Except the Kyles and Western Isles.....

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Deepol
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Except the Kyles and Western Isles.....

Post by Deepol » Mon Aug 21, 2017 9:44 am

Two posters from a catalogue for Macbrayne's.
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Andy
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Re: Except the Kyles and Western Isles.....

Post by Andy » Mon Aug 21, 2017 3:26 pm

Is that the LOCH FYNE in the Staffa poster? Was the hull ever painted grey?

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Re: Except the Kyles and Western Isles.....

Post by duncanwilson » Tue Aug 22, 2017 5:24 pm

Yes it is the Lochfyne and yes the hull was painted grey, but only for a short period after she entered service in 1931.

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