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TITLE
MacBrayne's steamer Claymore at Lochinver
EXTERNAL ID
KIGHF_HF_2_1_02
PLACENAME
Lochinver
DISTRICT
Assynt
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
SUTHERLAND: Assynt
SOURCE
Highland Folk Museum
ASSET ID
41802
KEYWORDS
steamers
ferries
ships
MacBrayne's steamer <i>Claymore</i> at Lochinver

Built by J & G Thomson at Clydebank in 1881, the SS Claymore was the first ship to be commissioned by David MacBrayne. Her main duty was on the Glasgow - Stornoway route via Gairloch, Poolewe, Aultbea and Lochinver which she sailed approximately every 10 days. Primarily a cargo ship, in the summertime her sailings were advertised as passenger cruises.

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MacBrayne's steamer <i>Claymore</i> at Lochinver

SUTHERLAND: Assynt

steamers; ferries; ships

Highland Folk Museum

Highland Folk Museum Photographic Collection

Built by J & G Thomson at Clydebank in 1881, the SS <i>Claymore</i> was the first ship to be commissioned by David MacBrayne. Her main duty was on the Glasgow - Stornoway route via Gairloch, Poolewe, Aultbea and Lochinver which she sailed approximately every 10 days. Primarily a cargo ship, in the summertime her sailings were advertised as passenger cruises.<br />