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Spirit of France of 2012


 
This page is one of a series devoted to postcards and photographs of the Dover-Calais ferries of P&O. This page shows images of the ferry Spirit of France, which had a delayed entry into service in February 2012.

Spirit of Britain and sister Spirit of France were built by STX Europe at their Rauma yard in Finland. They are 49000grt, 212m long and carry 1750 passengers, 194 cars and 180 trucks. Spirit of Britain entered service on 21st January 2011, replacing Pride of Dover, and Spirit of France was due to follow in September 2011, intended to replace Pride of Calais. Her entry into service was delayed by vibration problems and she did not arrive at Dover until 28th January 2012, entering service in early February.



 

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This page is one of a series devoted to postcards and photographs of the Dover-Calais ferries of P&O. This page shows images of the ferry Spirit of France, which had a delayed entry into service in February 2012.

Spirit of Britain and sister Spirit of France were built by STX Europe at their Rauma yard in Finland. They are 49000grt, 212m long and carry 1750 passengers, 194 cars and 180 trucks. Spirit of Britain entered service on 21st January 2011, replacing Pride of Dover, and Spirit of France was due to follow in September 2011, intended to replace Pride of Calais. Her entry into service was delayed by vibration problems and she did not arrive at Dover until 28th January 2012, entering service in early February.



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 Spirit of France at Dover Cruise Terminal 2 prior to entering service
Photo: © Ian Boyle, 2nd February 2012
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 Spirit of France moving to the Eastern docks, dressed overall
Photo: © Ian Boyle, 2nd February 2012
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 Spirit of France moving to the Eastern docks as Spirit of Britain leaves for Calais
Photo: © Ian Boyle, 2nd February 2012
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 Spirit of France moving to the Eastern docks as Delft Seaways arrives from Dunkerque
Photo: © Ian Boyle, 2nd February 2012
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