SHIPPING IN 1971

 

This page lists a selection of passenger ship services available in 1971 comprising companies operating ocean liners, ferries and freighters.

The information is based on the April 1971 issue of the ABC Shipping Guide.

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Please note:
There are still some companies and/or services to be added to this page. I will add continuously until finished.

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Shipping companies in 1971:

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(See the list of shipping companies to reach the various shipping company pages - featuring timetables/sailing lists - on this website.
Alternatively, click a company name below and you will be transferred to the corresponding company page.)

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"Freighters" indicate cargo vessels with accomodation of up to 12 passengers.
Due to cargo requirements, freighters often called at a number of ports in addition to those listed.
In other cases, scheduled ports of call may have been omitted.

Ports were normally called at in reverse order on return voyages, unless otherwise stated (if known).

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Adriatica Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Ausonia Typical voyage:
Trieste, Venice, Dubrovnik, Brindisi, Beirut, Rhodes, Istanbul, Piraeus, Bari, Venice, Trieste
 
Esperia Typical voyage:
Genoa, Marseilles, Barcelona, Naples, Beirut, Alexandria, Heraklion, Naples, Genoa
 
Enotria Typical voyage:
Trieste, Venice, Bari, Piraeus, Limassol, Haifa, Famagusta, Rhodes, Piraeus, Brindisi, Venice, Trieste
 
Messapia Typical voyage:
Genoa, Marseilles, Piraeus, Rhodes, Limassol, Haifa, Famagusta, Piraeus, Naples, Genoa
 
San Giorgio Typical voyage:
Trieste, Venice, Brindisi, Corfu, Piraeus, Istanbul. Mudanya, Izmir, Kos, Patmos, Bari, Venice, Trieste
 
San Marco Typical voyage:
Genoa, Marseilles, Civitavecchia, Piraeus, Istanbul, Mudanya, Izmir, Kos, Patmos, Piraeus, Naples, Genoa
 
Illiria July-September:
Venice, Split, Dubrovnik, Corfu, Itea, Piraeus, Venice

Typical voyage April-June:
Trieste, Venice, Itea, Piraeus, Candia, Rhodes, Delos/Mykonos, Nauplia, Corfu, Venice, Sibenik, Split, Dubrovnik, Trieste

 
Bernina
Brennero
Stelvio
Typical voyages:
Trieste, Venice, Beirut, Famagusta, Lattakia, Candia, Naples, Barcelona, Marseilles, Genoa, Naples, catania, Beirut, Famagusta, Lattakia, Candia, Venice, Trieste
 
Appia (Adriatica)
Egnatia (HML)
Poseidonia (HML)
1) Brindisi, Corfu, Igoumenitsa, Patras

2) Brindisi, Corfu, Patras

Joint Adriatica Line/Hellenic Mediterranean Lines service

American Export Isbrandtsen Lines
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Export Aide
Export Adventurer
Export Agent
Export Ambassador
New York, Casablanca, Tunis, Tripoli, Beirut, Iskenderun, Piraeus, Izmir.
Returned directly to New York.
Freighters
Young America
Defiance
Great Republic
Red Jacket
New York, Cadiz, Genoa, Leghorn.
Returned via Cadiz to New York.
Freighters

American Mail Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Alaskan Mail
Canada Mail
Hong Kong Mail
American Mail
Indian Mail
Oregon Mail
Seattle, Yokohama, Pusan, Keelung, Hong Kong, Kobe/Osaka, Nagoya, Shimizu, Yokohama, Seattle

(Optional calls at Inchon, Okinawa and Manila.)

Freighters
Philippine Mail
Oregon Mail
Canada Mail
Seattle, Saigon, Singapore, Madras, Singapore, Manila, San Francisco

(Optional calls at Yokohama, Hong Kong, Colombo, Cochin, Bombay, Chittagong, Chalna and Calcutta.)

Freighters

American President Lines
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
President Cleveland
President Wilson
Typical voyages:
San Francisco, Los Angeles, Honolulu, Yokohama, Keelung, Hong Kong, Manila, Hong Kong.
Return voyages: Hong Kong, Kobe, Yokohama, Honolulu, San Francisco.
 
President Adams
President Taylor
President Coolidge
President Hayes
President Jackson
President Garfield
Round-the-World Service:
New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Yokohama, Okinawa, Keelung, Hong Kong, Saigon, Singapore, Penang, Karachi, Bombay, Cochin, Colombo, New York
Freighters
President Tyler
President Lincoln
President Arthur
President Buchanan
President Johnson
President Fillmore
San Francisco, Yokohama, Manila, Hong Kong.
Return voyages: Hong Kong, Keelung, Kobe, Nagoya, Yokohama, Los Angeles, San Francisco.
Occasional calls at Pusan and Kaohsiung.
Freighters
President Grant
President Harrison
President Hoover
President McKinley
President Taft
President Van Buren
New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Manila, Saigon, Djakarta, Singapore.
Return voyages: Singapore, Hong Kong, Keelung, Kobe, Nagoya, Yokohama, Los Angeles, New York
Freighters

Argentine Lines
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Libertad Buenos Aires, Santos, Las Palmas, Vigo, London  
Rio Tunuyan Buenos Aires, Santos, Rio de Janeiro, Las Palmas, Vigo, Le Havre, Hamburg  
Rio Corrientes
Lago Traful
Rio Cuarto
Rio Quinto
Rio Primero
Buenos Aires, Le Havre, Antwerp, Rotterdam, Liverpool, Swansea, Hamburg and/or other North European ports Freighters
Rio Colorado
Lago Lacar
Lago Alumine
Lago Argentino
Buenos Aires, Barcelona, Marseilles, Leghorn, Genoa, Venice, Trieste and/or other ports Freighters
Rio Belen
Rio Belgano
Rio Bermejo
Buenos Aires, La Guaira, New Orleans Freighters
Rio Dulce
Rio Salado
1) Buenos Aires, New York

2) Buenos Aires, Montreal, Quebec, Saint John

Freighters

Associated Humber Lines
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Bolton Abbey
Melrose Abbey
Hull, Rotterdam  

Atlantic Steam Navigation Co. (The Transport Ferry Service)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Europic Ferry
Gaelic Ferry
Cerdic Ferry
Felixstowe, Rotterdam  
Bardic Ferry
Ionic Ferry
Preston, Larne  
Doric Ferry Preston, Belfast  

Austasia Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Malaysia Singapore, Port Moresby, Sydney.
Return voyages: Sydney, Tasmanian port (occasionally), Brisbane, Port Moresby, Djakarta, Singapore, Port Swettenham.
 

