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Name Official number Flag IMO
BEHAR  160577  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1928  16/08/1928  11/1928 
Vessel type Vessel description
Cargo General  Steel Screw Steamer 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Harland & Wolff Ltd, Greenock   830 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
6100 grt / 3108 nrt / 436.0 ft  57.6 ft  29.6 ft   
Engine builder Harland & Wolff Ltd., Govan
Engine detail
Q.4cyl (30.5, 44, 63.5, 91 x 60in), 1236nhp, 6000 IHP, 14 knots, 1-screw
5-horizontal, cylindrical, return-tube steel boilers, 230 lbs/sq.in.
1930 Bauer-Wach low pressure turbine by Swan Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd, Wallsend, added 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Hain Steamship Co. Ltd, 24 St Mary Axe, London - Rupert S Cotton, manager  London  24/09/1928 
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
03/1930 Tonnage altered to 6100 grt, 2942 nrt
08/1933 Net Tonnage further altered to 2910 nrt 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1940  Mined 24/11/1940 
Disposal Detail
Mined in 51.42N - 05.07W when sailing from Milford Haven, beached 230 deg from Great Castle Head Lower Light, salvage abandoned 27/10/1941 and broken up in situ. 
 

 



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