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Ocean Countess - First Turnaround Cruise from The Pier Head

Photographs  John H. Luxton  & Ian Collard 2012

OCEAN COUNTESS operating for Cruise & Maritime Voyages arrived at Liverpool Cruise Terminal around 07:00 on the morning of Tuesday May 29, 2012 having sailed from Hull on May 23 on a 6 night "Springtime Gardens Cruise" which called at Honfleur, Guernsey, Tresco and Holyhead. Her arrival and departure from the Liverpool Cruise Terminal marked the inauguration of the cruise turnaround facility at the Pier Head. Departure was around 16:20 for a Scottish Highlands and Islands Cruise calling at Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Invergordon, Scrabster, Fort William and Rothesay with a return to Liverpool scheduled for June 06. Her departure being captured from Seacombe by John H. Luxton and by Ian Collard at Egremont.

The pictures left and below were captured by Ian Collard from Egremont promenade.
 

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