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 LOCHALSH II - ex LOCHALSH (II)

Gaelic Name: N/A
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HISTORY
 USUAL ROUTE:
Kyle of Lochalsh - Kyleakin
  Crossing Page
 Picture: Unloading via turntable at a unknowen slip, K G Govan
 DETAILS
Type: Steel TSMV
Callsign: 
IMO: 
MMSI: 
Built: 1957
Launched: 
Acquired: 
Entered Service: ??/04/1957
Disposed: 1979
Ordered By: Caledonian Steam Packet Co.
Cost: 
Registered: Glasgow
Launched by: 
Named after: A previous vessel of same name serving on the Kyle station.
 DIMENSIONS
Length: 75.7'
Draught: 6.1'
Breadth: 21.0'
Gross tonnage: 64
 CAPACITIES
Passengers: 100
Cars: 6
Crew: 3
Lifeboats (Number of): 
 TECHNICAL
Builders: Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Ltd, Troon
Yard No: 499
Engine Builders: Gleniffer Engines Ltd., Glasgow
Machinery: 2 Oil 4SCSA 4 cyl 6 x 7.
Speed: 8 kts
Hoist & Lifts: 1 x Vehicle Turntable
 FACILITIES

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 REMARKS
Transferred to David MacBrayne Ltd. in October 1971 for Scalpay station and renamed SCALPAY, on the demise of the older timber-built turntable ferry of that name. She remained in David MacBrayne Ltd ownership until her disposal.
 ROUTE TIMELINE
1957 - 1970: Kyle of Lochalsh - Kyleakin
1971 - 1977: Kyles Scalpay - Scalpay (See SCALPAY (II) for Further Details)


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