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Passenger List, Union-Castle Line, R.M.S. Capetown Castle, 21 April 1949

First and Cabin Class Passenger List for the R.M.S. Capetown Castle of the Union-Castle Line, Departing 21 April 1949 from Southampton to Durban via Capetown, Port Elizabeth, East London and Madeira, Commanded by Captain W. D. Roach.

List of First and Cabin Class Passengers

Union-Castle Line

R.M.S. Capetown Castle

Captain W. D. Roach

From Southampton to Durban via

Capetown, Port Elizabeth, East London and Madeira

Thursday, 21 April 1949

List of Senior Officers

  1. Captain W. D. Roach, Commander
  2. Chief Officer J. M. Lycett, D.S.C., R.D., R.N.R
  3. First Officer J. T. Coleman, R.D., R.N.R
  4. Second Officer J. D. Todd
  5. Third Officer P. C. Cockburn
  6. Fourth Officer B. G. Evans
  7. Chief Engineer J. Mills. O.B.E
  8. First Engineer D. Younger
  9. Second Engineer R. L. Cole, Sr
  10. Intr. Second Engineer W. H. Ardy
  11. Junior Second Engineer T. Ahern
  12. Surgeon J. J. Mullally, M.B., Ch.B., L.M
  13. Purser A. M. H. Baker, R.D., R.N.R
  14. Second Purser D. I. James
  15. Chief Steward E. J. Bateman
  16. Radio Officer J. Gilbart

List of First Class Passengers

Front Cover - 21 April 1949 Passenger List, R.M.M.V. Capetown Castle, Union-Castle Line

Madeira

  1. Mr. O. Acciaioly
  2. Mrs. Acciaioly
  3. Master M. Acciaioly
  4. Mrs. E. B. Carter
  5. Dr. G. W. Grabham

Capetown

  1. Mr. W. Angus
  2. Mr. B. Averbuck
  3. Mrs. A. I. Baker
  4. Miss I. Baker
  5. Master D. Baker
  6. Mrs. E. Barlow
  7. Mr. P. Berning
  8. Mr. B. Black
  9. Mrs. Black
  10. Mr. A. V. Blake
  11. Mr. N. Burman
  12. Mrs. Burman
  13. Miss C. R. Burman
  14. Master M. Burman
  15. Mr. E. H. Burrell
  16. Mr. Buthwaite
  17. Mrs. Buthwaite
  18. Mrs. S. Butler
  19. Mrs. G. H. Butterfield
  20. Master B. Butterfield
  21. Mrs. E. Cahill
  22. Master Cahill
  23. Mr. J. J. Clayson
  24. F/0 A. G. W. Coulthard
  25. Mrs. Coulthard
  26. Mr. I. G. Craig
  27. Mrs. Craig
  28. Mr. A. C. Crothall
  29. Mr. C. R. Ellis
  30. Mrs. Ellis
  31. Mrs. M. J. N. Fay
  32. Master Fay
  33. Mr. J. H. Fletcher, 0.B.E., M.C
  34. Miss E. B. Geershon
  35. Mr. F. Gluck
  36. Mrs. S. V. Grant
  37. Dr. J. Hopton
  38. Mrs. E. B. Howard
  39. Mrs. M. Jowett
  40. Miss M. Jowett
  41. Mr. J. Jupp
  42. Cdr. The Rt. Hon. Viscount Kelburn, D.S.C., R.N
  43. Miss J. M. Kennedy
  44. Mrs. M. E. Lang
  45. Miss E. F. Lang
  46. Miss M. A. Lee
  47. Mr. J. Levinson
  48. Mrs. C. A. M. Macnab
  49. Mr. V. G. Marchant
  50. Mrs. Marchant
  51. Mr. A. F. McGrath
  52. Mr. L. Miller
  53. Mrs. Miller
  54. Mrs. E. M. L. Parker
  55. Miss R. H. M. Parker
  56. Mr. Plougmann
  57. Mr. F. A. W. Robinson
  58. Mrs. Robinson
  59. Mr. H. Ross
  60. Ft./Lt. J. A. Sheppard
  61. Mr. R. W. Sillars
  62. Lt.-Gen. G. G. Simonds, C.B., C.B.E., D.S.O
  63. Mrs. E. C. Simpson
  64. Cdr. E. N. Sinclair, D.S.C., R.N
  65. Mrs. Sinclair
  66. Master D. Sinclair
  67. Master A. Sinclair
  68. Mrs. D. I. Strong
  69. Master S. Strong
  70. Master C. Strong
  71. Mrs. N. S. Sullivan
  72. Miss A. N. Sullivan
  73. Miss M. Sullivan
  74. Miss J. Symonds
  75. Mr. G. Taylor
  76. Mr. H. Taylor
  77. Miss Y. F. Thompson
  78. Mr. J. H. Troman
  79. Mrs. Troman
  80. Mrs. G. Tudor-Owen
  81. Major F. Van Niekerk
  82. Mrs. Van Niekerk
  83. Master L. Van Niekerk
  84. Mr. J. Verhaighe
  85. Mr. J. V. Vincent
  86. Mr. H. C. Waddington
  87. Mrs. Waddington
  88. Mr. G. H. Wade
  89. Mrs. Wade
  90. Miss K. P. Weinbren
  91. Mr. G. S. Yarwood
  92. Mrs. Yarwood
  93. Mr. H. O. Young

