Chust you keep away from that big boat with the red and black lum Dougie,it,s no for the likes of you n me.Don,t go telling that McPhail,he,ll be getting grand ideas above his station,him being a stoker an all.
I seen the Vital Spark passing off Greenock as she came to visit the QM 2.
Last time I seen her she was tied up alongside at
Inveraray. Good that she is now sea worthy.
Hope she had safe journey back to her home port.
She is still registered in Glasgow.
Loch Shiel jetty in Acharacle is visited by MV Sileas during the tourist season.
A 52' ex-admiralty pinnace/launch built by Silvers of Rosneath she has sailed on the loch since 1997.
Previous name: 'Vital Spark'
More history: http://www.highlandcruises.co.uk/boatinghistory.htm