Saturday, 14 September 2013

'Emerald Princess' Departing Greenock Tonight

The cruise ship 'Emerald Princess' departed from Greenock this evening.

At 113,500 tonnes she carries around 3,000 passengers.

Her passengers were fortunate  with the weather on their visit, as the forecast for the town tomorrow is heavy winds, rain, and flooding.

This is her third visit to Greenock having been here in both 2011 and 2012.

She is bound for Cobh - a popular tourist seaport town on the south coast of County Cork in Ireland.

 'Emerald Princess' - Off Greenock Ocean Terminal

 'Emerald Princess' - Off Greenock Esplanade

 'Emerald Princess' Passing Cloch Lighthouse

 'Emerald Princess' Off Cloch Lighthouse - 14 September 2013

'Emerald Princess' Passing Dunoon

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