Scottish Maritime Museum, Irvine
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|Scottish Maritime Museum - Irvine Exhibition Gallery
Here you can explore the Linthouse engine shop, Scotland’s ‘Cathedral of Engineering’,
a Victorian Glass-roofed building from 1872 ; build and test your own model boat, or learn to manoeuvre a remote-controlled boat in our indoor boating ponds ; see the collection of floating vessels, including Spartan, Scotland’s last Scottish-built puffer, the harbour tug Garnock, and Carola, a steam yachtbuilt in 1898.