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Name: BARON GARIOCH
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 21/07/1958
Completed: 10/1958
Builder: J Readhead & Sons Ltd
Yard: South Shields
Yard Number: 597
Dimensions: 5704grt, 3251nrt, 430.8 x 59.5 x 39.1ft
Engines: Oil engine, 2SA, Doxford type, 4cyl (670 x 2320mm), 4400bhp
Engines by: Hawthorn Leslie (Engineers) Ltd, Newcastle
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 13.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 180214
History:
10/1958 Kelvin Shipping Co Ltd, Ardrossan
1966 H Hogarth & Sons Ltd, Ardrossan
1968 Bordagain Shipping Co Ltd, Monrovia; renamed BORDAGAIN
1976 Canero Cia Naviera SA, Piraeus; renamed ERINI PATERA
07/1982 Broken up
Comments: 07/1982: Broken up by JM Steel Industries at Bombay


Photo as BARON GARIOCH courtesy of Kevin Blair

Photo as BARON GARIOCH courtesy of Clive Ketley

Photo as BARON GARIOCH courtesy of Chris Howell

Photo as BORDAGAIN courtesy of Malcom Cranfield