Australian National Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Empress of Australia Sydney, Hobart, Sydney, Bell Bay (Launceston), Burnie  
Australian Trader
Princess of Tasmania
Melbourne, Devonport  
Australian Trader 1) Melbourne, Burnie

2) Melbourne, Bell Bay (Launceston), Burnie

 

Aznar Line (Naviera Aznar)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Monte Ulia London, Vigo, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Las Palmas.
Return voyages: Las Palmas, Vigo (except spring sailings), London.
 
Monte Umbe London, Vigo, Tenerife, Las Palmas.
Return voyages: Las Palmas, London.
Two April sailings only
Monte Anaga April-September:
Liverpool, Vigo (except in April), Las Palmas, Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
Return voyages: Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Vigo, Liverpool.
Order of calls in the Canaries varied according to cargo requirements
Monte Urquiola April + November only:
Liverpool, Vigo, Las Palmas, Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
Return voyages: Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Liverpool.
Order of calls in the Canaries varied according to cargo requirements.
Returned from the Canaries to Bilbao on last April sailing.

Baltic Steamship Co.
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Nadeshda Krupskaja
Baltika
Typical voyages:
Leningrad, Helsinki, Copenhagen, London
 
Estonia Typical voyages:
Leningrad, Helsinki, London, Le Havre
 
Mikhail Kalinin Leningrad, Stockholm  

B&I Line (B+I Motorway)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Leinster
Munster
Liverpool, Dublin  
Innisfallen Swansea, Cork  

Belfast Steamship Co.
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Ulster Queen
Ulster Prince
Liverpool, Belfast  

Ben Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Benalbanach
Benarmin
Benattow
Bencruachan
Bendoran
Bengloe
Benhope
Benlawers
Benledi
Benlomond
Benloyal
Benmhor
Bennevis
Benreoch
Benrinnes
Benvalla
Benvrackie
Benwyvis
1) Via Cape:
London/Southampton/Hull, George Town (Penang), Port Swettenham, Singapore, Djakarta, Bangkok, Kota Kinabalu (Jesselton), Hong Kong, Keelung, Kaohsiung, Pusan, Manila, Yokohama, Kobe.

2) Via Panama Canal:
London, Yokohama, Pusan.

Freighters

Bergen Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Jupiter
Venus
Leda
1) Bergen, Newcastle

2) Bergen, Stavanger, Newcastle

Jupiter and Venus operated as Black Watch and Black Prince for Fred. Olsen Lines during winter seasons
Venus
Leda
Bergen, Amsterdam.
Return voyages: Amsterdam, Stavanger, Bergen.
 
Jupiter Bergen, Stavanger, Hamburg  

Bibby Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Gloucestershire Liverpool, Colombo Freighter

Black Sea Steamship Co.
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Armenia (Apr only)
Latvia (Oct-Dec)
Odessa, Piraeus, Alexandria, Famagusta, Latakia, Beirut, Alexandria, Piraeus, Odessa  
Armenia (May-Sep) Odessa, Constanta, Istanbul, Piraeus, Alexandria, Beirut, Latakia, Famagusta, Alexandria, Piraeus, Istanbul, Constanta, Odessa  
Armenia (one voyage in Apr/May only)
Bashkiria (May-Sep)
Ukraina (June-Aug)
Latvia (July-Sep)
Odessa, Varna, Istanbul, Piraeus, Alexandria, Famagusta, Latakia, Beirut, Alexandria, Piraeus, Istanbul, Varna, Odessa  
Adjaria (May-Aug) Odessa, Varna, Piraeus, Corfu, Venice, Dubrovnik, Brindisi, Piraeus, Istanbul, Sochi, Yalta, Odessa  
Litva (May-Aug) Odessa, Istanbul, Catania, Genoa, Marseilles, Naples, Piraeus, Varna, Yalta, Odessa  
Guriev (Apr-Nov) Baku, Pahlevi  

Black Star Line (State Shipping Corporation)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Afram River
Bia River
Birim River
Korle Lagoon
Kulpawn River
Lake Bosomtwe
Nasia River
Offin River
Oti River
Otchi River
Pra River
Sakumo Lagoon
Benya River
London or Liverpool, Continental ports, Dunkirk, Freetown, Tema/Takoradi, Lagos (Apapa), Port Harcourt Freighters
     

Blue Funnel Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Centaur Fremantle, Singapore, Port Swettenham, Singapore, Broome (May-Aug), Fremantle  

Blue Star Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Argentina Star
Brasil Star
Uruguay Star
London, Lisbon, Las Palmas, Rio de Janeiro, Santos, Montevideo, Buenos Aires.
Return voyages: Buenos Aires, Montevideo, Santos, Rio de Janeiro, Lisbon, Southampton (occasionally for disembarkation of passengers), Rotterdam, London.
 
