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Photographer:Dave Forbes [View profile]Title:SATURNAdded:Nov 06, 2010
Captured:October 01, 2010IMO:7615490Hits:525
Location:Gourock, United Kingdom
Photo Category: Ferries
Description:
MV Saturn is a State-owned vehicle ferry which plied on several routes for Calmac on the Firth of Clyde in Scotland and entered service in February 1978. She was finally withdrawn and has been lying at Rosneath since August 2011.

In February 2015 , after nearly four years in-storage , it has been announced that she will be sold to Pentland Ferries Ltd to be utilised as a freight carrier up in Orkney. She is undergoing an extensive overhaul and conversion at Greenock in March 2015.

Officially renamed ORCADIA in April 2015.
Vessel Identification
Name:Orcadia
IMO:7615490
Flag:U.k.
MMSI:232003374
Callsign:GXID
Former name(s):
- Saturn (Until 2015 May)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Ro-ro/passenger Ship
Gross tonnage:899 tons
Summer DWT:259 tons

Additional Information
Home port:Glasgow
Build year:1978
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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