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Name Official number Flag IMO
JUPITER  361610  GBR  7341051 
Year built Date launched Date completed
1974  27/11/1973  03/1974 
Vessel type Vessel description
Ferry Passenger-Vehicle  Steel Motor Vessel  
Builder Yard Yard no
James Lamont & Co. Ltd., Port Glasgow Castle  418 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
851 grt / 306 nrt / 203 dwt 69.19 m  13.8 m    2.42 m 
Engine builder Mirrlees Blackstone (Stamford) Ltd., Stamford
Engine detail
2 x 8 cylinder diesel engines, 1000 bhp each, driving twin Voith Schneider propellers, one each end on centreline, 14knots.
 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Caledonian Macbrayne, Glasgow  Glasgow   
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
Caledonian Macbrayne Holdings Ltd, Glasgow 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
Purpose built ferry for the Gourock to Dunoon ferry service and later used on Wemyss Bay~Rothesay service. She also performed a summer relief on the Ardrossan to Brodick (Arran) service.The flying bridge giving better visibility when berthing was added after about one year in service. 
End year Fate / Status
2011  Broken Up 01/07/2011 
Disposal Detail
Broken up at Grenaa, Denmark. 
 

 



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