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Posts tagged with Views from the Scord July 2008

Views from the Scord 25.07.08

Views from the Scord 25.07.08

25/07/2008, by in Features

Harbour full upScalloway Harbour filled to overflowing early in the week to last Friday with a substantial tonnage of shipping occupying the west and south facing quays and jetties. Harbour operatives had to shift vessels to squeeze in the latter visitors and regular visitor Ursus had to be turn... Read more...

Views from the Scord 18.07.08

Views from the Scord 18.07.08

18/07/2008, by in Features

Harbour movementsIT WAS a quiet start in the week up to Friday, with mainly fishing boats and the Ronja Settler operating in Scalloway Harbour. The coaster Fame returned with a cargo of 110 tonnes of salmon feed for the store at Blacksness.Towards the end of last week activity increased with the... Read more...

Views from the Scord 11.07.08

Views from the Scord 11.07.08

11/07/2008, by in Features

Harbour activityA BUSY start to the week saw another trio of leviathans coming into Scalloway in quick succession.The anchor handling tug Ursus returned gain on Tuesday, joined almost immediately by the Anglian Sovereign and later by VOS Southwind.Both the Ursus and Sovereign were to ret... Read more...

Views from the Scord 04.07.08

Views from the Scord 04.07.08

04/07/2008, by in Features

Angling newsThe Maggie Umphray Memorial Trophy was held on a splendid, warm Saturday with near flat calm seas. The ideal conditions drew out 14 anglers who landed a substantial catch of 620lb between them. First place in the men’s competition was shared between Tommy Johnson and Raymond Lauren... Read more...