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Passenger List, Union-Castle Line, R.M.S. Edinburgh Castle, 17 June 1955

First Class and Cabin Passenger List for the R.M.S. Edinburgh Castle of the Union-Castle Line, Departing 17 June 1955 from Cape Town to London via Madeira, Commanded by Captain H. A. Deller.

List of First Class and Cabin Passengers

Union-Castle Line

R.M.S.Edinburgh Castle

Captain H. A. Deller

From Capetown to London via Madeira

Friday, 17 June 1955

Ships List of Senior Officers and Staff

  1. Captain: H. A. Deller
  2. Chief Engineer: G. M. Watson
  3. Chief Officer: A. T. Underdown
  4. 1st Officer: T. Allan
  5. 1st Engineer: N. Ruffell
  6. Senr. 2nd Engineer: S. N. Harron
  7. Intr. 2nd Engineer: W. H. Ardy
  8. Jnr. 2nd Engineer: K. N. Lane
  9. 2nd Officer: D. Lamb
  10. 3rd Officer: J. P. Muir
  11. 4th Officer: P. J. Stead
  12. Surgeon: J. K. Donald, M.B, Ch.B
  13. Purser: L. A. Harding
  14. 2nd Purser: V. Goodier
  15. Chief Steward: D. H. C. Jenkins, M.H.C.I
  16. 1st Radio Officer: J. Hodgson

The Union-Castle Mail Steamship Company, Limited.
Head Office: 3, Fenchurch Street, London, E.C.3., and at Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, East London, Durban, Johannesburg, Salisbury, Lourenco Marques, Beira & Mombasa.

Ships List of First Class Passengers

Front Cover - Passenger List, Union-Castle Line, R.M.S. Edinburgh Castle, 17 June 1955

