Ship: MAHOUT (1963-1978 General cargo ship 481 feet long of Thos & Jno Brocklebank, Liverpool :1982 bombed by Iraqi aircraft while 25 miles from Bandar Khomeini and beached as Constructive total loss)
|Port of Registry:||Liverpool (England, UK)|
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Built by Alex. Stephen & Sons, Glasgow and delivered to Thos. And Jno. Brocklebank in June 1963.
She was transferred to Cunard-Brocklebank on 1 January 1968 and painted with a white hull the following year. She was laid up in the River Fal on 11 August 1977 and put up for sale. On 1 April 1978 she was taken out of lay-up and sold to Premiere Maritime Inc., Piraeus and renamed Aglaos. Two years later she was sold on to Myrica Shipping Corp., Piraeus and given the name Evagelia.
On 12 September 1982 she was bombed by Iraqi aircraft while 25 miles from Bander Khomeini and was beached as Constructive total loss