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No: 12689   Contributor: Paul Strathdee   Year: 2009   Manufacturer: Richards, Lowestoft, United Kingdom   Country: United Kingdom

Caledonian Macbrayne ferry loading at Ardrossan in April 2009 for another run to Brodick on the Isle of Arran her regular run.
She was built in 1993 by Richards of Lowestoft.
Picture added on 10 December 2009 at 16:18
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See also picture #3667, taken at the other end of this run.

Added by Peter Langsdale on 10 December 2009.
She had a mishap upon entering Ardrossan on the 14th February when a sudden big southerly squall forced her against Winton Pier and she had to wait for an hour or more for the wind to die down enough to dock astern to let of her passengers and vehicles. The MV Isle of Arran was hurridly brought south as stand-in vessel.

Added by Dave Forbes on 16 February 2012.
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