Madeira

  1. Mr. A. Capazorio
  2. Miss A. Capazorio

England

  1. Mrs. N. G. Alexander
  2. Mrs. R. E. Allan
  3. Mr. P. E. Angel
  4. Mrs. Angel
  5. Mr. H. D. Bain
  6. Mrs. Bain
  7. Miss F. Barnett
  8. Mrs. R. Bavin
  9. Mr. Beville Pain
  10. Mrs. Beville Pain
  11. Mr. J. C. Bitcon
  12. Mrs. Bitcon
  13. Mr. G. Bower
  14. Mr. A Boyden
  15. Mrs. Boyden
  16. Mr. B. Braude
  17. Mr. W. L. Brice
  18. Maj. H. T. Brimble
  19. Mrs. Brimble
  20. Mrs. W. Buchanan-Gould
  21. Mr. R. A. Burstein
  22. Mr. J. E. Bush
  23. Mrs. D. Butterworth
  24. Miss M. Butterworth
  25. Mr. E. Calvert
  26. Mrs. Calvert
  27. Mrs. M. A. Carter
  28. Mr. O. Clutterbuck
  29. Mrs. Clutterbuck
  30. Mr. M. Cohen
  31. Mrs. Cohen
  32. Mstr. E. N. Cohen
  33. Mr. J. Cowan
  34. Mrs. Cowan
  35. Mr. F A Crump
  36. Mr. F. Cringle
  37. Mrs. G. V. Cusack
  38. Mr. S. W Davis
  39. Mrs. Davis
  40. Mrs. I. B. Day
  41. Mrs. M. Dix
  42. Mr. H. Doult
  43. Mrs. Doult
  44. Miss G. M. Draycot
  45. Mr. D. Dunn
  46. Mr. C. E. Duthie
  47. Mrs. G. Dwyer
  48. Mr. J. Ferera
  49. Mr. T. E. Garat
  50. Mrs. Garai
  51. Miss S. Garai
  52. Miss M. Garai
  53. Mrs. E. Godbold
  54. Mr. D. K. Graham
  55. Mr. F. Gray
  56. Mrs. Gray
  57. Mstr. I. Gray
  58. Mr. M. V. Halloran
  59. Mrs. Halloran
  60. Mrs. E. Harper
  61. Mr. A. V. Harrison
  62. Mrs. Harrison
  63. Mr. J. Hem
  64. Mrs. Hern
  65. Mr. A. E. Hewitt
  66. Mrs. Hewitt
  67. Mrs. F. Hilson
  68. Mr. E. Hunt
  69. Mrs. Hunt
  70. Mr. L. Jankelowitz
  71. Mrs. Jankelowitz
  72. Mrs. J. E. Jones
  73. Mrs. M. Kirkham
  74. Mr. H. Klugman
  75. Mrs. E. S. Knoblauch
  76. Mr. J. N. Knoop
  77. Mr. G. T. Koopal
  78. Mrs. Koopal
  79. Mstr. Koopal
  80. Mrs. R. Krausev
  81. Mr. A. Leon
  82. Mrs. E. P. Lewis
  83. Mr. R. D. Meldrum
  84. Mrs. Meldrum
  85. Mr. M Malkin
  86. Mrs. D Malkin
  87. Miss L Malkin
  88. Mr. M Malkin
  89. Mr. J. O. Markowitz
  90. Mrs. Markowitz
  91. Mr. B. R. Matz
  92. Mrs. Matz
  93. Mr. A. McKellar White
  94. Mr. A. McLean
  95. Mrs. McLean
  96. Mstr. A. McLean
  97. Miss A. McLean
  98. Mstr. M. McLean
  99. Mr. W Metcalfe
  100. Mrs. Metcalfe
  101. Mstr. R S. Metcalfe
  102. Miss V. M. Metcalfe
  103. Mr. T. O. M. Middleton
  104. Mr. R B. Moore
  105. Mrs. Moore
  106. Mr. P Morgenstein
  107. Mrs. Morgenstein
  108. Mr. A A Morris
  109. Mr. H Nadin
  110. Mrs. Nadin
  111. Mr. P. Nadin
  112. Mrs. Nadin
  113. Mrs. M. Plummer
  114. Mrs. M. L. Pooke
  115. Mr. J. Pope
  116. Mr. R. G. Price
  117. Mrs. Price
  118. Mr. J. W. Pritchard
  119. Mrs. Pritchard
  120. Mrs. L. Ritchken
  121. Mrs. M. E. Rosmarin
  122. Mr. R. W. Rowland
  123. Dr. W. A. Ryan
  124. Mrs. Ryan
  125. Mr. C. L. Rycroft
  126. Mrs. Rycroft
  127. Dr J. R. Sessel
  128. Mrs. Sessel
  129. Mstr. Sessel
  130. Miss L. Sessel
  131. Mrs. L. Silverman
  132. Miss A. Silverman
  133. Mrs. E. Steel
  134. Mr. J. I. Stein
  135. Mr. P. D. Stephen
  136. Mr. R. M. Stephenson
  137. Mrs. Stephenson
  138. Miss J. Stephenson
  139. Miss M. Stephenson
  140. Mr. H. Stott
  141. Mrs. Stott
  142. Mstr. Stott
  143. Mstr. Stott
  144. Mstr. Stott
  145. Mrs. E. S. E. Streeton
  146. Mrs. V. F. Underwood
  147. Mrs, E. V. van Zyl
  148. Mr. W W Waite. M B E
  149. Mr. A J Wallace
  150. Mrs. Wallace
  151. Mstr. A. Wallace
  152. Mr. A. E. Weatherbv
  153. Mrs. Weatherby
  154. Mr. E. C Wilks
  155. Mrs. Wilks
  156. Mr. C. Wilson
  157. Mrs. Wilson
  158. Sister Wilson
  159. Mrs. G. J. Woods
  160. Mr. Wyn-Irwin
  161. Mrs. V. Wynn-Whitley

