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 ARRAN

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HISTORY
 USUAL ROUTE:
Kennacraig - Islay & Spare Vessel (CalMac)
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 Picture: Leaving Gourock for Dunoon 1974, Andy MacConnell
 DETAILS
Type: Steel TSMV
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Built: 1953
Launched: 9/22/1953
Acquired: 
Entered Service: 04/01/1954
Disposed: 1981
Ordered By: Caledonian Steam Packet Co.
Cost: 257.960
Registered: Glasgow
Launched by: Mrs J L Harrington
Named after: The largest of the Clyde Islands
 DIMENSIONS
Length: 186'
Draught: 7'6
Breadth: 36'
Gross tonnage: 540
 CAPACITIES
Passengers: 399
Cars: 30
Crew: 
Lifeboats (Number of): 
 TECHNICAL
Builders: Wm. Denny & Bros. Ltd., Dumbarton
Yard No: 1470
Engine Builders: British Polar Engines Ltd., Glasgow
Machinery: 2 Oil Atlas 2SCSA 6 cyl. 340 x 570 mm
Speed: 14 kts
Hoist & Lifts: 1x Cargo Lift, Capacity 14 tons: Platform: 682 sq. ft. (5 Average Cars). 2x Derricks each 7 ton load.
 FACILITIES
Tearoom (later converted to cafeteria/restaurant), Galley with full cooking facilities, , Crew Cabbins
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