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The Invergordon Archive

The tug Kent
The Invergordon Archive
The tug Kent

The tug Kent towing the Optic barge from Lyness to the LPG jetty at Flotta oil terminal, in the winter of 1975.
See also picture #771 for more about the Kent.
Picture added on 10 February 2006
Hi Allan, Hector Bell here. I'm woking in Oman at the moment and remember that day well. How many times did we pull this barge off the beach? Brings back a lot of good memories.
Added by Hector Bell on 18 August 2008
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