List of Cabin Class Passengers

To England

  1. Mrs. A. Abel
  2. Miss J. Abel
  3. Mstr. J. Abel
  4. Miss M. Abela
  5. Miss P. M. Adair
  6. Mrs. I. Alhadeff
  7. Miss R. Alhadeff
  8. Miss J. Alhadeff
  9. Mr. I. Alhadell
  10. Mr. A. V. Allen
  11. Mrs. Allen
  12. Mr. E. W. Allen
  13. Mrs. E. W. Allen
  14. Miss E. B. Allen
  15. Mr. W. R. Allen
  16. Mrs. S. Altschuler
  17. Miss S. Altschuler
  18. Mstr. D. Altschuler
  19. Mr. J. Y. Anderson
  20. Mrs. J. Y. Anderson
  21. Miss J. Ashfield
  22. Mr. R. Atkiss
  23. Mrs. R Atkiss
  24. Mstr. D. M. Atkiss
  25. Miss L. S. Atkiss
  26. Mr. E, Bagge
  27. Mrs. Bagge
  28. Mrs. M. Bagguley
  29. Mr. L. Baillie
  30. Miss E. A. Baillie
  31. Mr. D. O. E. Baldrey
  32. Mrs. D. O. E. Baldrey
  33. Miss D. S. Baldrey
  34. Mr. L. E. Barlett
  35. Mrs. Barlett
  36. Mrs. M. E. Barnard
  37. Mr. J. G. Barrow
  38. Mrs. Barrow
  39. Mr. W. Beggs
  40. Mrs. Beggs
  41. Miss D Beggs
  42. Mr. W. H. Bell
  43. Mrs. Bell
  44. Miss O. Benzies
  45. Mrs. F. Berman
  46. Miss M. Bird
  47. Mrs. M. W. Blake
  48. Miss S. Blumberg
  49. Mrs. M. Blumberg
  50. Miss R. Blumberg
  51. Mrs. L. M. Boult
  52. Miss Y. W. Bradfield
  53. Mrs. G. R. Bridge
  54. Mr. A. Brisson
  55. Mrs. Brisson
  56. Mrs. A. M. Broadbent
  57. Miss F. Broadbent
  58. Mr. C. C. Brodziak
  59. Mrs. Brodziak
  60. Mrs. Brook
  61. Mr. P. L. Brook
  62. Miss B. L. Brook
  63. Miss P. Brooks
  64. Mrs. E. G. Brooks
  65. Mrs. Z. Brown
  66. Mstr. I. Brown
  67. Mrs. R. C. Bryant
  68. Miss A. Bryant
  69. Miss M. Bryant
  70. Miss S. Bryant
  71. Miss B. Bryant
  72. Miss N. Bryant
  73. Mr. F. A. Buck
  74. Mrs. H. M. Burdett
  75. Mstr. W. A. Burdett
  76. Miss I. M. Burdett
  77. Mr. D. Chapman
  78. Mrs. Chapman
  79. Mr. H. Chicken
  80. Mrs. H. Chicken
  81. Miss S. J. Chicken
  82. Miss D. D. Chicken
  83. Mrs. F. V. Coetzee
  84. Mr. P. Cohen
  85. Mr. T. Concannon
  86. Mrs. Concannon
  87. Miss A. Consani
  88. Miss N. Cole
  89. Mr. F. B. Cook
  90. Mrs. C. M. Cookson
  91. Miss C. M. Cookson
  92. Miss Cookson
  93. Mrs. E. B. Cooper
  94. Mstr. R. Cooper
  95. Mr. K. J. H. Courage
  96. Mrs. B. A. Cramer
  97. Mstr. F. W. Cramer
  98. Mrs. A. S. Curtis
  99. Mr. N. H. Dalton
  100. Mrs. N. H. Dalton
  101. Mstr. T. Dalton
  102. Mrs. R. Dalton
  103. Mr. S. W. Dalziel
  104. Mrs. E. C. Davies
  105. Mrs. S. B. Dawson
  106. Mrs. O. Day
  107. Miss A. Day
  108. Mstr. G. Day
  109. Mstr. M. Day
  110. Mr. B. Day
  111. Mr. F. Delaney
  112. Mrs. Delaney
  113. Mr. C. W. Dempers
  114. Mrs. Dempers
  115. Mstr. L. C. Dempers
  116. Miss I. J. Dempers
  117. Miss B. E. Denton
  118. Mr. H. H. Denton
  119. Miss V. M. de Villiers
  120. Mr. N. Dibsdall
  121. Mrs. N. Dibsdall
  122. Miss D. C. Dibsdall
