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Name: BAHARISTAN
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 21/04/1928
Completed: 07/06/1928
Builder: John Readhead & Sons Ltd
Yard: South Shields
Yard Number: 490
Dimensions: 5479grt, 3482nrt, 415.0 x 54.2 x 27.6ft
Engines: T3cyl (28, 46 & 77 x 48ins), 630nhp
Engines by: John Readhead & Sons Ltd, South Shields
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 12.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 160495
History:
07/06/1928 Strick Line (1928) Ltd (FC Strick & Co Ltd, managers), London
1958 Renamed SELVISTAN
23/07/1960 Broken up
Comments: 23/07/1960: Breaking up commenced at Sakai, Japan by Miyachi Salvage


Above photo as BAHARISTAN courtesy of H Crossley

Above photo as BAHARISTAN courtesy of Richard Cox

Above photo as SELVISTAN courtesy of Stuart Smith