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 LOCHALSH (III)

Gaelic Name: N/A
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HISTORY
 USUAL ROUTE:
Kyle of Lochalsh - Kyleakin
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 Picture: Crossing to Skye, Ships of CalMac Collection
 DETAILS
Type: Steel DSMV
Callsign: 
IMO: 7101607
MMSI: 
Built: 1971
Launched: 2/11/1971
Acquired: 
Entered Service: 31/03/1971
Disposed: 
Ordered By: Caledonian Steam Packet Co.
Cost: 
Registered: Glasgow
Launched by: 
Named after: 
 DIMENSIONS
Length: 112.0'
Draught: 7.8'
Breadth: 42.0'
Gross tonnage: 225
 CAPACITIES
Passengers: 200
Cars: 28
Crew: 
Lifeboats (Number of): 
 TECHNICAL
Builders: Newport Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd.
Yard No: 
Engine Builders: Gardner Engines Ltd., Manchester.
Machinery: 2 Oil 4SCSA 8 cyl. 5 1/2 x 7 3/4. 2 Voith-Schneider propellers
Speed: 8 kts
Hoist & Lifts: 
 FACILITIES

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 REMARKS
Lochalsh was similarly "launched" on Thursday 11th February 1971 and was towed by Wrestler, leaving Newport on Tuesday 23rd March bound direct for Kyle. She was handed over to the CSP on 31st March.
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