Adelaide Star
Auckland Star
Canberra Star
English Star
Gladstone Star
Imperial Star
Melbourne Star
Queensland Star
Rockhampton Star
Tasmania Star
Townsville Star
Ulster Star
Wellington Star
1) London/Liverpool, Cristobal/Balboa, Auckland, Wellington

2) Via Cape:
London/Liverpool, Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney

3) London/Liverpool, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, East London, Durban, Lourenço Marques, Melbourne/Sydney or Wellington/Auckland

Freighters

Booth Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Boniface
Crispin
Dominic
Bernard
Liverpool, Dublin, Cork, Lisbon, Bridgetown, Port of Spain, Belem, Manaus.
Return voyages: Manaus, Belem, Fortaleza, Lisbon, Leixôes, Le Havre, Liverpool.
Freighters
Clement
Viajero
Cuthbert
Cyril
New York, West Indies ports, Belem, Manaus, Iquitos Freighters

British India Steam Navigation Co. - B.I.
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Karanja Typical voyages:
Bombay, Karachi, Seychelles, Mombasa, Dar-es-Salaam, Beira or Lourenço Marques, Durban.
Return voyages normally called at Beira
 
Kampala Typical voyages:
Bombay, Seychelles, Mombasa, Dar-es-Salaam
 
Sirdhana Typical voyages:
Bombay, Karachi, Gwadur, Muscat, Dubai, Doha, Bahrain, Kuwait.
Return voyages omitted Gwadur.
 
Dumra Typical voyages:
Bombay, Karachi, Muscat, Dubai, Doha, Bahrain, Kuwait, Khorramshahr, Basra.
Return voyages: Basra, Kuwait, Bahrain, Dubai, Karachi, Bombay.
 
Dwarka Typical voyages:
Bombay, Karachi, Dubai, Bahrain, Kuwait, Khorramshahr, Basra.
Return voyages: Basra, Kuwait, Bahrain, Doha, Dubai, Muscat, Gwadur, Karachi, Bombay.
 
Rajula Madras, Nagapattinam, Penang, Singapore.
Return voyages: Singapore, Port Swettenham, Penang, Nagapattinam, Madras.
 

W. Bruns & Co.
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Brunseck
Brunsgard
Brunsland
Brunshoeft
Brunsholm
Brunskappel
Hamburg, Jacksonville, San Juan, Willemstad (Curaçao), Cristobal, Guayaquil Freighters
Brunsdeich
Brunskoog
Hamburg, La Ceiba.
Returned to Antwerp.
Freighters

Burns & Laird Lines
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Lion Ardrossan, Belfast  

CP Ships (Canadian Pacific)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Empress of Canada Liverpool, Montreal  

CCN - Companhia Colonial de Navegação
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Infante Dom Henrique
Império
Patria
Leixões (Império and Patria), Lisbon, Funchal, São Tomé, Luanda, Lobito, Moçâmedes, Cape Town, Lourenço Marques, Beira, Moçambique.
Returned via same route to Lisbon.
 
Uige Lisbon, Las Palmas (optional), São Tomé, Cabinda, Luanda, Lobito, Moçâmedes.
Return voyages called also at Funchal after Las Palmas.
 
Santa Maria Lisbon, Vigo, Funchal, Tenerife, La Guaira, Curaçao, Port Everglades  

CGTM - Compagnie Générale Transméditerranéenne
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Corse
Fred Scamaroni
Napoléon
Roussillon
1) Marseilles, Bastia

2) Marseilles, Ajaccio

3) Marseilles, Propriano

 
Comté de Nice
Fred Scamaroni
Napoléon
Corse
1) Nice, Bastia

2) Nice, Ajaccio

3) Nice, Calvi

 
Avenir
Corse
Kairouan
Napoléon
Ville de Marseille
Marseilles, Algiers  
Corse
Kairouan
Ville de Marseille
Marseilles, Skikda, Annaba  
Avenir
Comté de Nice
Kairouan
Roussillon
Ville de Marseille
Marseilles, Tunis  
Avenir Marseilles, Palma, Ibiza.
Returned directly to Marseilles
 
Comté de Nice
Corse
Kairouan
Ville de Marseille
April-June:
Marseilles, Oran

July-Sep:
Marseilles, Alicante, Oran

 

Chandris Lines
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Patris May-December itineraries:

Outward voyage:
Piraeus, Dubrovnik, Gibraltar, Cape Town, Fremantle, Melbourne, Sydney.

Three roundtrip voyages:
Sydney, Adelaide, Fremantle, Djibouti, Fremantle, Melbourne, Sydney.
(Two voyages returned via Mauritius.)

One roundtrip voyage:
Sydney, Adelaide, Fremantle, Aden, Fremantle, Melbourne, Sydney.

Homeward voyage:
Sydney, Adelaide, Fremantle, Durban, Las Palmas, Naples, Piraeus.

 
Britanis Typical voyage:
Southampton, Las Palmas, Cape Town, Fremantle, Melbourne, Sydney, Wellington, Tahiti, Balboa, Cristobal, Curaçao, Lisbon, Southampton
 
Ellinis Typical voyages:
Southampton, Las Palmas, Cape Town, Fremantle, Melbourne, Sydney, Wellington, Tahiti, Balboa, Cristobal, New York, Southampton
 
Australis Typical voyage:
Southampton, Bremerhaven, Las Palmas, Cape Town, Fremantle, Melbourne, Sydney, Auckland, Suva, Acapulco, Balboa, Cristobal, Miami, Southampton
 
Amerikanis New York, Lisbon, Naples, Piraeus, Haifa, Limassol, Piraeus.
Return voyages: Piraeus, Messina, Naples, Lisbon, Halifax, New York.

(No sailings, only itinerary, listed.)

 
Queen Frederica Southampton, Bremerhaven, Las Palmas, Cape Town, Djibouti, Port Louis, Fremantle, Melbourne, Sydney.
Return voyages: Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Fremantle, Singapore, Djibouti, Cape Town, Las Palmas, Lisbon, Bremerhaven, Southampton.

(No sailings, only itinerary, listed.)

 

China Navigation Co.
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Taiwan Hong Kong, Keelung  
Taiyuan Sydney, Brisbane, Nouméa, Lautoka, Suva.
Returned directly to Sydney.
 