  123. Mr. R. N. Dimmock
  124. Mrs. R. N. Dimmock
  125. Mr. J. Dreyer
  126. Miss G. Duffield
  127. Mr. K. C. Dunlop
  128. Mrs. Dunlop
  129. Mr. L. du Preez
  130. Mrs. du Preez
  131. Miss M. A. Edwards
  132. Miss H. E. Eells
  133. Mr. J. Eillwood
  134. Mrs. Eillwood
  135. Miss V. Eillwood
  136. Miss J Eillwood
  137. Mr. R. Emmerson
  138. Mrs. Emmerson
  139. Mrs. H. Fairbrother
  140. Miss C. E. Feltham
  141. Miss G. Fischer
  142. Mr. A. E. Forrest
  143. Mrs. A. E. Forrest
  144. Miss J. Foster
  145. Mr. S. G. Foster
  146. Mrs. Foster
  147. Miss J. Fraser
  148. Mrs. C. Freeman
  149. Mrs. A. P. M. Gambier
  150. Mrs. E. E. Gear
  151. Mr. E. E. Gear
  152. Mstr. P. E. Gear
  153. Miss S. J. Gear
  154. Sister A. Geene
  155. Mr. A. J. Gibb
  156. Mr. A. Gibb
  157. Mrs. A. Gibb
  158. Mr. A. Giles
  159. Miss J. Goldberg
  160. Mr. T. R. Goodwin
  161. Mrs. Goodwin
  162. Mstr. A. R. Goodwin
  163. Mstr. A. T. Gordon
  164. Mr. A. F. Gorman
  165. Miss E. Gradwell
  166. Rev. J. D. Graham
  167. Mr. R. Graham
  168. Mr. E. J. Grobbelaar
  169. Mr. F. Haeggi
  170. Mrs. Haeggi
  171. Miss A. E. Haeggi
  172. Mrs. W. Hall
  173. Mr. W. E. Hamilton
  174. Mrs. Hamilton
  175. Mr. L. J. Hansen
  176. Mrs. Hansen
  177. Mr. G. F. Hardcastle
  178. Mrs. Hardcastle
  179. Miss R. J. Hardcastle
  180. Miss S. M. Hardcastle
  181. Miss M. Harmstom
  182. Mr. R. Harrington
  183. Mrs. Harrington
  184. Mr. J. R. Harvey
  185. Mrs. Harvey
  186. Mrs. M. W. Harvey
  187. Mstr. J. S. S. Harvey
  188. Mr. G. Harwood
  189. Mrs. Harwood
  190. Mr. E. Hawes
  191. Mr. R. F. Hawkins
  192. Mrs. Hawkins
  193. Mstr. R. F. Hawkins
  194. Rev. T. Hawthorn
  195. Mrs. J. M. Hayes
  196. Miss A. Henderson
  197. Mrs. A. Heselton
  198. Sister B. Hickey
  199. Mr. A. Hildyard
  200. Mrs. Hildyard
  201. Mr. P. D. Hinde
  202. Mrs. Hinde
  203. Mr. C. M. Hone
  204. Mrs. Hone
  205. Mstr. A. Hone
  206. Mr. P. L. Hope
  207. Mrs. J. Hopley
  208. Miss A. Hopley
  209. Miss S. Hopley
  210. Mrs. E. M. House
  211. Miss G. P. Howell
  212. Mr. J. W. Howlett
  213. Mrs. Howlett
  214. Mstr. P. J. N. Howlett
  215. Mr. H. H. Hughes
  216. Mrs. Hughes
  217. Mstr. R. H. Hughes
  218. Sister M. Hutchinson
  219. Mr. R. Inness
  220. Mrs. Inness
  221. Prof W E. Isaacs
  222. Mrs. Isaacs
  223. Miss A. Isaacs
  224. Mr. J. M. Isaacson
  225. Mr. P. Jarvis
  226. Mrs. Jarvis
  227. Mrs. C. M. Johnson
  228. Mr. H. H. Johnson
  229. Miss H. J. Jones
  230. Mr. W. Jones
  231. Mrs. Jones
  232. Mstr. S. Jones
  233. Mr. M. E. Jones
  234. Mrs. M. E. Jones
  235. Mstr. G. M. Jones
  236. Mrs. R. Jones
  237. Mstr. A. R. Jones
  238. Miss F. E. Kearney
  239. Mr. R. Keatley
  240. Mr. V Kennedy
  241. Miss D. Kilgour
  242. Mr. W. P. King
