BENARTY and NURJEHAN
Ben Line heavy lift ship in Glasgow in 1975. She came not from Charles Connell's yard across from where she was berthed but the Caledon Yard at Dundee in 1963.
Ben sold her in 1981 when she became KOTA PETANI and she was scrapped at Kaohsiung in December 1985.
In the background is the Asiatic Steam Navigation Co/ P&O;'s NURJEHAN built by Lithgow at Port Glasgow in 1963 also in the process of being repainted into P&O; Corporate Livery and renaming to STRATHNEVIS.
She lasted till 1984 when she was scrapped at Chittagong as DIMITRIOS P.PAPASTRATIS.
Picture added on 02 December 2010 at 10:38