Yochow
Yunnan
Yokohama, Agana, Lae, Port Moresby, Kieta, Suva, Lautoka, Espiritu Santo or Port Vila, Nouméa.
Returned via Port Moresby to Yokohama.
Frieghters
Shansi
Hupeh
Tsingtao
Hong Kong, Lautoka, Suva, Auckland, Wellington, Lyttelton, Mt. Maunganui, Auckland.
Return voyages: Auckland, Manila, Kaohsiung, Keelung, Hong Kong.
Freighters

Christensen Canadian African Lines - CCAL (Operated by A/S Thor Dahl)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Thorstream
Thorshope
Thorsriver
Montreal, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, Durban, Lourenço Marques, Beira, Mombasa.
Return voyages omitted Beira and Lourenço Marques.
Freighters

Compagnie Fabre SGTM
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Mont Blanc
Mont Cenis
Mont Aigoual
Ariel
Marseilles, Sète, Fort-de-France, Point-à-Pitre Freighters
Mont Joly Marseilles, Sète, Cayenne, St. Laurent du Maroni Freighter

Compagnie Maritime Belge (Belgian Line)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Compagnie Maritime Belge:
Albertville

Compagnie Maritime Congolaise:
P.E. Lumumba

Antwerp, Tenerife, Matadi.
Return voyages: Matadi, Boma (optional), Lobito, Tenerife, Antwerp.
 
Rubens
Breughel
Teniers
Jordaens
Antwerp, Mombasa, Dar-es-Salaam Freighters

Compagnie Maritime Congolaise, see Compagnie Maritime Belge

Companhia Nacional de Navegação
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Principe Perfeito Lisbon, Funchal, Luanda, Lobito, Durban, Lourenço Marques, Beira  
Angola
Moçambique
Lisbon, Funchal, São Tomé, Luanda, Lobito, Moçâmedes, Cape Town, Durban, Lourenço Marques, Beira, Nacala, Porto Amélia.
Return voyages: Porto Amélia, Beira, Lourenço Marques, Durban, Cape Town, Moçâmedes, Lobito, Luanda, São Tomé, Funchal, Lisbon
 
Niassa
India
Timor
Lisbon, São Tomé, Cabinda, Luanda, Lobito, Moçâmedes.
Return voyages: Moçâmedes, Lobito, Luanda, Cabinda, São Tomé, Las Palmas or Tenerife (optional), Funchal, Lisbon.
 
Timor
India
Lisbon, Luanda, Lobito, Lourenço Marques, Singapore, Hong Kong.
Return voyages: Hong Kong, Dili, Lourenço Maruqes, Lobito, Lisbon.
 

Compañía Trasmediterránea
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
     
     

Concordia Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Cocordia Sun
Concordia Star
Concordia Sky
Concordia Capo
Concordia Lago
Concordia Fjord
Concordia Fonn
New York, Las Palmas, Genoa, Naples, Beirut.
Return voyages: Beirut, Latakia, Piraeus, Messina, Naples, Leghorn, Genoa, Porto Torres, Marseilles, Seville, New York.
Freighters

Costa Line (Linea 'C')
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Eugenio C. Typical voyages:
Naples, Genoa, Cannes, Barcelona, Lisbon, Rio de Janeiro, Santos, Buenos Aires
 
Enrico C. Typical voyages:
Naples, Genoa, Barcelona, Lisbon, Funchal, Rio de Janeiro, Santos, Montevideo, Buenos Aires.
Return voyages omitted Montevideo with occasional calls at Vigo between Funchal and Lisbon.
 
Federico C. Naples, Genoa, Barcelona, Lisbon, Funchal, La Guaira (occasionally on homeward voyages instead), Miami  

Cunard Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Queen Elizabeth 2 Southampton, Le Havre, New York.
Called occasionally at Cobh either out- or homebound.
 

Czechoslovak Ocean Shipping Co.
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Blaník Blanik
Kriváň Krivan
Radhošt' Radhost
Sitno
Szczecin, Rostock, Kiel, Havana (and/or other Cuban ports) Freighters

DFDS
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Winston Churchill
England
Esbjerg, Harwich  
Prinsessen Esbjerg, Newcastle  
Dana Corona
Dana Sirena
1) Genoa, Tunis

2) Genoa, Malaga

3) Genoa, Alicante

4) Genoa, Palma

 
Kong Olav V
Prinsesse Margrethe
Copenhagen, Oslo  
Akershus
Skipper Clement
Frederikshavn, Oslo  

E & A Line (Eastern & Australian Steamship Co.)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Cathay
Chitral
Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Port Moresby, Manila, Hong Kong.
Return voyages: Hong Kong, Keelung, Kobe, Nagoya, Yokohama, Rabaul, Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne
 

East and West Steamship Co.
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Rustom
Ohrmazd
Karachi, Colombo, Chittagong  

Eastern Africa National Shipping Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Mulungushi
Uganda
Ujamma
Avonmouth/Glasgow/Hull/Liverpool/London, Mombasa/Dar-es-Salaam/Tanga/Zanzibar Freighters

Efthymiadis Lines
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Lindos April-June:
Ancona, Brindisi, Corfu, Piraeus, Heraklion, Rhodes, Limassol, Haifa.
Return voyages: Haifa, Famagusta, Limassol, Rhodes, Piraeus, Corfu, Dubrovnik, Ancona.

July-October:
Ancona, Brindisi, Corfu, Piraeus, Rhodes, Limassol, Haifa.
Return voyages: Haifa, Famagusta, Limassol, Rhodes, Piraeus, Corfu, Brindisi, Ancona.

 
Olympia 1) Patras, Ancona.
Return voyages: Ancona, Brindisi, Corfu, Patras.

2) Patras, Corfu, Brindisi

3) Patras, Corfu, Brindisi.
Return voyages: Brindisi, Patras.

