Destroyer at Leith Western Harbour
HMS Daring -
Open Day for the ship at Leith Western Harbour - November 21,
Photograph taken from Ocean Terminal November 21, 2009
Type 45 Destroyer
HMS Daring is one of six Royal Navy, Class 45,
7,500 tonne, Destroyers.
The ships in this class are:
- D32: HMS Daring
- D33: HMS Dauntless
- D34: HMS Diamond
- D35: HMS Dragon
- D36: HMS Defender
- D37: HMS Duncan.
This view looks to the west across Ocean Terminal from the 4th floor of
the Ocean Terminal car park. The buildings in the background, to the
left of the destroyer, are:
- apartments built a few years ago on the site of
the former kipper factories to the east of the old fishmarket at Newhaven
- the building with the curved roof,
the Next Generation fitness club.
Black &White Photo
taken as a colour photo but I have converted it to black and white because
there was very little colour in the destroyer, and I found most of the
colour in the photo to be a distraction.