The Irish Sea Shipping Archive

About ISSContactContentVoyage ReportsISS Amazon Shop
PhotographsFeaturesShip AISShips on FilmNews
Finished With Engines: Irish Sea Shipping is now closed to new updates - J.H. Luxton Photography - Transport, Industrial History, Regional Photographs UK & beyond

Marco Polo Departs Liverpool Cruise Terminal

Photographs © John Williams & John H. Luxton 2012

MARCO POLO seen departing Liverpool on the afternoon of April 15, 2012 as she continued on her "Maritime Heritage Cruise" which departed Tilbury on Tuesday April 10 calling at Cherbourg, Cóbh, Belfast and Liverpool.

Photographs above and left by taken from the ROYAL IRIS by John Williams (WSS) and by John Luxton from Seacombe below

MARCO POLO was originally built in 1965 by Mathias-Thensen Werft of the German Democratic Republic for the Baltic Shipping Company of Russia as the Alexandr Pushkin. She is now operated by Global Cruise Lines of Greece and on charter to Cruise and Maritime Voyages.


Visit for Transport, Industrial Heritage & Regional Digital Photographs and Growing Online Archive

Irish Sea Shipping - What's New July 2008Irish Sea Shipping - What's New August 2009Back Home Up NextIrish Sea Shipping - What's New May 2012Irish Sea Shipping - What's New August 2009Irish Sea Shipping - What's New August 2009Irish Sea Shipping - What's New August 2009

Irish Sea Shipping © John H. Luxton 1995-2015. Content © John H. Luxton and Contributors