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 BROADFORD (II)

Gaelic Name: N/A
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HISTORY
 USUAL ROUTE:
Colintraive - Rhubodach
  Crossing Page
 Picture: On the Kyles of Bute run 29 June 1974, Brian Hargreaves
 DETAILS
Type: Steel TSMV
Callsign: 
IMO: 
MMSI: 
Built: 1966
Launched: 10/5/1966
Acquired: 
Entered Service: 07/01/1967
Disposed: 1986
Ordered By: Caledonian Steam Packet Co.
Cost: 34.000
Registered: Glasgow
Launched by: 
Named after: Previous ship of the same name and a town on Skye.
 DIMENSIONS
Length: 75.8'
Draught: 6.1'
Breadth: 21.0'
Gross tonnage: 63
 CAPACITIES
Passengers: 60
Cars: 10
Crew: 
Lifeboats (Number of): 
 TECHNICAL
Builders: James Lamont & Co. Ltd., Port Glasgow
Yard No: 405
Engine Builders: Gleniffer Engines Ltd., Glasgow
Machinery: (i) 2 Oil 4SCSA 4 cyl. 6 x 7.
Speed: 9 kts
Hoist & Lifts: 1 x Vehicle Turntable
 FACILITIES

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 REMARKS
She was displaced by the new Lochalsh and Kyleakin in 1971 when her and her sisters were converted to bow loading.
 ROUTE TIMELINE
1967 - 1970: Kyle of Lochalsh - Kyleakin
1971 - 1986: Colintraive - Rhubodach (Occasionally Largs - Cumbrae)


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