  243. Mrs. King
  244. Mrs. R. Kingham
  245. Mr. G. Kimble
  246. Mrs. Kimble
  247. Miss G. Kimble
  248. Mr. I. Klein
  249. Mrs. Klein
  250. Mstr. A. S. Klein
  251. Mrs. L. Klinger
  252. Mstr. A. M. Klinger
  253. Mr. S. Klugman
  254. Mrs. A. Larrington
  255. Mrs. M. Laubscher
  256. Mr. D. Lee
  257. Mr. G. Leib
  258. Mr. J. Leighton
  259. Miss M. Lentin
  260. Mr. H. Levin
  261. Miss B. Levine
  262. Mr. P. Liebschen
  263. Mrs. Liebschen
  264. Mr. W. M. Lofthouse
  265. Mrs. W. M. Lofthuis
  266. Miss L. Lofthuis
  267. Dr. C. Louw
  268. Mr. C. T. Lowther
  269. Mrs. Lowther
  270. Miss J. MacKinlay
  271. Mr. E. T. Madsen
  272. Mrs. Madsen
  273. Miss T. I. Madsen
  274. Mr. A. G. Markides
  275. Mrs. J. Marrow
  276. Mr. W. S. Mason
  277. Mrs. H. G. Mathews
  278. Mr. W. McDonald
  279. Mrs. W. McDonald
  280. Miss C. A. McDonald
  281. Miss V. McDonald
  282. Miss E. McEwen
  283. Mr. S. D. McGeorge
  284. Mrs. McGeorge
  285. Mrs. A. McGregor
  286. Miss S. K. McKellar
  287. Mr. R. McKillop
  288. Mr. D. McLeod
  289. Mrs. D. Mcleod
  290. Miss P. McLuckie
  291. Miss E. C. McLuckie
  292. Mr. J. T. McMaster
  293. Mrs. McMaster
  294. Mrs. M. A. McNeill
  295. Mr. R. Mettam
  296. Mr. R. Millar-Smith
  297. Mrs. Millar-Smith
  298. Mr. A. W. Millard
  299. Mrs. Millard
  300. Mrs. J. Miller
  301. Mrs. A. K. Mills
  302. Mrs. A. K. Mills
  303. Mr. B. Mitchell
  304. Mrs. Mitchell
  305. Miss B. Mitchell
  306. Miss S. Mitchell
  307. Mr. M. Mitchell
  308. Mrs. G. Moore
  309. Mrs. O. D. Molloy
  310. Miss 1. Morkel
  311. Mrs. A. G. Morkides
  312. Mstr. G. A. Morkides
  313. Mstr. H. J. Morkides
  314. Miss P. M. J. Morris
  315. Miss J. Morrow
  316. Mrs. O. A. Mortimer
  317. Miss J. C. A. Mortleman
  318. Mr. M. B. Mounter
  319. Miss D. Murray-Cox
  320. Mrs. I. Murrell
  321. Miss J. Murrell
  322. Mr. P. F. Neebe
  323. Mrs. Neebe
  324. Mr. V. Nyenes
  325. Mrs. Nyenes
  326. Miss N. Oosthuizen
  327. Mr. J. Ott
  328. Mrs. L. F. Ott
  329. Mr. C. Page
  330. Mrs. Page
  331. Mr. D. Parker
  332. Mrs. Parker
  333. Miss J. Parker
  334. Mr. A. S. Parks
  335. Mrs. Parks
  336. Mstr. A. Parson
  337. Mstr. E. Parson
  338. Mstr. P. Parson
  339. Mr. W. E. Parson
  340. Mrs. Parson
  341. Mr. A. Patterson
  342. Mrs. Patterson
  343. Mr. E. Pawson
  344. Mrs. E. Pawson
  345. Miss J. E. Pawson
  346. Mstr. R. H. Pawson
  347. Miss A. Pender
  348. Miss J. Penny
  349. Mr. J. H. Peters
  350. Mrs. Peters
  351. Miss O. Petterson
  352. Mr. R. G. Pettigrew
  353. Mrs. R. G. Pettigrew
  354. Miss V. B. Pilsburv
  355. Mrs. K. Pomfret
  356. Mr. C. S. B. Powell
  357. Mrs. Powell
  358. Mr. E. G. Powell
  359. Mrs. Powell
  360. Mr. A. D. Rae
  361. Mr. D. C. Reed
  362. Mstr. C. J. Reed
