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Sunday, 16 July 2017
The dock has had a chequered history and its fair to say that it never filled its full potential,the dock is now owned by Clydeport,they apparently want to fill the dock in and build houses .
Just up the road at Ferguson's Marine Port Glasgow the shipyard has expanded and completely rebuilt its yard,the owner has shown interest in using the dry dock at Inchgreen,
Sadly the cranes have now been demolished.
Sunday, 19 April 2015
A few pictures of her on the Clyde can be viewed HERE
Sunday, 9 March 2014
The 33-metre structure when built will be towed to the harbour .
The decision to build off site at Inchgreen means the ferry service can be maintained.
The extension is needed because the new 116-metre CalMac ferry MV Loch Seaforth which is due to arrive in August 2014 will replace the current ferry MV Isle of Lewis.
Monday, 20 January 2014
The 12,500-tonne ferry can accommodate around 670 passengers and crew and 275 vehicles. It mainly operates from the island capital Douglas to Heysham, Lancashire.