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 LOCHSHIEL - ex ROSALIND

Gaelic Name: N/A
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HISTORY
SHIPS CREW
 USUAL ROUTE:
Loch Shiel Service
 
 Picture: Colin Campbell
 DETAILS
Type: Wood MV
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MMSI: 
Built: 1953
Launched: 
Acquired: 
Entered Service: 
Disposed: 
Ordered By: David MacBrayne Ltd.
Cost: 
Registered: Glasgow
Launched by: 
Named after: The Loch she was built to serve on in the Moidart area.
 DIMENSIONS
Length: 45.3'
Draught: 4.1'
Breadth: 12.0'
Gross tonnage: 16
 CAPACITIES
Passengers: 75
Cars: 0
Crew: 
Lifeboats (Number of): 
 TECHNICAL
Builders: J Barr & Son (Craigendoran) Ltd, Dumbarton
Yard No: 
Engine Builders: Bergius Kelvin Co. Ltd., Glasgow.
Machinery: Kelvin Diesel, Type K3 - 1 Oil 4 SCSA 3 Cy 6 x 9.
Speed: 8? kts
Hoist & Lifts: 
 FACILITIES

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 REMARKS
Almost identical to sister ship LOCHAILORT. She was sheathed in galvanised steel sheeting around the waterline for working in ice.
 ROUTE TIMELINE
1953 - 1962: Loch Shiel Service
1962 - 1970: Iona Tender


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