Pioneer and Hebrides lye in James Watt Dock Glasgow in
March 2004. The 1974 built Pioneer is mothballed at this time awaiting her
uncertain future while the 2000 built Hebrides receives her annual
Picture by John Crae
Calmacs newest vessel the 2003 built Coruisk passes the 1991 built
Loch Fyne off McInroys Point on the Clyde. The picture portrays
the advances from mid age 'Loch Class' to new.
The 1991 built Loch Dunvegan and the 1977 built Isle of Cumbrae at Rhubodach.
Picture by Robert
The 1947 Waverley watches on as the 1974 Pioneer draws
away from Rothesay pier one summers day on a regular service run to Wemyss
Bay. The Waverly is the only remaining sea going paddle steamer left in
Passing each other in Loch Broom are the 1974 built Suilven and
her modern replacement, the 1995 built Isle of Lewis. This
picture was taken on the Suilven s last day in service heading back down
to Ullapool from Stornoway.
Picture by CalMac
A rare snapshot into time in this picture. Berthed at Oban are the 1979 Lochmor, 1957
Glen Sannox and 1978 Claymore.
The 'Galloping Glen' is on the Craignure ferry to Mull, the Claymore is
loading for Barra and the western Isles and the Lochmor appears to be on a
visit from Skye.