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British cargo ship 'Benvannoch' of 1952
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No: 21773   Contributor: David T. Jackson   Year: 1971   Manufacturer: Denny, Dumbarton, United Kingdom   Country: Malaysia
British cargo ship 'Benvannoch' of 1952

Edinburgh-based Ben Line Steamers' "Benvannoch" (10,594 tons gross, completed October 1952 by Wm. Denny & Bros., Dumbarton, at Penang, Malaysia, in May 1971. She was built as "City of Winchester" for Ellerman Lines Ltd., London, (managers: Ellerman & Bucknall S.S. Co.) & bought by Ben Line in 1970. She was sold for scrap at Kaohsiung in 1975. She had 3 steam turbines, geared to a single shaft.
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