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Yard No. 616
ss KARANJA



Yard Number 616 was named KARANJA when launched on Wednesday 10/03/1948 by Alexander Stephen & Sons Glasgow for British India Steam Navigation Company Glasgow & London

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1948
Ship Type: Passenger Cargo Vessel
Tonnage: 10294 grt
Length: 515 feet 0
Breadth: 66 feet 3
Draught: 27 feet 2

Owner History:
British India Steam Navigation Company Glasgow & London


Her main engines were built by the shipbuilder , she was powered by 6 S Turb sr geared to 2 sc shafts 9700shp 16 knots Parsons type Her last recorded name was NANCOWRY

KARANJA was scrapped on 1988

Additional Information: Sold in 1976 to Shipping Corporation of India. Scrapped at Bombay
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