 
Heleanna 1) Patras, Corfu, Ancona

2) Patras, Ancona

 
Ledra Patras, Corfu, Brindisi  
Minos
Phaistos
Sophia
1) Piraeus, Heraklion

2) Piraeus, Chania

 
Knossos
Mycenae
1) Piraeus, Kos, Rhodes, Limassol

2) Piraeus, Rhodes, Limassol

3) Piraeus, Leros, Kalymnos, Kos, Rhodes

 
Aeolis 1) Piraeus, Chios, Mytilene, Dikili

2) Piraeus, Chios, Mytilene.
Returned directly to Piraeus.

 

Eimskipafélag Íslands (Iceland Steamship Co.)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Gullfoss Typical voyages:
Copenhagen, Leith, Reykjavik

(In April: Copenhagen, Thorshavn, Reykjavik)

 

Elder Dempster Lines
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Aureol Liverpool, Las Palmas, Freetown, Monrovia, Tema, Apapa (Lagos).
Return voyages: Apapa (Lagos), Takoradi, Monrovia, Freetown, Las Palmas, Liverpool.
 
Ebani
Eboe
London (or other UK port), Dakar, Lagos Freighters

Ellerman & Bucknall Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
City of Exeter
City of Durban
City of York
City of Port Elizabeth
London, Hamburg, Rotterdam, Las Palmas, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, East London, Durban, Lourenço Marues, Beira.
Return voyages omitted Rotterdam and Hamburg.
 

Empresa Insulana de Navegação
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Funchal Typical voyage:
Lisbon, Madeira, Faial, Terceira, Ponta Delgasa (São Miguel), Madeira, Lisbon
 
Ponta Delgada São Miguel, Terceira, Graciosa, São Jorge, Pico, Faial, Corvo, Flores, Faial, Pico, São Jorge, Graciosa, Terceira, São Miguel, Santa Maria  

Epirotiki Lines
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Hermes
Pegasus
Venice, Corfu, Piraeus, Heraklion, Limassol, Haifa.
Return voyages: Haifa, Limassol, Alanya, Antalya, Rhodes, Piraeus, Corfu, Dubrovnik, Venice.
 

Estonian Steamship Co.
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Tallinn Tallinn, Helsinki  

Far Eastern Steamship Co.
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Khabarovsk
Baikal
Nakhodka, Yokohama

(One summer sailing of each vessel was extended to Hong Kong.)

 

Faroe Steamship Co.
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Bliklir Copenhagen, Torshavn Freighter

Farrell Lines
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
African Comet
African Dawn
African Mercury
African Sun
African Star
New York, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, East London, Durban, Lourenço Marques, Beira.
Return voyages omitted East London.
Freighters
African Rainbow
African Crescent
African Planet
African Lightning
African Moon
Baltimore, Philadelphia, New York, Dakar, Conakry, Freetown, Monrovia.
Returned directly to New York
Freighters
African Meteor
African Neptune
Austral Patriot
Austral Pilot
New York, Savannah, New Orleans, Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide.
Return voayges: Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Auckland, Cristobal, Vera Cruz, Charleston.
Freighters

Finland Steamship Co.
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Finlandia Helsinki, Copenhagen, Travemünde  
Aallotar Helsinki, Travemünde

(Summer only)

 
     

Finnlines
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Finnhansa Spring:;
Helsinki, Nynäshamn, Lübeck

Summer:
Helsinki, Slite, Rönne, Lübeck

 

Flotta Lauro (Lauro Lines)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Achille Lauro Typical voyages:
Southampton, Valetta, Messina, Naples, Genoa, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Cape Town, Fremantle, Melbourne, Sydney.
Return voyages: Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Fremantle, Cape Town, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Southampton.
 
Angelina Lauro Two complete voyages listed:
1) Southampton, Messina, Naples, Genoa, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Cape Town, Fremantle, Melbourne, Sydney.
Return voyage: Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Fremantle, Singapore, Cape Town, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Southampton.

2) Southampton, Messina, Naples, Genoa, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Cape Town, Fremantle, Melbourne, Sydney, Wellington.
Return voyage: Wellington, Punta Arenas, Buenos Aires, Rio de Janeiro, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Lisbon, Vigo, Southampton.

(Also one return voyage, after cruising: Fremantle, Melbourne, Sydney, Wellington, Tahiti, Acapulco, Panama, Miami, Bermuda, Southampton. Outward voyage not listed due to departure before validity of the Shipping Guide.)

 

Fred. Olsen Lines
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Braemar Oslo, Kristiansand, Newcastle  
Blenheim 1) Kristiansand, Harwich

2) Kristiansand, Amsterdam

 
Blenheim
Black Watch
London, Funchal, Arrecife (Lanzarote), Tenerife, Las Palmas.
Returned directly to London.

(No sailings during the summer period.)

Black Watch operated as Jupiter for Bergen Line during summer seasons
Black Prince Rotterdam, Casablanca, Funchal, Arrecife (Lanzarote), Tenerife, Las Palmas.
Returned directly to Rotterdam.

(No sailings during the summer period.)

