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Elk Basin
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"Stanvac Bombay" was build in 1944, as "Elk Basin", by Kaiser Co., Inc., Portland, Ore., Yardnumber # 61.
In 1948 she became "Stanvac Bombay" and was scrapped in 1962.
"Stanvac Bombay", ex. "Elk Basin".
 "Stanvac Bombay", ex. "Elk Basin".
"Stanvac Bombay", ex. "Elk Basin".

History :
Built by The Kaiser Co., Swan Island Yard, Portland, Oregon.
Yardnumber 61. UMSC No. 1918 Off. nr. 245536.
Keel laid 16-02-1944. Launched 05-04-1944. Completed 09-05-1944. Gr. 10448 t., Net. 6285 t., Dw. 16613 t. L.o.a. 159,57 m., Br. 20,78 m., Dr. 8,99 m. Engine: 2 steam turbines, manufactured by General Electric Company, Lynn, Massachussetts. 7240 B.h.p., 5401 kW. Speed 15 knots. 26 Tanks.
ELK BASIN-1944 completed for United States War Shipping Administration, Portland, Oregon, USA.
STANVAC BOMBAY-1948 for Standard-Vacuum Oil Company, Wilmington, Delaware, USA.
STANVAC BOMBAY-1955 for Standard-Vacuum Oil Company, Panama.
Additional Reports:
Reported Stanvac Bombay sold to shipbreakers in Taiwan. Arrived, Keelung 30 Mar. 1962 to be broken up. [ By Tung Ho Co. ]

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