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Black and white photographic print
The supply steamer "Earl of Zetland II" off Houbie, Fetlar.
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1950s? The steamer called at Fetlar every few days, and goods were offloaded onto a flit-boat and brought ashore. The system changed when the roll on-roll-off ferries came into operation in the 1970s and cars could carry goods and people to and from the island.

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