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Photograph of a van being hoisted from the ferry to the pier ca. 1963

Colour photograph of a blue transit van (Reg. 716 HGB) being hoisted from the ferry `MV Claymore` to Gott Bay pier around 1962-1964. Original in filing cabinet 9, drawer 3. Includes lettter from the donor with information.

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Object Details

Other Number: P139

Before `roll-on roll-off` ferries

A transit van being hoisted from the deck of the ferry `MV Claymore` onto Gott Bay pier around 1962-1964. Until the linkspan was built in 1992, all vehicles, cargo and sometimes livestock were transferred to and from the ferry in this way.
Normal Location: Photograph Shelves: photographs P100-199
Current Location: normal location

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