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British cargo ship 'Chakrata' of 1951
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No: 21922   Contributor: David T. Jackson   Year: 1971   Manufacturer: Swan Hunter, United Kingdom   Country: United Arab Emirates
British cargo ship 'Chakrata' of 1951

British India S.N. Co's "Chakrata" (7,265 tons gross, built 1951 by Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd., Newcastle), at Dubai in December 1971. In April 1973 she came under the ownership of P&O; S.N. Co. but 4 months later was sold for scrap to Yun Shen Steel & Ironworks, Kaohsiung
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