ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
BAROK
Construction
STEEL
Type
MOTOR CARGO SHIP
Date
1950
Description
Yard Number: 821

"A notable event, in these days, is the fitting of a figurehead to a new ship. One has been given to the Norwegian cargo motor liner Barok, 1560 tons dw., recently delivered by HR to A/S Jelolingen (Fred Olsen & Co) Oslo. She is decorated with a life size cast bronze figurehead of a merman, specially designed by a Norwegian sculptor'.
(Shipbuilding and Shipping Record, May 25 1950).

Vessel named by Mrs August Koppang
(Source: Burntisland and Hall Russel Shipyard Journals)
Shipowner
A/S Jelolinjen, Oslo
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Dimensions
length 235' 7" x breadth 38' 1" x depth 16'
Gross Tonnage: 1029 ton

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