The latest edition of Scottish Ferry News covers all known movements by members of the CalMac fleet in March and April 2022. It is available here.
Meticulously compiled by John Newth, Scottish Ferry News is available only to paid-up CRSC members. It is an invaluable resource for enthusiasts wishing to track where vessels have been, what overhauls took place and which routes were affected by weather disruptions and vessel substitutions.
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The new update covers a remarkable number of unusual ship movements across the CalMac fleet, ranging from Finlaggan’s visit to Ardrossan on 6 March prior to annual survey at Greenock, to Caledonian Isles’ eight-day sojourn at Troon for repairs to her port engine.
At various times in March Clansman and Hebrides could be found at Birkenhead for annual survey, while Isle of Lewis was at Aberdeen, Loch Fyne at Greenock and Lochinvar at Troon.
Scottish Ferry News also documents rare visits by Ali Cat to Kip Marina, Loch Alainn and Loch Fyne to Port Askaig, and Loch Linnhe, Loch Portain and Loch Tarbert to Campbeltown.
And plenty more.
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Thanks to Walter Bowie, Iain Erskine, Mark Nicolson, Allan Smith and Cameron Wilson for photographs.
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Published on 11 May 2022