Port of Dar es Salaam Passenger Lists
Port of Dar es Salaam in 1907. One of Germany's East African Ports.
The Floating Dock at Dar-es-Salaam. Much haa been said about German enterprise in East Africa, and the port of Dar-es-Salaam is a concrete instance of this progressive spirit. Since 1891, when the place became the seat of Government, the old ramshackle town has been completely transformed. Handsome buildings have sprung up, and the harbor has been dredged and improved out of recognition. The dimensions of the floating dock are Length 205 ft breadth. 55 1/2 ft., depth on blocks, 19 1/2 ft. The Syren & Shipping Illustrated, 3 June 1908. GGA Image ID # 14729d2a6d
Dar es Salaam formerly Mzizima, is Tanzania's largest city on a natural harbour on the eastern coast of Africa.
Digitized Passenger Lists for Dar es Salaam
- Steamship Line: Union-Castle Line
- Class of Passengers: First Class
- Date of Departure: 23 May 1929
- Route: London to South Africa via the Mediterranean
- Ports of Call: London to Natal via Marseilles, Genoa, Port Said, Port Sudan, Aden, Mombasa, Tanga, Zanzibar, DarEs-Salaam, Port Amelia, Beira and Lourenço Marques (Maputo)
- Commander: Captain E. F. Gilbert