Black Prince operated as Venus for Bergen Line during summer seasons
Christian IV
Skagen
Buenavista
Kristiansand, Hirtshals  
Skagen Arendal, Hirtshals  

French Line (Compagnie Générale Transatlantique)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
France Le Havre, Southampton, New York  
Fort Caroline
Fort Crèvecoeur
Fort d'Orléans
Fort de France
Fort Fleur d'Épée
Fort Niagara
Fort Royal
Fort Saint Pierre
Fort Trinité
Fort Joséphine
Hamburg, Antwerp, Le Havre, Pointe-à-Pitre, Fort-de-France, San Juan, Santo Domingo Freighters
Maryland
Michigan
Mississippi
Magallan
Le Havre, Cristobal, Cutuco, La Libertad, Acajutla, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Vancouver, Seattle Freighters

Fyffes Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Camito
Golfito
Southampton, Antigua (every third voyage) or Trinidad, Kingston, Port Antonio, Bermuda, Southampton  
Changuinola
Chicanoa
Chuscal
Pacuare
Roatan
Rio Cobre

others
1) Southampton, Jamaican ports

2) Southampton, Jamaican ports, Belize

Freighters

Geest Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Geestbay
Geestcape
Geestland
Geestport
Geeststar
Geesthaven
Barry/Preston, Barbados, Grenada, St. Vincent, St. Lucia, Dominica, Preston/Barry Freighters

Glen & Shire Lines
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Genogle
Flintshire
Glenlyon
Glenfalloch
London, Singapore, Hong Kong, Manila, Yokohama.
Return voyages: Yokohama, Kobe, Hong Kong, Singapore, Port Swettenham, Penang, London.
Freighters

Greek Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Queen Anna Maria Typical voyages:
1) New York, Boston, Azores, Malta, Piraeus, Haifa

2) New York, Lisbon, Piraeus, Limassol, Haifa

Return voyages: Haifa, Piraeus, Messina, Naples, New York.

 

Gulf & South American Steamship Co.
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Gulf Banker
Gulf Farmer
Gulf Shipper
Gulf Merchant
Gulf Trader
New Orleans, Buenaventura, Guayaquil, Callao, Matarani, Arica, Antofagasta, Valparaiso Freighters

Hamburg-Süd (Hamburg South America Line)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Cap San Antonio
Cap San Augustin
Cap San Diego
Cap San Lorenzo
Cap San Marco
Cap San Nicolas
Santa Rita
Santa Rosa
1) Hamburg, Bremen, Rotterdam, Antwerp, Santos, Buenos Aires.
Return voyages: Optional call at Montevideo.

2) Hamburg, Bremen, Rotterdam, Antwerp, Rio de Janeiro, Santos, Rio Grande, Porto Alegre

Freighters

Hapag-Lloyd
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Bremen
Europa
Bremerhaven, Southampton, Cherbourg, New York Europa: Two autumn roundtrip voyages only
     
     

Havenlijn
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Eemhaven
Parkhaven
Rotterdam, Rio de Janeiro, Santos, Montevideo, Buenos Aires Freighters

Hellenic Lines
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Athinai
Hellas
Hollandia
Italia
Livorno
Turkia
New Orleans, Houston, New York, Tripoli, Piraeus, Salonika, Beirut, Istanbul, Alexandria, Constanta, Naples, Genoa, Leghorn, New York, New Orleans, Houston Frieghters
     
     

Hellenic Mediterranean Lines
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Cynthia Marseilles, Genoa, Naples, Piraeus, Alexandria, Limassol, Beirut, Piraeus, Naples, Leghorn, Marseilles  
Apollonia Typical voyage spring/autumn:
Venice, Dubrovnik, Corfu, Itea, Piraeus, Kasafasi, Rhodes, Limassol, Haifa, Famagusta, Limassol, Rhodes, Piraeus, Venice

Typical voyage ummer:
Venice, Piraeus, Rhodes, Limassol, Haifa, Limassol, Rhodes, Rhodes, Piraeus, Venice

 
Appia (Adriatica)
Egnatia (HML)
Poseidonia (HML)
1) Brindisi, Corfu, Igoumenitsa, Patras

2) Brindisi, Corfu, Patras

Joint Adriatica Line/Hellenic Mediterranean Lines service

Holland-America Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Nieuw Amsterdam Typical voyages:
Rotterdam, Southampton, Cobh, New York.
Called occasionally at Le Havre and Halifax in both directions.
 
Rotterdam New York, Cobh, Southampton, Le Havre, Rotterdam One roundtrip voyage only (in Sep/Oct, terminating in New York)
Statendam Rotterdam, Southampton, Cobh, New York.
Return voyages: New York, Cobh, Southampton, Le Havre, Rotterdam.
One eastbound and two westbound voyages only (in Sep)
Poeldyk Rotterdam, Antwerp, Miami, Galveston/Houston, Mobile, Tampa, New Orleans, Mobile, Corpus Christi, Brownsville, Vera Cruz, Coatzacoalcos, Tampico Freighter

Horn Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Hornberg
Hornkliff
Hornland
Hornstern
Hornmeer
Hornwind
Horngolf
Hamburg, Antwerp, Le Havre, Ponta Delgada (Azores), San Juan, Port of Spain, La Guaira, Puerto Cabello, Curaçao, Aruba, Maracaibo, Santa Marta, Barranquilla, Cartagena, Puerto Limon/Kingston, Panama City (FL), Liverpool/London, Antwerp Freighters

Houlder Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Hardwicke Grange
Royston Grange
London/Newport (Mon.), Las Palmas, Buenos Aires/Rio de Janeiro/Santos/Montevideo Freighters
Douro London, Rotterdam, Rio de Janeiro, Buenos Aires Freighter

Independent Gulf Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Hilversum
Loppersum
Woltersum
Rotterdam, Le Havre, Bermuda, Nassau, Freeport, Miami, Mobile, Houston, New Orleans, Nassau, Jacksonville, Savannah, Rotterdam, Bremen, Hamburg, Antwerp, London, Rotterdam Freighters

Italian Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Michelangelo
Raffaello
Typical voyages:
Genoa, Cannes, Naples, Algeciras, New York
 
Leonardo da Vinci Palermo, Naples, Genoa, Barcelona, Algeciras, Halifax, New York.
Return voyages: New York, Lisbon, Algeciras, Palma de Mallorca, Genoa, Naples, Palermo
 
Cristoforo Colombo Trieste, Venice, Piraeus, Messina, Palermo, Naples, Malaga, Lisbon, Halifax, New York.
Return voyages omitted Halifax.
 
