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Name: THALUN
Type: Lightship
Launched: 18/11/1929
Completed: 1929
Builder: Armstrong, Whitworth & Co Ltd
Yard: Low Walker
Yard Number: 1056
Dimensions:
Engines: n/a
Engines by: n/a
Propulsion: n/a
Construction: Steel
Reg Number:
History:
1929 ‘India Store Department’
No further history known
Comments: Contract valued at £27,000
18/01/1930: Left the Tyne in tow of the Dutch tug Dolan
26/04/1930: Reported as arrived at Rangoon "last week"
For stationing at the Krishna Shoal near Rangoon