Port Elizabeth

  1. Mr. J. H. Darbyshire
  2. Lt. Cdr. (S) E. Hart, R.N.R
  3. Mrs. Hart
  4. Miss D. Hart
  5. Master R. Hart
  6. Mrs. L. B. Moscardi

East London

  1. Mr. S. Outhwaite
  2. Mrs. Outhwaite

Durban

  1. Miss B. P. Booth
  2. Mrs. M. Gill
  3. Mr. W. D. L. Marsh
  4. Mrs. Marsh
  5. Miss A. J. Marsh
  6. Miss M. B. Marsh
  7. Mr. R. Mather
  8. Mrs. Mather
  9. Mr. J. R. Rea
  10. Mr. M. K. Sproston
  11. Mrs. E. E. Tidd-Pratt
  12. Mrs. M. Tong
  13. Mr. E. A. Walmsley
  14. Mrs. Walmsley

List of Cabin Class Passengers

Capetown

  1. Mr. R. V. Adams
  2. Mrs. S. M. Aitchison
  3. Master J. Aitchison
  4. Mr. R. E. Anson-Cook
  5. Mrs. M. E. Attwood
  6. Mr. C. S. Baird
  7. Mrs. E. Barlow
  8. Mrs. L. Barnett
  9. Master S. Barnett
  10. Miss B. Barnett
  11. Mr. J. Barrett
  12. Mr. I. W. Bestwick
  13. Miss E. M. Blakeley
  14. Mr. J. Bloomstein
  15. Mrs. F. E. Blount
  16. Miss L. Boessl-Krause
  17. Mrs. H. Route
  18. Miss C. Boyd-Wilson
  19. Miss E. C. Brendon
  20. Mr. R. Brill
  21. Miss H. M. Bromwich
  22. Mrs. M. J. Brophy
  23. Mrs. A. E. Brown
  24. Mr. J. Bunting
  25. Mrs. E. Burk
  26. Master Burk
  27. Miss Burk
  28. Master Burk
  29. Mrs. E. M. Butchart
  30. Mr. Carnegie
  31. Miss Carnegie
  32. Mr. C. Carson
  33. Mr. J. W. Champkins
  34. Miss B. G. Chivers
  35. Mr. F. M. Clark
  36. Mrs. Clark
  37. Miss S. Clark
  38. Master M. Clark
  39. Miss L. Clark
  40. Mr. W. J. Cocks
  41. Sister M. T. Condon
  42. Mrs. A. M. Coventry
  43. Mr. M. Cowan
  44. Mr. F. G. Crisp
  45. Mr. H. E. W. Cross
  46. Mrs. Cross
  47. Master T. Cross
  48. Master S. Cross
  49. Mrs. C. P. Cruikshank
  50. Mrs. L. Davies
  51. Mr. W. B. Davis
  52. Mrs. Davis
  53. Master R. B. Davis
  54. Master C. J. Davis
  55. Mrs. M. B. A. Davy
  56. Mrs. L. J. Dawe
  57. Mrs. L. M. Dewhurst
  58. Master M. Dewhurst
  59. Miss J. M. Dewhurst
  60. Miss J. B. Dixon
  61. Miss E. J. Dobbin
  62. Mrs. V. Z. Doel
  63. Master N. Doel
  64. Mrs. I. Donaldson
  65. Mr. G. C. Dorrestein
  66. Mrs. Dorrestein
  67. Miss B. Dorrestein
  68. Miss H. M. Doull
  69. Mrs. B. Dunne
  70. Miss B. Dunne
  71. Master M. Dunne
  72. Master P. Dunne
  73. Mrs. M. B. A. Edwards
  74. Master O. P. Edwards
  75. Master P. H. Edwards
  76. Mr. A. R. W. Elford
  77. Mr. T. F. G. Ellis
  78. Mrs. Ellis
  79. Master J. A. Ellis
  80. Mr. A. Frowde
  81. Mrs. E. A. Galsworthy
  82. Mrs. E. Galt
  83. Mr. R. M. Garlick
  84. Mrs. Garlick
  85. Mr. H. Garwood
  86. Mrs. Garwood
  87. Master R. Garwood
  88. Mr. A. Geary
  89. Mrs. Geary
  90. Mr. E. G. A. Graham
