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Maritime

Shipping movements: January 26 - February 1

A scale drawing of the new vessel by naval architect Ian Darley

FHC to splash out on new workhorse

VIP visits Gibraltar on Falmouth's 'adopted ship'

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Wello Penguin arriving in the inner harbour

A&P wins major new refit contract

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Falmouth Docks was underpinned by Ministry of Defence work for the first half of the year ended March 2015

Port repair group sees increased profits

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Memories of the Garonne and Dean Quarry

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Irish Ferries mega ferry Ulysses undergoing her annual refit in number 2 drydock

Mega-ferry's refit underway

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Ultra luxurious cruise ships such as the Europa pictured on County wharf this summer and medium sized cruise ships may be the port's bread and butter in the future if the dredging does not get the green light. Picture: David Barnicoat

Port awaits dredging announcement

Shipping movements: November 24-30

Coxswain John Bobin on the foredeck of the pilot boat LK Mitchell

Port pays tribute to 'Chief'

Tugs take reefer out of port

Tugs take reefer out of port

Bunkering down as lay ups increase and port ticks over in Falmouth

Princess cruise ship may call at Falmouth in 2017

Digitised newspapers show a glimpse of Falmouth's maritime past

Falmouth becomes naval port with Christmas RFA visits

Futuristic vessels likely to be seen again

Harbour sees barge walk in

RFA Mounts Bay pictured on County wharf during her Freedom of the Town in 2007. Picture: David Barnicoat

Adopted ship's ‘port record’

Solitaire, the world's largest dynamically positioned pipelayer pictured at anchor off Rosemullion

Day in bay before continuing voyage

Jack-up rig is demobilised

Jack-up rig is demobilised

Ship numbers are down on last year

MARS tankers expected next Spring

MARS tankers expected next Spring

Has work started on building the new marina? No - this was the basin being 'dredged' in 1974

OPINION: FHC should adopt more open stance

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Falmouth shipping intelligence (September 22-29)

FHC remain stern despite poor 2014

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Happy couple get married at museum

Happy couple get married at museum

The loss of the Royal Edward, as reported in the Packet on September 3, 1915

Century since tragic loss of Cornish lives on Royal Edward

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Juno aground on the Manacles

Step back in time: Shipping stories from 100 years ago

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Cruise ship Boudicca at sea

Quiet month for cruise calls at port

Another super yacht arrives at Pendennis Shipyard

'Walking' platform prepares for wind farm trip

Falmouth shipping intelligence (June 30 - July 6)

Cruise ship Balmoral can carry 1,350 passengers

Cruise ship arrives in Falmouth at the start of UK tour

Aquila, at 85.6 metres long, is one of the world's largest superyachts

One of world's largest superyachts docks at Pendennis Shipyard in Falmouth

Shipping movements

State of the art sonar used to look at ships destroyed in the Battle of Jutland

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Polar expedition vessel RRS Ernest Shackleton

Shackleton to berth at port

Port of Falmouth stuck in 'limbo'

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Merlin helicopters from RNAS Culdrose working with HMS Bulwark

Bulwark's mission gets boost from Culdrose

Cornish team follow in Trevithick's footsteps with Chile contract

Cornish team follow in Trevithick's footsteps with Chile contract

Tres Hombres set for return to Falmouth

Tres Hombres set for return to Falmouth

Hamburg cancellation another blow for port of Falmouth

Hamburg cancellation another blow for port of Falmouth

Falmouth shipping intelligence (April 21 - April 27)

Falmouth shipping intelligence (April 21 - April 27)

Fryderyk Chopin. Picture: Andrina Cossey

'Old friend' Polish tall ship Fryderyk Chopin returns to Falmouth waters from the Azores

Got a cool £17 million? Then this elegant motor yacht might just be the ticket

Got a cool £17 million? Then this elegant motor yacht might just be the ticket

Arrival of Fred Olsen's Boudicca heralds the start of the cruise ship season for Falmouth

Arrival of Fred Olsen's Boudicca heralds the start of the cruise ship season for Falmouth

Super quarry moves a step closer

Super quarry moves a step closer

Rauma remains in docks with technical hitch

Rauma remains in docks with technical hitch

New berths on offer at North Quay

New berths on offer at North Quay

Tendering seems key for cruise ships

Tendering seems key for cruise ships

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