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A. Vuyk & Zonen, Capelle a/d IJssel, Netherlands

Shipbuilder A. Vuyk & Zonen was founded in 1872 in Capelle aan de IJssel, the Netherlands. Initially this yard only produced wooden inland vessels but moving into larger vessels later. However, after the flooding of parts of the Netherlands in 1953 locks were built impacting the production. Combined with increased foreign (Japanese) competition the company ran into financial difficulties. For a short while the company was supported by the Dutch government but eventually in 1979 it ceased to trade. Some of its staff moved to the yard across the river: Van der Giessen - De Noord.
Stena Scanrail & Stena Carrier On a beautiful summer's day, 7 July 2002, Stena Scanrail passes berthed Stena Carrier while entering...
Cargo ship Efstathia loading in Avonmouth 1981 Photo of the cargo vessel Efstathia (IMO 5028019) berthed at port of Avonmouth (England) in 1981. T...
Cargo ship Nicki R in Avonmouth 1978 Photo of the cargo vessel Nicki R (IMO 5149112) berthed in harbour of Avonmouth, England in 1978. T...
Stena Scanrail passing under the suspension bridge Photographed in Gothenburg on 15 July 2008. See also pictures #3486, #3512 and #3652.
Stena Scanrail entering Gothenburg Photographed from Nya Varvet on 15 January 2009. See also picture #3486, picture #3512, picture #36...
Stena Scanrail on the Göta Älv, Gothenburg Photographed on 21 May 2009 from Carl Michael Bellman. See picture #3486 for details of this ferry.
One of the Aida Cruise Ships at Grand Cayman This picture was taken at George Town, Grand Cayman in the evening.
pot of gold Queen mary 2 in cobh 21 10 2009
Menkar Pilot cutter Menkar passing "Leugenaar" bound for Flushing. Photo taken 10-01-2013.
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