  91. Sister E. Greene
  92. Mrs. A. J. M. Grobbelaar
  93. Miss C. Grobbelaar
  94. Mr. W. Groothof
  95. Mrs. Groothof
  96. Miss G. Groothof
  97. Miss M. Groothof
  98. Master J. Groothof
  99. Master A. Groothof
  100. Mr. J. Grundy
  101. Mrs. E. Guenther
  102. Miss C. Guenther
  103. Master H. Guenther
  104. Sister C. M. Guiry
  105. Mr. I. L. Gurney
  106. Master A. Gurney
  107. Mr. D. W. Hallett
  108. Mr. V. W. Hampton
  109. Mr. F. Hardwick
  110. Mr. L. Harris
  111. Dr. W. H. Hart
  112. Mrs. Hart
  113. Mrs. V. Healey
  114. Mr. H. Henderson
  115. Miss G. Henderson
  116. Mrs. H. Herzke
  117. Mrs. L. Hewitt
  118. Miss B. Hewitt
  119. Mrs. M. V. Hinchco
  120. Miss T. J. Hinchco
  121. Miss G. Hoar
  122. Mr. H. A. Hogarth
  123. Mr. H. R. W. Holman
  124. Mrs. V. M. Holmes
  125. Mr. R. H. Home
  126. Mr. N. Hunter
  127. Mrs. Hunter
  128. Mr. J. P. Hunter
  129. Miss M. S. Hunter
  130. Miss B. E. Hunter
  131. Miss E. M. Ingram
  132. Mrs. G. Isaac
  133. Mr. F. A. Jackson
  134. Mrs. Jackson
  135. Miss Jackson
  136. Master Jackson
  137. Miss P. Jacob
  138. Mr. J. Jenkinson
  139. Mr. R. Jobing
  140. Mr. I. G. Jones
  141. Mrs. Jones
  142. Mrs. E. M. Jones
  143. Master P. C. G. Jones
  144. Miss J. K. Jones
  145. Mr. D. W. Kalkhoven
  146. Miss M. J. Kelly
  147. Mr. G. Kennedy
  148. Mr. K. Kennerley
  149. Mrs. Kennerley
  150. Miss L. Kennerley
  151. Miss F. E. Kite
  152. Mrs. A. Kyle
  153. Miss G. P. Lake
  154. Mr. P. E. Lane
  155. Mrs. M. M. E. Leaver
  156. Miss H. V. Leaver
  157. Miss M. E. Lee
  158. Mrs. H. Leopold
  159. Miss Lightford
  160. Mr. F. W. Lines
  161. Mr. R. N. Loney
  162. Mr. P. Lush
  163. Mrs. Lush
  164. Mr. D. C. Lynch
  165. Mrs. D. E. Mackay
  166. Miss I. T. M. MacRae
  167. Mrs. G. G. Magnas
  168. Mr. M. Maguire
  169. Mr. R. L. Mayhew
  170. Mrs. Mayhew
  171. Miss C. Mayhew
  172. Miss R. Mayhew
  173. Mr. W. McCamlie
  174. Miss P. L. McEvoy
  175. Mr. R. McKinney
  176. Mrs. McKinney
  177. Miss V. McKinney
  178. Miss G. Melville
  179. Professor G. H. Menzies
  180. Mr. J. A. Miller
  181. Mrs. Miller
  182. Mrs. P. Miller
  183. Miss M. S. Milne
  184. Mr. J. A. Mitchell
  185. Mrs. Mitchell
  186. Mr. D. C. Mitchell
  187. Mr. W. Moffat
  188. Mr. M. A. Monk
  189. Mrs. A. Monnik
  190. Mr. J. Mook
  191. Mrs. Mook
  192. Miss M. A. Mook
  193. Miss B. Mook
  194. Master J. Mook
  195. Mr. C. S. Moore
  196. Mrs. Moore
  197. Miss S. F. Moore
  198. Mr. G. Morgan
  199. Mrs. Morgan
  200. Master B. F. Morgan
  201. Master D. M. Morgan
  202. Miss G. I. C. Morrice
