Liverpool Bay – photos from the sea

Taking a cruise from Liverpool recently gave me a personally unique opportunity to take some shots that otherwise would not be possible. Here are a selection:-

Formby Point

Formby Point

Liverpool Pilot Boat Petrel

Liverpool Pilot Boat Petrel

New Brighton and Perch Rock Lighthouse

New Brighton and Perch Rock Lighthouse

Buoy those wind turbines are big

Buoy those wind turbines are big

Crosby Coastguard Station

Crosby Coastguard Station

When a flying saucer landed in Crosby

When a flying saucer landed in Crosby – Crosby Swimming Baths

Waterloo & Seaforth Radar Tower

Waterloo & Seaforth Radar Tower

Looking down the River towards the sea

Looking down the River towards the sea

Victoria Tower

Victoria Tower – The Dockers Clock

Click on the photos to enlarge them.

These photos are also amongst my Flickr shots at:-

www.flickr.com/photos/86659476@N07/

Thetis Memorial

Thetis Memoria at Woodside

Thetis Crest

On the riverside near to Woodside Ferry Terminal in Birkenhead there sits this memorial to the submariners who perished in the 1939 disaster. She sank during trials on 1 June 1939 with the loss of 99 lives.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMS_Thetis_%28N25%29

Thetis had been built in Birkenhead at the Cammell Laird shipyard.

The photos are amongst my Flickr shots at:-

www.flickr.com/photos/86659476@N07/