NG8635 : Ferry at North Strome

near to Stromemore, Highland, Great Britain

Ferry at North Strome
Ferry at North Strome
With the loch side road to Strathcarron closed by a rock fall Highland Council hired the MV "Glenachulish" in January 2012 to temporarily re-establish the vehicle ferry crossing between Stromeferry and North Strome. This six-vehicle community owned turntable ferry normally runs between Glenelg and Kylerhea on Skye during the summer months.

The 10 minute crossing of Loch Carron to Stromeferry - visible in the background - avoided a 140-mile diversion by road.
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Friday, 27 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Friday, 17 February, 2012
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Loch Carron 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 8634 3534 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:21.4962N 5:33.2310W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NG 8632 3537
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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Ferry Pier  Ferry Landing  Ferry  Car Ferry  Vehicle Ferry  Loch Carron 

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