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Name: HOWRA
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 27/02/1922
Completed: 09/08/1922
Builder: Armstrong, Whitworth & Co
Yard: Low Walker
Yard Number: 963
Dimensions: 6709grt, 4096nrt, 412.2 x 55.8 x 34.7ft
Engines: 2 x steam turbines, DR geared, 600nhp
Engines by: CA Parsons Ltd, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 11.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 146304
History:
09/08/1922 British India Steam Navigation Co Ltd, Glasgow
02/11/1948 Broken up
Comments: Ordered as WAR FERVOUR for the British Government
02/11/1948: Broken up at Stockton


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