  203. Mr. A. C. Morris
  204. Mr. M. Morris
  205. Mrs. F. Morris
  206. Miss M. I. M. Mounsey
  207. Mrs. E. L. Mueller
  208. Miss I. Mueller
  209. Mrs. J. G. Muiry
  210. Miss C. C. Muiry
  211. Sister M. M. Murphy
  212. Mrs. M. Murray
  213. Miss S. Murray
  214. Miss L. Murray
  215. Master R. Murray
  216. Miss R. E. Newman
  217. Mrs. F. Nuernberger
  218. Mr. R. E. O'Herhead
  219. Mrs. J. C. Pearson
  220. Mrs. P. Petersen
  221. Mrs. M. Phillips
  222. Mr. H. M. B. Pimm
  223. Mr. D. Pollock
  224. Mrs. Pollock
  225. Miss A. Pollock
  226. Miss V. Pollock
  227. Master D. Pollock
  228. Mr. A. Potts
  229. Mr. B. J. Redhead
  230. Mrs. Redhead
  231. Miss Y. Redhead
  232. Mr. F. B. Rhodes
  233. Mrs. Rhodes
  234. Mr. J. Rodgers
  235. Mrs. Rodgers
  236. Miss M. Rose
  237. Mrs. A. Rouse
  238. Mr. R. J. Rowse
  239. Miss J. O. Russell
  240. Miss M. M. Russell
  241. Dr. M. J. Schwartz
  242. Mrs. Schwartz
  243. Miss M. Schwartz
  244. Master D. Schwartz
  245. Mrs. C. F. Sheppard
  246. Master A. Sheppard
  247. Master P. Sheppard
  248. Mr. J. Shields
  249. Mrs. Shields
  250. Mrs. F. Sibbald
  251. Miss E. A. Skew
  252. Mr. C. Smith
  253. Mr. R. A. Smith
  254. Mrs. D. I. Smith
  255. Mrs. P. M. B. Sneath
  256. Mrs. A. M. Steel
  257. Miss J. L. G. Stewart
  258. Miss J. H. Suttie
  259. Mr. K. Taupitz
  260. Mrs. Taupitz
  261. Mrs. J. Taylor
  262. Mr. H. W. Teasel
  263. Mr. E. J. Thomas
  264. Mrs. Thomas
  265. Mr. T. Thomas
  266. Miss O. M. Thomas
  267. Miss A. M. Tromp
  268. Mr. A. C. Turner
  269. Mr. W. A. Turner
  270. Mrs. C. M. Tustin
  271. Master W. B. Tustin
  272. Mrs. G. lUsbome
  273. Mrs. M. Varley
  274. Miss E. Varley
  275. Miss J. Varley
  276. Mrs. L. C. Wake
  277. Master M. Wake
  278. Miss A. Wake
  279. Mrs. B. Walden
  280. Miss J. R. Walden
  281. Master B. P. Walden
  282. Miss E. F. Walker
  283. Mr. R. Watkins
  284. Mrs. Watkins
  285. Miss L. Watkins
  286. Mrs. M. J. White
  287. Miss G. Whyte
  288. Mr. F. W. J. Wilde
  289. Mr. P. Wildman
  290. Major G. O. Williams
  291. Mrs. Williams
  292. Miss P. M. Williams
  293. Miss E. J. Williams
  294. Mrs. J. M. Williams
  295. Mr. H. Wilson
  296. Mrs. Wilson
  297. Master R. Wilson
  298. Mrs. I. Wilson
  299. Master A. R. Wilson
  300. Mr. J. W. Wilson
  301. Mrs. E. E. Wood
  302. Mrs. E. G. Wood
  303. Mrs. L. Wood
  304. Dr. W. F. Wright
  305. Mr. J. H. Wynne
  306. Mrs. Wynne
  307. Rev. C. Yesson
  308. Mrs. Yesson
  309. Miss I. D. Yesson
  310. Master L. A. Yesson
  311. Mrs. G. Zahn
  312. Miss G. Zahn
  313. Master G. Zahn

