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Name: ELLORA
Type: Tanker
Launched: 29/09/1958
Completed: 07/1959
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 1875
Dimensions: 24246grt, 14480nrt, 37140dwt, 690.8 x 90.4 x 36.4ft
Engines: 2 x Steam turbines, 17600shp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 16.5knots
Reg Number: 300949
History:
07/1959 British India Steam Navigation Co Ltd, London
1963 Managers became Trident Tankers Ltd, London
1969 Jad Cia Nav SA, Monrovia; renamed NATA
01/06/1976 Broken up
Comments: 01/06/1976: Arrived at Sveti Kajo, Split for breaking up by Brodospas


Above photo as ELLORA is courtesy of Paul Strathdee

Above photo as ELLORA is copyright of Chris Howell

Above photo as ELLORA is courtesy of Photoship