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No: 4126   Contributor: Ronald Young   Year: 2008
MV Taurus

AHTS Taurus entering the Cromarty Firth astern of G S F Arctic 3 ready to run anchors at Invergordon.
Picture added on 13 March 2008
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The Taurus and Magnus are basically just huge engines, surrounded by lots of fuel tanks - with a big winch on deck. 19, 500 bhp, 200t bollard pull, and run on heavy fuel oil. I reckon the only time their back decks would be dry.......... is in drydock on a sunny day.

Added by Al on 02 December 2008.
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