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Photographer:emdee [View profile]Title:SalsetteAdded:Oct 11, 2017
Location:Tyne, United Kingdom
Photo Category: General cargo ships built 1950-1959 (Over 3000gt)
Completed in 1956 by John Brown & Co. (Clydebank) Ltd. for the Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Co.
8,202grt Motorship
Transferred to the Eastern & Australian S.S. 1966 and renamed ARADINA
Transferred to the British India Steam Navigation Co. in 1970 and renamed TAIREA
Returned to P&O management in 1971
Renamed STRATHLOMOND in 1975
Arrived Karachi for demolition in 1977 but sold for further trading to the Lenton Shipping Co., Singapore, and renamed UNITED VISCOUNT
Demolished at Kaohsiung in 1979
Pictured while moored at Jarrow Slake, River Tyne on 13/09/62

Image copyright emdee 2017

Vessel Identification
Name:United Viscount
Former name(s):
- Tairea (Until 1975)
- Aradina (Until 1970)
- Salsette (Until 1966)
Technical Data
Vessel type:General Cargo
Gross tonnage:8,199 tons
Summer DWT:11,667 tons

Additional Information
Build year:1956
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Douglas Cromby on Oct 14, 2017 16:10 (5 days ago)
Great shot.
volker1948 on Oct 11, 2017 16:25 (8 days ago)
BIG LIKE,Mr.emdee! Cheers,Volker
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