Balmoral left James Watt Dock mid-morning on Wednesday 23rd May and then proceeded down Firth until off Dunoon on trails before heading back upriver. She arrived in Glasgow just after 1pm for what is her first visit to the city for a few years, she will remain at the Science Centre until she enters service on the 14th June.
The following pictures were taken on Wednesday and kindly provided by Joe McKendrick.
|Balmoral passes tall ship Stavros Niarchos at Greenock Custom House Quay on her way upriver.|
|The new livery can be seen to good effect as she heads upriver. |
(Note the grey box on the stern housing the generator.)