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No: 5866   Contributor: Paul Strathdee   Year: 1977   Manufacturer: Robb Caledon, Leith, United Kingdom   Country: United Kingdom

Clyde Shipping Co. tug off Port Glasgow in November 1977. She had been delivered the previous year from the Robb- Caledon yard at Leith.
Unlike some of her contemporaries to a similar design serving on the Forth and Africa she was not fitted with fire monitors.
Following a grounding at Kyle of Lochalsh in December 1995 and a prolonged layup on the Clyde afterwards she was finally towed away to the English South Coast for breaking up.
Picture added on 31 May 2012 at 08:42
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Robb Caledon, Leith, United Kingdom

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