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Port Elizabeth Passenger Lists

Port Elizabeth or The Bay is one of the largest cities in South Africa, situated in the Eastern Cape Province, 770 km (478 mi) east of Cape Town.

The city, often shortened to PE and nicknamed "The Friendly City" or "The Windy City", stretches for 16 km along Algoa Bay, and is one of the major seaports in South Africa.

Port Elizabeth was founded as a town in 1820 to house British settlers as a way of strengthening the border region between the Cape Colony and the Xhosa.

Digitized Ships Lista for Port Elizabeth, South Africa

1949-04-21 Passenger List for the R.M.M.V. Capetown Castle

1949-04-21 Ships List for the R.M.M.V. Capetown Castle

  • Steamship Line: Union-Castle Line
  • Steamship: R.M.M.V. Capetown Castle
  • Class of Passengers: First and Cabin Class
  • Date of Departure: 21 April 1949
  • Route: Southampton for Capetown, Port Elizabeth, East London and Durban via Madeira
  • Commander: Captain W. D. Roach
1954-12-09 Passenger List for the R.M.M.V. Winchester Castle

1954-12-09 Ships List for the R.M.M.V. Winchester Castle

  • Steamship Line: Union-Castle Line
  • Steamship: R.M.M.V. Winchester Castle
  • Class of Passengers: First and Tourist Class
  • Date of Departure: 9 December 1954
  • Route: Southampton to Durban via Madeira, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, and East London
  • Commander: Captain G. W. B. Lloyd
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