Ferry specification

General

TypeSteel DSMV
Built1975
Launched31st Oct 1975
Entered service29th Jan 1976
OwnerCMAL
OperatorRathlin Island Ferries

Dimensions

Length22.50m
Breadth6.40m
Draught1.40m
Gross Tonnage69

Capacity

Passengers140
Cars6
CommercialN/A

Technical specification

Built byJames Lamont & Co. Ltd., Port Glasgow
Engine buildersBergius Kelvin Co. Ltd., Glasgow
MachineryRe-engined at Shandon and now fitted with 2 x Scania D9 93M35 turbocharged 6 cylinder diesels
Hoist & liftsN/A

Additional details

Speed8kts
Callsign21AE
RegisteredGlasgow
Gaelic nameEilean Channaigh