GA Ferries


GA Ferries was a shipping company based in Greece which operated several ex Dover based ferries from 1988 until its bankruptcy in 2011. GA Ferries was founded in 1988 and offered sailings from Piraeus to Ikaria, Samos, Syros, Paros, Naxos and Santorini.

GA Ferries Archive

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MV Free Enterprise VIII – Past and Present

MV Romilda – ex Pride of Canterbury, Free Enterprise VIII – Steel triple screw vessel built for Townsend Thoresen in 1974 by Verolme Scheepswerf, Alblasserdam, N.V., near Rotterdam (Yard No. 862), a part of Verolme United Shipyards. Engined by Stork-Werkspoor Diesel, Amsterdam.