A fascinating look at how things used to be done.
Driving between Glasgow and Fort William either meant a long drive around Loch Leven, via Kinlochleven, or getting the Ballachulish Ferry.
This video shows the ferry crossing in 1926.
The ferries from 1926 & 1973 used the same concept of a turntable to make it easier to get vehicles on/off the ferry. Modern day turntable type ferries still exist. Just a few miles north of Ballachulish is the Corran Ferry.
@fitheach Interesting [¹], I didn't realise they were articulated; I assumed it had been built that shape specifically for its route.
[¹] For a rather narrow definition of “interesting” 🙄
I find just about any topic can be interesting once you start researching it.
I once followed a group of people who posted photographs of fence posts. They were mostly photos showing things growing on the top of straining posts. They were beautiful and fascinating.
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