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ABERTHAW FISHER loads
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No: 16902   Contributor: Paul Strathdee   Year: 1975   Manufacturer: Ailsa Shipbuilding Company, United Kingdom   Country: United Kingdom
ABERTHAW FISHER loads

One of two ro-ro vessels built to transport heavy loads round the British coast equipping new power stations she was completed in 1966 by the Ailsa yard at Troon for James Fisher of Barrow.
This was taken in Glasgow in 1975 as she took on one of these loads.
Picture added on 18 March 2011 at 11:51
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Going through my slides I find that this is in fact KINGSNORTH FISHER built by Hall Russell at Aberdeen in 1966, renamed NEW GENERATION in 1990 and as NEW GEN (!) scrapped at Alang in December 2001.

Added by Paul Strathdee on 09 December 2011.
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