Ministry of Fisheries and Oceans vessel the "Falcon Rock" anchored in Departure Bay

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Comments (3)

warwick.tomlinson on December 11, 2011

she is a lovely vessel L+F

Jim Evans (AXOTA) on February 16, 2013

She must be a couple of hundred miles from the sea, a full days sailing to reach the Pacific fleets.

Nice shot!




Wilf Ratzburg on February 16, 2013

250km either north or south would take her pretty close to the Pacific. When I encountered her around 1966, she was stationed about 500km north of here.

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on December 16, 2008
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Wilf Ratzburg
    • Camera: Canon PowerShot S3 IS
    • Taken on 2008/07/03 14:40:37
    • Exposure: 0.001s (1/1250)
    • Focal Length: 11.10mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.000
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash