord, Olau Kent, Apollo - Twin screw motor vessel built in 1970 at Jos L Meyer Werft, Papenburg-Ems, Germany (Yard No. 560) for Ab…
TS Engadine – Past and Present

TS Engadine – Past and Present

TS Engadine - Triple screw turbine steamer, built by Denny’s of Dumbarton (Yard number 955) for the South Eastern and Chatham Railway in 1911 for the Channel service
MV Cracovia – Past and Present

MV Cracovia – Past and Present

MV Cracovia, ex Drujba, Murillo - Steel twin screw motor vessel built in 2002 by Astilleros Espanoles S.A. (AESA) Seville, Spain, (Yard No. 291) as a passenger roll-on roll-off commercial…
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