Augustus
Giulio Cesare
Naples, Genoa, Cannes, Barcelona, Lisbon, Rio de Janeiro, Santos, Montevideo, Buenos Aires  
Donizetti
Rossini
Verdi
Genoa, Naples, Cannes, Barcelona, Tenerife, La Guaira, Curaçao, Cartagena, Cristobal, Buenaventura, Guayaquil, Callao, Arica, Antofagasta, Valparaiso  
Alessandro Volta
Antonio Pacinotti
Galileo Ferraris
Paolo Toscanelli
Genoa, Marseilles, Barcelona, Cadiz, La Guaira, Puerto Cabello, Curaçao, Cristobal, Puntarenas (optional), Corinto (optional), Cutuco (optional), La Union (optional), La Libertad (optional), San José de Guatemala, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Portland, Seattle, Tacoma, Vancouver.
Return voyages: Vancouver, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Cristobal, Curaçao, Marseilles, Genoa.
Freighters

Ivaran Lines
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Buenos Aires
Rio de Janeiro
Salvador
Sao Paulo
New York, Rio de Janeiro, Santos, Montevideo, Buenos Aires Freighters

Jadranska Slobodna Plovidba
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
?
?
Rijeka, Naples, Genoa, Lisbon, Montreal, Toronto, Hamilton, Chicago, Milwaukee, Detroit, Cleveland Freighters
?
?
1) Rijeka, Mombasa

2) Rijeka, Port Sudan, Jeddah, Assab, Massawa

Freighters

Jadrolinija
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
     
     

Jahre Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Kronprins Harald
Prinsesse Ragnhild
Oslo, Kiel  

Jamaica Banana Producers Steamship Co.
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Jamaica Planter
Jamaica Producer
Northern Lights
Northland
Kingston, Sheerness Freighters

Johnson Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Annie Johnson
Axel Johnson
Bahia Blanca
Brasilia
Buenos Aires
California
Canada
Golden Gate
Lions Gate
Los Angeles
Montevideo
Portland
Rio de Janeiro
Rosario
Santos
Silver Gate
1) Gothenburg, Antwerp, London, Cristobal, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Vancouver, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Liverpool (optional), London, Antwerp, Gothenburg

2) Gothenburg, Antwerp, San Juan, La Guaira, Cristobal, Buenaventura, Guayaquil, Callao, Matarani, Arica, Iquique, Antofagasta, Valparaiso

3) Gothenburg, Las Palmas, Rio de Janeiro, Santos, Montevideo, Buenos Aires, Montevideo, Santos, Rio de Janeiro, Las Palmas, Antwerp, Rotterdam, Gothenburg

Freighters

Jugolinija
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Klek
Tuhobic
Visevica
Zvir
Rijeka, Venice, Naples, Genoa, Casablanca, New York, Philadelphia, New York.
Return voyages: New York, Casablanca, Genoa, Naples, Trieste, Rijeka.
Optional calls outwards at Tangier, Lisbon, Newport News and Norfolk and homewards at Gibraltar, Savona, Palermo and Venice.
 

KNSM - Royal Netherlands Steamship Co.
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Prins der Nederlanden Amsterdam, St. Maarten, Curaçao, Aruba, Trinidad, Paramaribo, Ponta Delgada (optional), Amsterdam  
Oranje Nassau Amsterdam, Southampton, Paramaribo, Georgetown, Curaçao, Aruba, Kingston, Ponta Delgada (optional), Amsterdam  
Trident Amsterdam
Trident Rotterdam
Amsterdam, Bilbao, La Guaira, Purto Cabello, Maracaibo (optional), Cartagena, Barranquilla, Santa Marta, Hamburg Freighters
Mercurius
Neptunus
Amsterdam, Curaçao, Aruba, Paramaribo, Rotterdam Freighters
Ammon class 1) Amsterdam, Curaçao, Aruba, Kingston, Savannah, Baltimore, New York

2) Amsterdam, Curaçao, Aruba, Kingston, Houston, New Orleans

3) New York, Aruba, Curaçao, La Guaira, Kingston, Trinidad

4) New York, Maracaibo, Puerto Cabello, Port-au-Prince, Georgetown, Paramaribo

5) New Orleans, Curaçao, La Guaira, Trinidad

6) New Orleans, Aruba, Maracaibo, Guanta, Barbados, Georgetown, Paramaribo

7) Miami, Aruba, Curaçao, La Guaira, Barbados, Trinidad

8) Amsterdam/Rotterdam, Valetta, Piraeus, Beirut, Latakia, Famagusta, Alexandria, Antwerp, Amsterdam/Rotterdam

Freighters
Adonis class Amsterdam, St. Croix, St. Thomas, Santo Domingo, Port-au-Prince, Nassau, Freeport (optional), US ports (optional) Freighters
Achilles class
(Achilles, Ares, Archimedes, Ceres, Diogenes, Pericles, Socrates)
1) Amsterdam, Georgetown, Paramaribo, Paranam (optional), Amsterdam

2) Amsterdam, St. Maarten, San Juan, Santo Domingo, Puerto Cortes, La Ceiba, Belize, Puerto Barrios, Santo Tomas de Castilla, Amsterdam

3) Amsterdam, Bilbao, Curaçao, Cristobal, Buenaventura, Guayaquil, Callao, Matarani, Arica, Antofagasta, Valparaiso, San Antonio, Talcahuano, Antofagasta, Arica, Callao, Guayaquil, Buenaventura, Cristobal, Cartagena, Barranquilla, Le Havre, Antwerp, Amsterdam

Freighters

Knutsen Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Anna Bakke
Ellen Bakke
Gjertrud Bakke
Kristin Bakke
Lloyd Bakke
Gudrun Bakke
Martha Bakke
Ragna Bakke
Astrid Bakke
Vancouver, San Francisco, Hong Kong, Manila, Singapore, Port Swettenham, Penang, Fremantle, Singapore, Port Swettenham, Penang, Hong Kong, Kobe/Nagoya, Yokohama, Vancouver, San Francisco Freighters

Lamport & Holt Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Romney
Ronsard
Raphael
Rubens
1) Swansea, Las Palmas, Rio de Janeiro, Santos

2) Newport (Mon.), Las Palmas, Montevideo, Buenos Aires

Freighters

Lloyd Brasileiro
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Rosa da Fonseca
Anna Nery
Rio de Janeiro, Salvador, Recife, Funchal, Lisbon, Vigo.
Return voyages called at Las Palmas instead of Funchal.
 
