SD Powerful making its way into Portsmouth Harbour
POWERFUL IN PORTSMOUTH HARBOUR MOUTH
leaving the docks for a stoof around Carrick Roads
passing St Anthony's lighthouse as it heads into the bay
on Queen's jetty, South, with Oceanic Pintail on the other side of the jetty
leaving the docks into a strong easterly wind
Escort tugs following FGS MECKLENBERG VORPOMMEN passing Mashfords Boatyard in the Hamoaze before heading out into The Sound. Tug SD HERCULES following behind. Picture taken from Mount Wise.
AD Powerful assisting HMS Bulwark to sea in April 2011
Crossing Portsmouth Harbour, with Oilfuel Jetty and Gosport Marina in the background.
Passing Southsea Castle and Spitbank Fort whilst outbound from Portsmouth Harbour to meet an inbound vessel. In the background, Wightlink car ferry St Clare heads for Fishbourne, Isle of Wight.
Passing Mount Edgcumbe on her way out into Plymouth Sound.
Tug SD POWERFUL berthed at James Watt Dock, Greenock.
ASSISTING BARGE THROUGH HARBOUR MOUTH WITH PARTS FOR NEW CARRIER
Berthing the USNS Patuxent. In the background are the masts of preserved warship HMS Victory, and also the Semaphore Tower which is the base of the Queen's Harbour Master port control.
Before she was taken over by Serco Denholm and renamed SD Powerful.
In the background is the Spinnaker Tower, and Wightlink car ferry St Helen on her moorings.
Preparing to berth HMS Liverpool. HMS Victory in the background.
SD Powerful as she leaves Gosport in Portsmouth Harbour - April, 2009.
SD Powerful on her way out to escort the German Navy Ship Emden into Harbour
SD Powerful assisting the nuclear submarine HMS Trafalgar into Southampton Docks.