  363. Miss R. M. Reed
  364. Mrs. D. C. Reed
  365. Mstr. T. W. Reed
  366. Miss A. E. Rees
  367. Mrs. F. Reichlin
  368. Mrs. O. Riach
  369. Mstr. Riach
  370. Miss M. P. Richardson
  371. Mr. I. Robb
  372. Mrs. H. W. Robinson
  373. Miss B. Robinson
  374. Mr. W. F. C. Rodgers
  375. Mrs. Rodgers
  376. Mrs. O. Rodgers
  377. Mr. T. H. Ronaldson
  378. Mrs. Ronaldson
  379. Miss I. Rosenbach
  380. Miss S. Roux
  381. Mrs. A. J. Roux
  382. Miss W. Roux
  383. Mr. P. Rudge
  384. Mrs. Rudge
  385. Miss D. Schlesinger
  386. Mrs. E. Schroeder
  387. Mstr. E. Schroeder
  388. Mstr. R. Schroeder
  389. Mr. F. Schroeder
  390. Mr. P. W. S. Schumann
  391. Miss J. Scott
  392. Mr. V. Searle
  393. Mrs. C. F. Self-Weeks
  394. Mr. E. Shambrook
  395. Mrs. Shambrook
  396. Miss J. Shambrook
  397. Miss B. Shambrook
  398. Miss C. Shambrook
  399. Mstr. K. Shambrook
  400. Mr. H. Sharpe
  401. Miss M. Sharratt
  402. Mr. G. Shefts
  403. Mrs. G. Shefts
  404. Mrs. J. Shields
  405. Mstr. L. J. Shields
  406. Mstr. P. W. Shields
  407. Miss T. Shire
  408. Miss E. J. Sills
  409. Mr. F. Smith
  410. Mrs. G. Smith
  411. Mr. G. Sonnenscher
  412. Mrs. Sonnenscher
  413. Mrs. G. V. Stacey
  414. Miss C. Stacey
  415. Miss T. Stacey
  416. Mr. I. Stein
  417. Miss J. M. Stewart
  418. Mr. R. D. Stirling
  419. Mrs. R. D. Stirling
  420. Mrs. T. Stocks
  421. Mrs. H. Swanson
  422. Miss E. Swanson
  423. Miss J. Swanson
  424. Dr. J. H. Swift
  425. Mrs. Swift
  426. Mr. M. C. Thom
  427. Mrs. A. S. Thomas
  428. Mr. S. Thompson
  429. Miss B. Thomson
  430. Mr. S. Thorp
  431. Mrs. Thorp
  432. Mstr. I. S. Thorp
  433. Mr. E. Townley
  434. Mr. F. H. Tracey
  435. Mrs. F. H. Tracey
  436. Mstr. M. Tracey
  437. Mr. E. Tracey
  438. Mstr. N. Tracey
  439. Mr. B A. Tucker
  440. Mr. G. J. Turnbull
  441. Mrs. Turnbull
  442. Mrs. A. E. Turnville
  443. Mrs. S. A. Udall
  444. Miss R. Urwin
  445. Mr. R. J. van Buuren
  446. Mrs. van Buuren
  447. Mrs. C. E. van Heerden
  448. Mr. W. van Kleemput
  449. Mrs. W. van Kleemput
  450. Mr. W. L Venters
  451. Mrs. Venters
  452. Mr. J. Verne
  453. Mrs. D. M. Vincent
  454. Miss E. Vosloo
  455. Mrs. E. Wareham
  456. Mr. W. J. Watson
  457. Mrs. Watson
  458. Miss B. J. Watson
  459. Miss C. Watson
  460. Mrs. E. Weisselberg
  461. Mr. G. Whitaker
  462. Mrs. Whitaker
  463. Mr. W. H. White
  464. Mr. J. Whitford
  465. Mr. C. A. Wilcox
  466. Miss E. Wood
  467. Mr. P. A. E. Woolloff
  468. Mrs. P. A. E. Woolloff
  469. Miss C. Woolloff
  470. Mrs. W. Worton
  471. Mr. A. Wynn
  472. Mstr. R. Wvnn
  473. Miss V. Wynn
  474. Miss J. Wynn
  475. Mr. J. H. Wynn
  476. Mrs. Wynn
  477. Miss L. Wynn
  478. Mrs. E. Yardley
  479. Miss P. Youll
  480. Mr. R. Young
  481. Mrs. Young
  482. Mr. J Zive

