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Yard No. 912
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

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


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

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

Photo supplied by Stuart Cameron
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