ss. Khandalla



Official Number Date Builder Tonnage L B D Fate
147855 1923 Swan Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd 7018 425.2 55.9 31.4 Broken up 1952
Capt H.M. Macdonald - Master 1938


1923 February 16th - Launched.
" May 30th - Delivered as Khandalla for British India Steam Navigation Company at a cost of £283,600.
1930's Transferred to the Calcutta/Straits service.
1940 March - Requisitioned for the Liner Division.

1948 Passenger accommodation now 152 cabin-class.
1949 April 6th - Suffered a fire in her cotton cargo at Mombasa which was extinguished the following day without damage to the ship.
1951 December 13th - Sold to British Iron & Steel Corporation for £75,000 and the following month her initial dismantling was commenced by Arnott, Young & Co (Shipbreakers) Ltd at Dalmuir.
1952 March - Hulk towed to Troon for final demolition by West of Scotland Shipbreaking Co Ltd.


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