Boats, Ships & Harbours

Elvia Worrall | Mevagissey Harbour, Cornwall, UK

Mevagissey Harbour, Cornwall, UK

Boats high and dry at low tide in Mevagissey Harbour.
Elvia Worrall | Gaff Ketch Kentra

Gaff Ketch Kentra

Built 1923 by William Fife and Son, at Fairlie, Scotland. 32 meters. Picture taken in the Sound of Mull with the east coast of the Isle of Mull in the background.
Elvia Worrall | Morning Reflection Isle of Jura

Morning Reflection Isle of Jura

Early morning reflections in Craighouse Harbour, Isle of Jura, Scotland.
Elvia Worrall | Scotland Sailing

Scotland Sailing

Gaff ketch in full sail making passage down the Sound of Mull, Scotland with the Isle of Mull in the background
Elvia Worrall | Titan Crane

Titan Crane

James Watt Dock, Greenock, Scotland Titan Crane. Giant cantilever crane built in 1917 by Sir William Arrol & Co. for the purposes of fitting out ships and rated to lift 150 tonnes or more. Category A listed structure and part of the wonderful shipping history of the docks at Greenock.
Elvia Worrall | Ships Weight

Ships Weight

Black and white photo of ships anchor on water front in Liverpool. Birkenhead docks in the background.
Elvia Worrall | Connemara Mountains

Connemara Mountains

View of the 12 Bens, Connemara, County Galway, Eire. Mountain range of quartzite summits and ridges in the Connemara National Park. Viewed from the village of Roundstone.
Elvia Worrall | Sarinda High and Dry

Sarinda High and Dry

Former Harbour Defence Launch built in 1943. After a distinguished WW2 service, sailed as a private yacht, renamed and passenger cruising, she now seems to have been abandoned on the Heswall mashes, Wirral to rot away. A very sad ending for such a historic boat.
Elvia Worrall | Ålesund, Norway

Ålesund, Norway

View of Ålesund taken from Aksla Mount which overlooks the town. It is noted for its Art Nouveau architecture and stands at the entrance to the famous Geiranger Fjord. Taken in 2011.
Elvia Worrall | Coburg Wharf, Liverpool

Coburg Wharf, Liverpool

Colourful house boats and canal boats in Liverpool Marina, Coburg Wharf, Brunswick Dock. New and historic buildings and a glimpse of the Liverpool Anglican Cathedral in the background.
Elvia Worrall | Tobermory, Isle of Mull, Scotland

Tobermory, Isle of Mull, Scotland

A photo of Tobermory's colourful houses and harbour. Taken in June 2019 showing the village in the lovely evening sun with rain bearing clouds around.
Elvia Worrall | Holy Loch Sloops

Holy Loch Sloops

Piper 24 Bermudon Sloops racing in Holy Loch, Argyll in the evening sun on Holy Loch Sailing Club's race evening. Designed by David Boyd at Sandbank, Holy Loch and built in the 1960s in Grimsby. Length 24'3 and made of fibreglass.
Elvia Worrall | Evening Sailing

Evening Sailing

Holy Loch Sailing Club racing on a sunny autumn evening. View looking down Holy Loch towards the Clyde.
Elvia Worrall | Tall Ship STS Sedov

Tall Ship STS Sedov

The STS Sedov. Russian training ship (Barque) launched in 1921 in Kiel Germany and originally German flagged as Madalene Vinnen II. Photographed at the Falmouth Tall Ship Race 2008.
Elvia Worrall | Tobermory Painting

Tobermory Painting

A brush stroke paint effect of a photograph taken of Tobermory, Isle of Mull, Scotland. The colours give the photo an autumnal look.
Elvia Worrall | Porto, Douro River Boats

Porto, Douro River Boats

View of the Douro River and the colourful houses of Porto, Portugal, Also the traditional Porto Wine Boats constructed of wood and flat bottomed. Built to carry people and goods from the vineyards along this beautiful river.
Elvia Worrall | Stranded


A black and white image of a small boat stranded on the mud at low tide. The River Dee Estuary, The Wirral, Cheshire, UK. There are modern wind mills in the far distance in the background.
Elvia Worrall | Stranded and Deserted

Stranded and Deserted

A small fishing boat left to rot on the sand at Faro Beach, Ponte de Baixo, Portugal. Not suitable for canvas
Elvia Worrall | Rainbow Sail

Rainbow Sail

A late evening reflection of a colourful sail on a yacht anchoring in Saint Ninian's Bay on the West Side of the Island of Bute, Scotland.