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Strick Line's 'Kohistan' 1960
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No: 21483   Contributor: David T. Jackson   Year: 1971   Manufacturer: Readhead & Sons, South Shields, United Kingdom   Country: Iran
Strick Line's 'Kohistan' 1960

F.C. Strick & Co's "Kohistan" (9,665 tons gross, built 1960 by J. Readhead & Sons., South Shields), off Khorramshahr, Iran, in October 1971. She became part of P&O;'s General Cargo Division in 1972 & renamed "Strathaslak" in 1975. She was sold to a Greek owner in 1978 & renamed "Quincy" (a photo of her in this guise taken in 1980 can be found on the Shipspotting.com website). If anyone knows her subsequent history please make a "comment"
Picture added on 12 February 2013 at 10:43
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We visited the MV Kohistan when she was in Fremantle 1970. The captain was Louis Liddle

Added by Ben and Kathleen (nee Liddle) Ziegelaar on 30 September 2014.
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