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Name: KOHISTAN
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 11/07/1960
Completed: 11/1960
Builder: John Readhead & Sons Ltd
Yard: West Yard, South Shields
Yard Number: 605
Dimensions: 9423grt, 5246nrt, 500.5 x 63.25 x 30.9ft
Engines: Oil engine, Doxford type, 2SCSA, 6cyl (670 x 2320mm), 6600bhp
Engines by: Hawthorn Leslie (Engineers) Ltd, Hebburn
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 302528
History:
11/1960 Strick Line Ltd (FC Strick & Co Ltd), London
01/05/1972 Managers P&O General Cargo Division
19/04/1973 Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company
21/02/1975 Renamed STRATHASLAK
06/06/1978 Hibiscus Shipping Corporation, Piraeus; renamed QUINCY
01/1983 Broken up
Comments: 01/1983: Broken up at Gadani Beach by Five Star Shipping Co Ltd
19/01/1983: Arrived at Gadani Beach


Above photo as STRATHASLAK

Above photo as STRATHASLAK copyright of Malcolm Cranfield

Above two photos as QUINCY