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Old 31st March 2006, 09:06
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I posted this in Model Ships, but thought it would be equally applicable here:

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Old 1st June 2006, 03:30
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Was "Dilwara" the ship China Navigation purchased from BI and used as a pilgrim ship from (about) 1966 until 1971 ??????
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Old 1st June 2006, 05:05
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She was bought by China Navigation in October 1960 and renamed "Kuala Lumpur" after a refit at Taikoo Dock. Used as a pilgrim ship from Malaysia to Jeddah and did cruises to Australia and NZ and Pacific islands in off season. Broken up in Kaohsiung in December 1971.
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Old 20th November 2009, 15:37
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I sailed on the Dilwara - twice. To Hong Kong and back. She was a troopship then.
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