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    Arrow Garston Ship Breakers 6-10

    The Garston Ship Breakers closed around about 1997,the remains of 3 ships remain there,most notably the
    "MV Sound of Seil", which was a Glasgow Clyde ferry, and was brought to Garston, to be converted into a crane barge, and was later partly scrapped by S Evans & Sons.
    Built in 1959 by the Ailsa yard at Troon for British railís Southern Region for the Isle of Wight service, then known as the "MV Freshwater", she then finished her days back on the Clyde from the early 1980s, used by Western Ferries as the "MV Sound of Seil".
    Status: Scrapped - 18/08/1997
    Passenger Car Ferry
    Tonnage: 363grt, 163nrt
    Length: 145.0/164.0ft
    Breadth: 42.5ft
    Footage from the 1980's

    Visited with Georgie.

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    An old engine.

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    Default Re: Garston Ship Breakers 6-10

    good stuff wasnt a bad litle mooch that m8 heres a few of mine

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    Default Re: Garston Ship Breakers 6-10

    Kev Do you remember this one back of Liverpool airport.

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