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Fairlie Yacht Slip

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Bay Street, Fairlie, Ayrshire

formerly William Fife and Co

1948 Incorporated as The Fairlie Yacht Slip Limited, with a capital of £20,000[1]

1955 The yard had four berths under cover up to 130 ft. and three slipways up to 150 tons[2]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Scotsman 20 March 1948
  2. Directory of Shipowners, Shipbuilders and Marine Engineers 1955
  • L. A. Ritchie, The Shipbuilding Industry: A Guide to Historical Records (1992)