Port Elizabeth

  1. Mrs. E. McC. Black
  2. Mr. A. Champion
  3. Mrs. Champion
  4. Master J. Champion
  5. Miss J. J. Champion
  6. Mr. T. F. Crosbie
  7. Mrs. Crosbie
  8. Master E. Crosbie
  9. Mrs. E. M. Deakin
  10. Miss B. E. Deakin
  11. Mrs. W. A. Gibbons
  12. Mr. C. Ismay
  13. Mrs. Ismay
  14. Lt.-Col. R. J. Shearcroft
  15. Mrs. Shearcroft
  16. Mr. P. Skou
  17. Mrs. Skou
  18. Master E. Skou
  19. Mr. W. G. Sutton
  20. Mrs. Sutton
  21. Mrs. S. Vons
  22. Mrs. M. Young

East London

  1. Mr. V. Bortz
  2. Dr. J. E. Cawthorne
  3. Mrs. Cawthorn
  4. Master M. J. Cawthorne
  5. Master M. E. J. Cawthorne
  6. Mr. F. P. Dore
  7. Mr. F. McLeod
  8. Mrs. McLeod
  9. Master B. McLeod
  10. Master D. C. McLeod
  11. Mrs. F. E. Nye

Durban

  1. Mrs. J. P. Barr
  2. Master H. G. Barr
  3. Mr. E. D. Blacker
  4. Miss M. J. Booth
  5. Miss K. B. Cameron
  6. Mrs. M. Chater
  7. Miss J. Chesney
  8. Mr. S. Cocking
  9. Mrs. Cocking
  10. Miss N. Cocking
  11. Mrs. A. F. Collins
  12. Mrs. B. A. Crowther
  13. Miss G. Davison
  14. Mrs. A. Devlin
  15. Mrs. H. Devlin
  16. Master M. Devlin
  17. Mrs. M. E. Duncan
  18. Miss D. Dunham
  19. Mrs. C. A. Eckford
  20. Master M. G. Eckford
  21. Mrs. W. E. L. Gray
  22. Mrs. E. de V. Harris
  23. Mrs. M. Johnson
  24. Miss M. A. Johnson
  25. Mr. N. King
  26. Mrs. King
  27. Miss J. King
  28. Mr. S. King
  29. Master B. King
  30. Master R. King
  31. Mrs. H. P. Kilminster
  32. Master G. Kilminster
  33. Miss S. Kilminster
  34. Miss P. Kilminster
  35. Miss C. Kilminster
  36. Mr. H. E. Ludford
  37. Mr. H. F. Ludford
  38. Mr. G. Majoor
  39. Mrs. Majoor
  40. Master J. Majoor
  41. Master P. Majoor
  42. Miss C. Majoor
  43. Mr. R. M. Maud
  44. Mrs. Maud
  45. Miss Maud
  46. Mr. R. E. Morgan
  47. Mrs. Morgan
  48. Miss P. A. Morgan
  49. Mrs. L. Morley
  50. Miss I. C. Morley
  51. Mrs. E. Neal
  52. Mrs. E. M. O'Donnell
  53. Master P. O'Donnell
  54. Miss M. O'Donnell
  55. Miss U. G. Parkin
  56. Mr. D. Peregrine
  57. Mrs. Peregrine
  58. Miss D. J. Peregrine
  59. Mr. F. Powell
  60. Mrs. Powell
  61. Mrs. R. I. Ray
  62. Miss H. Ray
  63. Mr. F. J. Reed
  64. Mr. B. Roberts
  65. Miss A. D, Rooke
  66. Mrs. I. M. Rushton
  67. Miss G. P: Salmon
  68. Mrs. K. M. Seeley
  69. Mrs. A. ,Y. Sheppatd
  70. Master K. C. Sheppard
  71. Engr.-Capt. L. Thackara, R.N. (Ret.)
  72. Mrs. Thackara
  73. Mr. J. Townley
  74. Mr. W. F. Turner
  75. Master G. Walker
  76. Master A. Walker
  77. Miss M. Ward
  78. Mrs. A. G. Waters
  79. Miss G. M. Waters
  80. Miss M. D. Williamson
  81. Miss M. A. Woodward
  82. Mrs. F. M. Wooldridge
  83. Mrs. C. Wright
  84. Master D. J. Wright
  85. Miss L. Youngson

