diesel boats now in use are The John Burns, Ernest Bevin and James Newman,
they have been in service since 1963. At first they were side loading using
the old pontoons, with traffic queuing in Hare Street in the town centre
On 20 September 1966
the new terminals were opened now the ferries became end loading and the
traffic avoided the centre of town.
|Ernest Bevin end on in mid stream in the
back ground the cranes of the now disappeared Royal Docks. July 1970
Photo John King
were all built in 1963 at Dundee.