British passenger-cargo ship 'Dumra' of 1946
London-registered passenger/cargo ship "Dumra" (4,867 tons gross, built 1946 by Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., Whiteinch), owned by British India Steam Navigation Co. Ltd. of London, leaving Kuwait in August 1967. Her passenger capacity was 20 1st class, 30 2nd class & 1,537 deck and she operated on the Bombay/Gulf service all her life. Her management was transferred to P&O; General Cargo Division in 1971 & ownership to P&O; S.N. Co. in 1973. She was sold in 1976 to Damodar Bulk Carriers Ltd. of India (an associate company of P&O;) & renamed "Daman". She was laid up in 1978 & sold to Bombay shipbreakers the following year.
Picture added on 05 September 2013 at 06:57