23/08/2011A89Cruise, NingPhoto, SwitzerlandNing Webmaster 182 views Photo: Mont Blanc. Taken from Bernard Upton’s home, with Lake Geneva in the foreground and snow-topped Mont Blanc 100km away in the background.Photo: Bernard aboard A89 Colchide. Taken 14th August 2011Photo: Hydraulic keel lifting gear on A89. Hand pumpedPhoto: Nyon. Attractive lakeside town on the Swiss side of Lake Geneva, near A89’s home port.Photo: Lake Geneva paddle_steamer. Lake paddle steamer leaving NyonPhoto: A89 Colchide. Taken by Richard James c. 2008Photo: A89’s Faryman diesel. Single cylinder diesel engine mounted back to front, driving hydraulic transmission to folding propeller.Photo: A89 rudder. A89’s rudder retracts vertically inside stainless steel box – see next photo. Aerofoil cross-section gives good precise steering both forwards and in reverse.Photo: Slide_26.