Friday, January 7, 2011

New Nelson Ferry triples capacity!

There’s a new addition to the regular goings and to-ings on the Haven.

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Every local remembers the familiar sight of the old Ferry leaving its dock at Wakefield Quay

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…………ferrying visitors across to Haulashore Island.

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Well that old Ferry has now just been replaced by a brand new custom designed and built version.

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And the number of passengers it can carry has risen to 30.

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Looking at the above photo I’d say the capacity has not only tripled but would go so far as to say its probably quadrupled!