Ferry specification

General

TypeSteel DSMV
Built1976
Launched23rd Mar 1976
Entered service30th April 1976
OwnerCMAL
OperatorCalmac Ferries Ltd.

Dimensions

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

Capacity

Passengers75
Cars5
CommercialN/A

Technical specification

Built byJames Lamont & Co. Ltd., Port Glasgow, Yard 425
Engine buildersBergius Kelvin Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Machinery2 x Scania D9 93M35 turbocharged 6 cylinder diesel engines
Hoist & liftsN/A

Additional details

Speed8kts
Callsign2IUC
RegisteredGlasgow
Gaelic nameEilean Ratharsair