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Name: CLAN FORBES
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 02/03/1961
Completed: 06/1961
Builder: Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
Yard: Wallsend
Yard Number: 1919
Dimensions: 9292grt, 4992nrt, 11920dwt, 496.7 x 62.4 x 28.2ft
Engines: Oil engine, Sulzer type, 2SCSA, 6cyl (760 x 1550mm), 7700bhp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Reg Number: 301454
History:
06/1961 The Clan Line Steamers Ltd (Cayzer, Irvine & Co Ltd), Glasgow
05/1968 King Line Ltd (Cayzer, Irvine & Co Ltd), London
09/1968 Arya National Shipping Lines SA, Tehran; renamed ARYA MAN
1980 Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines, Tehran; renamed IRAN HEMMAT
03/07/1985 Broken up
Comments: 03/07/1985: Arrived at Alang for breaking up


Above 2 photos as CLAN FORBES copyright of Malcolm Cranfield

Above photo as CLAN FORBES copyright of JK Byass

Above photo as ARYA MAN copyright of AirFotos

Above photo as ARYA MAN copyright of Don Meehan