Yard No. 912
ss EL HIND

built by Lithgows Port Glasgow in 1938

(EL HIND)

ss EL HIND

Yard Number 912, was named EL HIND when launched on Thursday, 14/04/1938 by Lithgows Port Glasgow , for Scindia Steam Navigation Company Bombay.

Her main engines were built by John G Kincaid & Co Ltd , she was powered by T3cy 349nhp 1935ihp 10.5kn 1sc

EL HIND was destroyed by fire on 14/04/1944

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1938
Ship Type: Pilgrim Vessel
Tonnage: 5319 grt 3225nrt
Length: 414 feet
Breadth: 52 feet
Draught: 25 feet
Owner History:
Scindia Steam Navigation Company Bombay

Additional Information:
Sank after being set ablaze in the FORT STIKINE explosion at Bombay

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