NM8529 : The Lord of the Isles, Oban

taken 12 years ago, near to Oban, Argyll And Bute, Great Britain

The Lord of the Isles, Oban
The Lord of the Isles, Oban
Lord of the Isles is the eighth largest of Caledonian MacBrayne's fleet of thirty island-hopping ferries, here seen with its bow open having disgorged its cargo of vehicles.
Thanks to John Allan for information on CalMac's fleet.
Ships of Caledonian MacBrayne Limited :: NM8431
Caledonian MacBrayne Limited (CalMac) was formed in 1973 following the merger of the Caledonian Steam Packet Limited and David MacBrayne Limited. Ownership passed to the Secretary of State for Scotland in 1990 and is now vested with the Scottish Government.
CalMac operate passenger and vehicle ferries along the Clyde Coast and to (and between) the Outer Hebrides, Skye, Raasay and the Small Isles, the Inner Hebrides and the Southern Hebrides. Information on the company’s services may be found: LinkExternal link
This Shared Description covers any vessels owned or operated by CalMac since 1973. It may also include any vessels in service with other owners or operators after disposal by CalMac.
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Date Taken
Friday, 20 October, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 30 October, 2006
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Ferry   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NM 855 298 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:24.6937N 5:28.7179W
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