Information for Passengers

HOURS OF MEALS, Etc.
The arrangements in the First Class are:—
are:—
Tea and Coffee served in cabins from 6.0 a.m.
Children's Breakfast at 7.30 a.m.
Breakfast at 8.30 a m.
Children’s Dinner at 12 noon.
Luncheon at 1.0 p.m.
Afternoon Tea at 4.0 p.m.
Children’s Tea at 5.30 p.m.
Dressing Gong at 7 p.m.
Dinner at 7.30 p.m.
At the discretion of the Commander, in Port and at other times when more convenient, dinner may be served at 7 p.m.

The arrangements are as above in the Cabin Class also, except on voyages where the number of passengers makes it necessary for first and second sittings, as follows:—
Tea and Coffee served in Cabins from 6.0 a.m.


♦Breakfast
♦Luncheon
Afternoon Tea from Children’s Tea .. Dinner
First Sitting Second Sitting
7.30 a.m. 8.30 a.m.
12 Noon 1.0 p.m.
4.0 p.m. —
5.30 p.m. —
6.30 p.m. 7.30 p.m.


* Parents are asked to take these meals with their children at the first sitting, a special menu being provided for the children.

Children. It is desired that children take their meals at the special tables provided for them. Passengers are requested to ensure that children in their care do not cause disturbance to other passengers particularly during the hours from 2-4 p.m. when many passengers are resting.

Complaints. Should any cause for complaint arise, passengers are requested to bring it to the attention of the ship’s authorities as promptly as possible.

Hours of Closing for Bars. All bars close at 11.30 p.m.

Baggage. Full information about Baggage is given in the Company’s Handbook of Information for Passengers. Any further details may be obtained from the Purser.

Boats and Boat Drill. There is an ample number of boats on all the Company’s vessels, and boat drill, in which passengers are earnestly invited to participate, is held periodically.
Life Jackets. In every cabin life jackets equivalent to the number of berths in each cabin, will be found stowed in their special racks overhead and a passenger’s Steward or Stewardess will demonstrate how these life jackets should be put on.

