Vessel name on Arrival: Khandalla

Original Builder: SWan, Hunter & Wigan Richardson - Low Walker Yard

Original Yard No: 1124

Official Number: 147855

Vessel Type: passenger

GRT: 7018

Year Built: 1923

Arrival Date: 14/03/1952

Breakup Started: 17/03/1952

Date First Beached: 14/04/1952

Date Breakup Completed: 03/07/1952

Draught For’d: 7' 6"

Draught Aft: 9' 6"

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Twin-Screw Passenger-Cargo (reefer) steamship for the British India Steam Navigation Company Ltd


Launched  :  16-02-1923

Completed  : 30-05-1923


Builder  :  Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson         O.N. :  147855          Dimensions  :  129.6 metres  x  17.0 metres


Triple-Expansion Steam Reciprocating Engines driving twin screwshafts to give a vessel speed of 16 knots


Arrived at Dalmuir, Clyde, on 24-12-1951 for breaking by Arnott Young Shipbreaking, then arrived as hulk at Troon, South Ayrshire, on 14-03-1952 for final breaking by the West of Scotland Shipbreaking Company.