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Yard No. 283
mv EILEAN BHEARNARAIGH



Yard Number 283 was named EILEAN BHEARNARAIGH when launched on by George Brown & Company Greenock for Comaihrle nan Eilean (Western Isles Islands Council) Stornoway

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1982
Ship Type: Passenger Car Ferry
Tonnage: 68grt 38nrt
Length: 15.90m/55.1ft
Breadth: 7.00m/23.0ft
Draught: 1.65m

Owner History:
Comaihrle nan Eilean (Western Isles Islands Council), Stornoway


Her main engines were built by Volvo-Penta (UK) Ltd, Watford , she was powered by Twin diesels 2 x M6cy 290bhp 2scr - 7.3knots on trials 11/10/1982

She is still active as of 2003

Additional Information:
Photo supplied by Stuart Cameron shows vessel fitting out in James Watt Dock, Greenock in 1983

Previous update by Colin Campbell
Previous update by Stuart Cameron
Additional data by Bruce Biddulph