Track Chart - 21 April 1949 Passenger List, R.M.M.V. Capetown Castle, Union-Castle Line

Information for Passengers

Hours of Meals, etc.
in the First Class the arrangements are :-
Tea and Coffee served in the cabins from 6.0 a.m.
Dressing gong at 8.0 a.m.
Children's breakfast at 8.0 a.m.
Saloon Breakfast at 8.30 a.m.
Children's dinner at 12.30 p.m.
Saloon Luncheon at 1.0 p.m.
Afternoon tea at 4.0 p.m.
Children's tea at 5.30 p.m.
Dressing gong at 6.30 p.m.
Saloon Dinner at 7.0 p.m.
The meals in the Cabin Class are :-
Tea and coffee served in the cabins from 6.0 a.m.
Dressing gong at 8.0 a.m.
Children's breakfast at 8.0 a.m.
Saloon Breakfast at 8.30 a.m.
Children's dinner at 12.30 p.m.
Saloon Luncheon at 1.0 p.m.
Afternoon tea at 4.0 p.m.
Children's tea at 5.30 p.m.
Dressing gong at 6.30 p.m.
Saloon Dinner at 7.0 p.m.

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

Hours of Closing Public Rooms. All Bars close at 11.30 p.m. and Smoking Rooms, Lounges and Reading Rooms close at midnight.

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 in the First Class Lounge or Dining Saloon every Sunday at 10.30 a.m. 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 authorised to charge for professional attendance, inclusive of medicines, at the rate of 10s. Od. per visit in the case of first class Passengers, and 5s. 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 2g.
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.

Complaints.—Any complaint should be addressed to the ship's authorities as promptly as possible.

The Union-Castle Mail Steamship Company, Limited Fleet

  • Pretoria Castle 28,705 Tons
  • LLANDOVERY Castle 10,639
  • EDINBURGH Castle ... 28,705
  • *KENILWORTH Castle ... 9,916
  • Capetown Castle ... ... 27,002
  • *Dr.KENSBERG Castle ... 9,904
  • ATHLONE Castle ... ... 25,567
  • *GOOD Hope Castle ... 9,879
  • STIRLING Castle ... ... 25,554
  • *RIEBEECK Castle ... 8,322
  • CARNARVON Castle ... 20,122
  • *RUSTENBURG Castle ... 8,322
  • WINCHESTER Castle ... 20,012
  • *ROXBURGH Castle ... 8,003
  • ARUNDEL Castle ... ... 19,118
  • *Richmond Castle ... ... 7,971
  • Vessel building ... about 17,500
  • *ROWALLAN Castle ... 7,950
  • WARWICK Castle ... ... 17,383
  • *ROCHESTER Castle... ... 7,795
  • Durban Castle ... ... 17,382
  • SANDOWN Castle ... ... 7,607
  • DUNNOTTAR Castle ... 15,002
  • t BRAEMAR Castle ... ... 7,067
  • LLANGIBBY Castle ... 12,039
  • *ROSLIN Castle ... 7,016
  • LLANSTEPHAN Castle ... 11,346
  • t ROVUMA ... 1,289

t Cargo Vessels. * Cargo Vessels with limited Passenger Accommodation.

 

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