Deck Chairs are provided free of charge. Passengers* own chairs are only received on board and carried at owner’s risk.

Divine Service is held at 10.30 a.m. in the First Class Lounge or Dining Saloon every Sunday at sea and all passengers are invited to attend.

Shops And Hairdressing Saloons, with skilled hairdressers in attendance, are on all passenger vessels. Articles such as confectionery, cosmetics, toilet requisites, films, clothing, etc., are kept for sale to passengers.

Letters, Telegrams, etc. For the convenience of passengers a mail will be made up on board prior to arrival at a suitable port of call en route. Passengers are recommended to attend to the posting of their own letters in the letter box provided.

All information regarding telegraph rates, postal rates, stamps, etc., can be obtained from the Bureau.

All passengers must furnish their addresses on the forms provided for the purpose on board, this information being required immediately on arrival in South Africa by the Immigration Authorities and on arrival in England by the Port Health Authorities. The assistance of passengers in this matter is requested particularly, in order to facilitate the forwarding of any letters, telegrams, etc., which may arrive after they have left the vessel, or any articles that may be left in the cabins. Circulars or other printed matter of a similar nature will not be forwarded.

Passengers must apply personally to the Bureau for registered letters and packages.
On arrival of the vessel in England or South Africa, letters, etc., are sorted and sent on board as soon as possible and handed to passengers in the respective classes on application. Passengers expecting letters, etc., which do not arrive by the first delivery should make further application at the Bureau before disembarking.

It must be distinctly understood that while every care will be taken, the Company cannot accept any responsibility in connection with the posting, receiving, delivery, forwarding, or transmission of letters, telegrams, parcels, etc.

Libraries. The libraries are open daily and the Librarians are in attendance to issue and receive books. Passengers are requested to ensure that books borrowed by them are duly entered by the Librarian before the volumes are taken away.

Any books found lying about are returned to the libraries, but passengers will be held responsible for the loss of any book registered in their name. Any such loss is charged for in accordance with the price of the book.

Medical Attendance. The Surgeon of the vessel is authorized to charge for professional attendance, inclusive of medicines, at the rate of 10s. Od. per visit in the case of first class passengers, and 6s. 6d. in the case of cabin class passengers, with a maximum of two chargeable visits per day. Accounts for medical attendance will be rendered by the Surgeon before the end of the voyage.

Shore Excursions. For particulars of various Shore Excursions at Ports of Call, see separate booklet, a copy of which may be obtained from the Purser.

Time-Tables and Postal Guides. Railway and other time-tables, postal guides, etc., are available for reference at the Bureau.

Valuables, etc. Passengers’ valuables or money may be handed to the Purser to be deposited in the vessel’s safe for custody during the voyage, for which a charge is made of 3s. 6d. per £100 upon the declared value of each parcel or deposit, with a minimum charge of 2s.
Parcels required during the voyage can be re-deposited at half the above rate, a receipt being given on behalf of the Company for valuables or money so deposited.

Wireless Services enable passengers to keep in touch with their friends throughout the voyage, either by radio-telegram or at much cheaper rates by means of ship letter telegrams. Full particulars and charges can be obtained from the Radio Office.

The Union-Castle Mail Steamship Company, Limited Fleet

  • Pretoria Castle
  • Edinburgh Castle
  • Capetown Castle
  • Athlone Castle
  • Stirling Castle
  • Carnarvon Castle
  • Winchester Castle
  • Arundel Castle
  • Bloemfontein Castle
  • Warwick Castle
  • Durban Castle
  • Rhodesia Castle
  • Kenya Castle
  • Braemar Castle
  • Dunnottar Castle
  • Kenilworth Castle
  • Drakensberg Castle
  • Good Hope Castle
  • Riebeeck Castle
  • Rustenberg Castle
  • Roxburgh Castle
  • Richmond Castle
  • Rowallan Castle
  • Rochester Castle
  • Tantallon Castle
  • Tintagel Castle
  • Roslin Castle

 

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