22-09-10 A Visit from the Pharos
[NLV Pharos, Kinlochbervie]The Northern Lighthouse Board's tender Pharos paid a visit to Kinlochbervie and Loch Inchard yesterday afternoon.

The 84m vessel is the flagship of the Board's fleet carries a crew of 18 including Jamie MacAlister - son of our good friend Nonnie MacAlister - from Carradale on Kintyre.

The vessel has a gross tonnage of 3,672 tonnes but draws just 4.25m of water. Her full specification can be found HERE.

The NLB is responsible for the many lighthouses, marker buoys, and navigation aids around the coast and islands of Scotland and the Isle of Man.

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