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Name: KHANDALLA
Type: Passenger Refrigerated Cargo Ship
Launched: 16/02/1923
Completed: 30/05/1923
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Neptune Yard, Low Walker
Yard Number: 1124
Dimensions: 7018grt, 3289nrt, 425.2 x 55.7 x 31.3ft
Engines: 2 x Q4cyl (25.5, 43 & 50 x 42ins), 1365nhp, 7000ihp
Engines by: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Propulsion: 2 x Screw, 16.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 147855
History:
30/05/1923 British India Steam Navigation Co Ltd, London
13/12/1951 Broken up
Comments: 13/12/1951: Sold to BISCO for 75,000
24/12/1951: Allocated to Arnott, Young & Co (Shipbreakers) Ltd, Dalmuir
14/03/1952: The gutted hull was then towed for final demolition by West of Scotland Shipbreaking Co Ltd at Troon


Above photo courtesy of Kevin Blair

Above photo courtesy of Tom Kelso

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