Download PDF by Alistair Deayton: CalMac: An Illustrated History of Caledonian MacBrayne

By Alistair Deayton

Created in 1973 with the amalgamation of the Caledonian Steam Packet Co. and David MacBrayne, CalMac's black hulls and white toppings were a standard sight at the Clyde estuary, crusing to the Western Isles and on a number of brief crossings within the western Highlands. So largely does the corporate function within the west of Scotland that it has even been immortalised in music. beginning with a lot outdated tonnage, the fleet has been up-to-date over the last many years with extra new ships as a result of come into carrier, and now includes a few very sleek transport, nonetheless crusing to the Western Isles, during the awesome panorama of the western Highlands and to Arran, Bute and Cumbrae. This booklet, the follow-up to Alistair Deayton's illustrated histories of David MacBrayne and the Caledonian Steam Packet, tells the tale of CalMac, from its inception to the current day.

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