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Name Official number Flag IMO
BAYANO  141870  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1917  04/09/1917   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger / Cargo Refrigerated  Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Alexander Stephen & Sons Ltd., Govan Linthouse  464 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
6788 grt / 3963 nrt / 425.5 ft  54.2 ft  30.4 ft   
Engine builder Alexander Stephen & Sons Ltd, Kelvinhaugh
Engine detail
2-Screw 2xT3Cyl (19½, 34 & 67 x 48in) 622nhp 14.5kts 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Elders & Fyffes Ltd., Glasgow  Glasgow  04/12/1917 
Other names
Subsequent owner and registration history
12/1917 - 03/1919 Admiralty requisition - commissioned escort ship 
Vessel history

Elders & Fyffes "A" class, 100 passenger cargo reefer but completed as an escort vessel and served as such until 1919.  

However, registered 04/Dec/1917.  

Was to have been named Cauca then Arguan before completion.  

End year Fate / Status
1956  Broken Up 06/01/1956 
Disposal Detail
Arrived at Ghent for breaking by Van Heyghen Freres. 


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