Sandbox:Former Scottish Ferries

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Mainland to Mainland

Name To / From Operator Dates Notes
Ballachulish Ferry North Ballachulish - South Ballachulish Ballachulish Ferry Company; Highland Council C18th - 21/12/75 Replaced by Ballachulish Bridge
Strome Ferry North Strome - Strome Ferry Ross-shire County Council -1967 Replaced by new A890 route around Loch Carron - 'Strome Ferry Bypass'
Kessock Ferry North Kessock - Inverness Inverness-shire County Council; Highland Council -1982 replaced by Kessock Bridge
Kylesku Ferry Kylestrome - Unapool Sutherland County Council; Highland Council -1984 replaced by Kylesku Bridge
Invergordon Ferry Invergordon - Balblair -1960s?
Meikle Ferry Skibo - Edderton -1970s? Superseded by Dornoch Firth Bridge
Little Ferry Littleferry - Skelbo Slowly fell out of use after The Mound was built
Alcaig Ferry Dingwall - Alcaig
Beauly Ferry Beauly - Balblair (Kirkhill)
Chanonry Ferry Fort George - Chanonry Point
Annat Ferry Corpach - Achaphubuil Two routes across the Corpach Narrows, seem to have operated simultaneously.
Lochy Ferry Fort William - Corpach -c1854 Replace by Lochybridge
Callert Ferry Callert - Glencoe -19th Century
Caolas nan Con Ferry Callert - Caolas nan Con -19th Century
Ardsheal Ferry Inversanda - Arsheal Not entirely clear if this was a permanent route, or just a useful crossing point.
Shian Ferry North Shian - South Shian (Appin) -1920s Fell out of use after motor vehicles arrived in Argyll
Creagan Ferry Creagan (Appin) - South Creagan -c1903 discontinued when railway opened
Rubha Garbh Ferry Appin - Barcaldine Short lived replacement for Shian and Creagan Routes
Connel Ferry North Connel - Connel -c1906 Fell out of use after railway opened, discontinued when roadway opened on Connel Bridge
Bonawe Ferry Bonawe - Taynuilt Bonawe Quarry -1967 Always used more by Quarry traffic than private vehicles, passenger only after Connel Bridge became a full time road bridge
Dornie Ferry Dornie - Ardelve Ross-shire Council -1940 Replaced by Dornie Bridge in 1940
Totaig Ferry Dornie - Totaig -1960s Survived as a 1 car ferry until the late 1960s
Loch Eriboll Ferry Portnancon - Ardneackie
Tongue Ferry Kyle of Tongue Superseded by Tongue Causeway
Otter Ferry West Otter Ferry - Otter Ferry
Inveraray Ferry Inveraray - St Catherines
Ardpatrick Ferries Ardpatrick - Clachan / Whitehouse Two nearby routes across West Loch Tarbert
Holy Loch Ferries Sandbank - Kilmun
Holy Loch Ferries Hunter's Quay - Strone
Cove Ferry Strone - Cove
Portincaple Ferry Portincaple - Mark (Loch Long)
Rosneath Ferry Rosneath - Rhu
Broughty Ferry Broughty Ferry - Tayport
Tay Ferry Dundee - Newport -1966 Replaced by Tay Road Bridge

Clyde Ferries

Name To / From Operator Dates Notes
Helensburgh Ferry Helensburgh - Gourock SPT -2010s recently abandoned
Erskine Ferry Old Kilpatrick - Erskine -1970 Replaced by Erskine Bridge
Govan Ferry Partick - Govan Displaced by Clyde Tunnel

Forth Ferries

Name To / From Operator Dates Notes
Granton Ferry Burntisland - Granton
Queensferry North Queensferry - South Queensferry -1964 Replaced by Forth Road Bridge
Kincardine Ferry Kincardine - Airth -1936 Replaced by Kincardine Bridge
Alloa Ferry Alloa - South Alloa

Inshore Waters

Name To / From Operator Dates Notes
Bona Ferry Lochend - Bona (Loch Ness)
Inverfarigaig Ferry Bunloit - Inverfarigaig
Portsonachan Ferry Kilchrenan - Portsonachan

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