|Tall Ships' Race - Liverpool - The Canning Dock Ships|
Photographs © John H. Luxton 2008
|These photographs show the ships assembled in Canning and Canning Half Tide Docks on Friday July 17.|
|Brigantine ASGARD II (1982) Ireland||Brig MORGENSTER "Morning Star" (1919) Netherlands|
The French Naval Service's two masted schooner ETOILE. (1932). Berthed outside is the British gaff ketch LEADER (1892) operated by the Tinity Sailing Foundation of Brixham, Devon.
|The Swedish two masted schooner CONSTANTIA of 1908. Built as a frieghter she was rebuilt as a passenger vessel in 1967.||Berthed on the inside of CONSTANTIA is the FAR BARCELONA a Norwegian Schooner she is now operated by Cosorci El Far of Barcelona, Spain.|| |
|Barquentine POGORIA (1980) operated by the Sail Training Association of Poland is seen berthed outside of the Bulgarian barquentine KALIAKRA (1984) of the Varna Maritime Academy|
Gaff schooner SPRIRIT OF FAIRBRIDGE (1985) is a replica Liverpool Pilot schooner. She is operated by the Scottish Charity Fairbridge and supported by Bibby Line.
Royal Navy P2000 Coastal Training vessels HMS BLAZER (Southamton University) & HMS RANGER (Sussex University) were also present as part of the gathering of ships.