Yard No. 67
ss EMPIRE BAIRN

built by Blythswood Shipbuilding Company Scotstoun in 1941

(EMPIRE BAIRN)

ss EMPIRE BAIRN

Yard Number 67, was named EMPIRE BAIRN when launched on Thursday, 23/10/1941 by Blythswood Shipbuilding Company Scotstoun , for Ministry of Shipping .

Her main engines were built by David Rowan & Co. , she was powered by Triple exp 3cy engine aft 9.5 knots Her last recorded name was CHILKA (1948)

EMPIRE BAIRN was scrapped on

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1941
Ship Type: Tanker
Tonnage: 813 grt
Length: 193 feet
Breadth: 31 feet
Owner History:
Ministry of Shipping
1948 Indian Navy

Additional Information: Transferred 1948 to Indian Navy
Scrapped 1977

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