Pilot boat “Starkad” moving off throttle full open!
Early morning Southampton Pilot boarding at the St. Helens boarding ground.
Port stern view of the name of this pilot launch Perseus.
The Riga pilot in conversation on the VHF, at the time the photo was taken he was organising a lift home, the ship heading to sea, him home.
Pilot launch at Åbenrå, Denmark. On its way to collect the pilot, oddly enough.