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Earl Sigurd - A Mersey Built Ship in Orkney

Photographs  John H. Luxton 2008

The EARL SIGURD was constructed by McTay Marine of Bromborough Wirral in 1989 for owners The Orkney Islands Council. She is operated by Orkney Ferries Ltd. She was photographed on August 11, 2008. Whilst on a morning circular sailing to Sanday and Eday Islands. She can carry up to a maximum of 22 cars or a mixture of cars and commercial vehicles up to a maximum of 100 tons.

IMO number :8902711
Name of ship :EARL SIGURD
Call Sign :MLKN9
Gross tonnage :771
Type of ship :Passenger/Ro-Ro Cargo Ship
Year of build :1990
Flag :United Kingdom
Status of ship :In Service
 

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