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Title Description Imagessort descending Id
Mary Ann Boat - Mary AnnRegistered - 1893 No. Sy 103016ft KeelMast and Lug sail - decked scaff4 Ton4 man crewLine fishing and creels Owner/Skipper Angus Maclennan (Maighstear) 3 KirkibostBuilder John Maclennan (Scodaidh) 8... Yes 13802
Perseverance Boat - PerseveranceRegistered 1949 No. Sy 23925.6ft KeelSail and auxiliary motor4.45 Ton3 Man crewLine fishing and creels Owner - Crofter's Supply Agency, EdinburghSkipper - Murdo Morrison, 4 Kirkibost Reg. Transferred... Yes 13810
Loch Roag Boat - Loch RoagRegistered 1949 No. Sy 6025ft KeelSail and auxiliary motor3.43 Ton3 Man crewLine fishing and creels Owner - Crofter's Supply Agency, EdinburghSkipper - Kenneth Macdonald (Coinneach Dochart) 7 Kirkibost... Yes 13852
Mizpah Boat - MizpahRegistered 1914 No. Sy 3616.7ft KeelMast and Lug sail3.6 Ton4 man crewLine fishing, nets and creels Owner/Skipper - Murdo Maclennan (Murchadh Scodaidh) 8 KirkibostBuilder - John Maclennan (Scodaidh), 8... Yes 13854
Star of the East Boat - Star of the EastRegistered 1911 No. Sy 31535ft Keel2 Masts, Lug sail, Mizzen and Jib14.5 Ton6 Man crewLine fishing and nets Owner/Builder - John Maclennan (Scodaidh), 8 KirkibostSkipper - Murdo Maclennan (... Yes 13882
Glenrosa John Alex Mackenzie, Haulage Contractor, Laxay had the contract for gritting the roads at one time. The Glenrosa was a puffer boat which was responsible for transporting the road salt and would sail into Loch Erisort... Yes 22646
HMS Hermes HMS Hermes was refitted in 1913 to act as the first experimental seaplane carrier of the British Navy. She was converted back into a cruiser and commissioned in May 1913 and was in service at the outbreak of the First... Yes 24322
SS Athenia Athenia was built by Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering, Glasgow and was launched in January 1922. She made her maiden voyage for an Anchor-Donaldson/Cunard joint service on 21 April 1923 from Glasgow and Liverpool... Yes 38051
Mary Boat - MaryReg. 1947 No. SY 74312ft keelSail and oars1.56 ton 2 man crewLine fishing and creels Owner/Skipper - John Macdonald (Seonaidh Mhorghan), West Earshader Reg. closed 1959 Yes 39832
Scotch Lass Boat - Scotch LassReg. 1953 No. SY 59734ft keelKetch rig with Kelvin diesel 6615.3 ton4 man crewLine fishing, nets and creels Owner/Skipper - George Clark Sold 1955 Article that appeared in Fishing Boats (a news-letter... Yes 39838
HMS Laurentic On the outbreak of the Great War (World War 1) in 1914, the White Star liner RMS Laurentic was requisitioned by the Admiralty as an armed merchant cruiser. On 25th January 1917 she struck by two mines laid by the German... Yes 40480
Tern The Tern, SY687, was crewed by Donald and his father John Macleod, 2 Kershader, and Donald John Mackay, 3 Kershader, in the district of Pairc. Yes 41197
Columbine Columbine SY180 was registered in 1930 to John Macleod, 24 Cromore. 15 ton/57' keel. Yes 49367
Mary This fishing boat, SY150, was well known in Gravir in the early years of the 20th century. She was called the 'Mary' and, because of the slender shape, she was appropriately referred to in the village as 'Mairi-Chaol'.... Yes 633
HMS Titania HMS Titania was originally built as a merchant ship of 5250 tons (initially intended for the Austrians) and launched March 1915 by the Clyde Shipbuilding Company at Glasgow. She was commandeered by the Admiralty and... Yes 8974

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