Rosa da Fonseca
Anna Nery
Rio de Janeiro, Santos, Montevideo, Buenos Aires.
Return voyages omitted Montevideo.
 
Princesa Leopolina
Rosa da Fonseca
Anna Nery
Rio de Janeiro, Vitoria, Salvador, Recife, Fortaleza, Belem, Manaus  

Lloyd Triestino
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Galileo Galilei
Guglielmo Marconi
Typical voyages:
Genoa, Naples, Messina, Piraeus, Tenerife, Durban, Fremantle, Melbourne, Sydney.
Return voyages: Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Fremantle, Durban, Tenerife, Messina, Naples, Genoa.

(Three voyages - one by Marconi, two by Galilei - returned via the Panama Canal: Sydney, Brisbane, Suva, Pago Pago, Acapulco, Balboa, Cristobal, Curaçao, Lisbon, Algeciras, Malta, Messina, Naples, Genoa.)

 
Africa
Europa
Typical voyages:
Trieste, Venice, Brindisi, Barcelona, Tenerife, Walvis Bay, Cape Town, Durban, Beira.
Return voyages: Beira, Durban, East London, Port Elizabeth, Cape Town, Walvis Bay, Tenerife, Barcelona, Brindisi, Venice, Trieste.
 
Asia
Victoria
Typical voyages:
Trieste, Venice, Brindisi, Barcelona, Tenerife, Cape Town, Durban, Mombasa, Bombay, Karachi
 
Rosandra
Isonzo
Aquileja
Genoa, Marseilles, Agadir (optional), Dakar, Conakry (optional), Freetown, Monrovia (optional), Abidjan, Tema, Lagos, Douala, Matadi, Luanda, Lobito.
Return voyages: Lobito, Boma (optional), Pointe Noire, Takoradi, Abidjan, Dakar, Marseilles, Genoa, Trieste, Venice, Palermo (optional), Naples, Leghorn, Genoa.
Freighters

Matson Lines
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Mariposa
Monterey
San Francisco, Los Angeles, Bora Bora, Papéeté, Auckland, Sydney.
Return voyages: Sydney, Suva, Niuafo'ou, Pago Pago, Honolulu, San Francisco.
 
Monterey
Mariposa
(one roundtrip voyage only)
Los Angeles, San Francisco, Honolulu

(July-Aug sailings alternated between the Californian ports: departing L.A. returning to S.F. and v.v.)

 
Sonoma
Ventura
Los Angeles, Pagoi Pago, Suva, Sydney Freighters

Messageries Maritimes
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Pasteur Hamburg, Southampton, Le Havre, Vigo, Lisbon, Rio de Janeiro, Santos, Montevideo, Buenos Aires.
Return voyages: Buenos Aires, Montevideo, Santos, Rio de Janeiro, Las Palmas, Lisbon, Vigo, Southampton, Le Havre, Hamburg.
 
Caledonien
Tahitien
Marseilles, Funchal, Pointe-à-Pitre, Cristobal/Balboa, Tai-o-hae, Papéeté, Port Vila, Nouméa, Sydney.
Return voyages: Sydney, Nouméa, Port Vila, Espiritu Santo, Papéeté, Tai-o-hae, Cristobal/Balboa, Fort-de-France, Funchal, Marseilles.
 

Meyer Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Havjo
Havskår
Havsul
Havlom
Havtroll
Havtjeld
Hamburg/Bremen, New York.
Return voyages: New York, Antwerp.
Freighters

Mitsui-OSK Lines
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Argentina Maru
Brazil Maru
Yokohama, Kobe, Honolulu, Los Angeles, Cristobal, Rio de Janeiro, Santos, Buenos Aires.
Return Voyages: Buenos Aires, Santos, Cristobal, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Honolulu, Yokohama, Kobe.
 

Moltzau Line (Gedser-Travemünde Ruten)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Gedser Gedser, Travemünde  

Nedlloyd Lines
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Randfontein Rotterdam, Southampton, Tenerife, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, East London, Durban, Lourenço Marques.
Returned via same ports to Antwerp instead of Rotterdam.
 

New Zealand Government
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Moana Roa Auckland, Rarotonga, Niue, Auckland  

Nigerian National Shipping Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Ahmadu Bello
Nnamdi Azikiwe
Herbert Macaulay
El Kanemi
River Niger
River Benue
River Ogun
River Ethiope
London/Liverpool, Dakar, Bathurst, Freetown, Takoradi/Tema, Lagos (Apapa), Port Harcourt and other Nigerian ports Freighters

Nopal Line (Northern Pan-America Line)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Nopal Progress
Nopal Trader
Nopal Express
Nopal Star
Nopal Rex
New Orleans, Houston, Rio de Janeiro, Santos, Montevideo, Buenos Aires Freighters

Norse Oriental Line (Operated by A/S Thor Dahl)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Thorscape
Thorsorient
Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Singapore Freighters

North Sea Ferries
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Norwave
Norwind
Hull, Rotterdam  

Norwegian America Line (Den norske Amerikalinje)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Bergensfjord
Sagafjord
Oslo, Copenhagen, Kristiansand (every other voyage), Stavanger (every other voyage), New York Sagafjord: one roundtrip voyage only (in May/June, terminating in New York); called eastbound at Stavanger and westbound at Kristiansand.

Orient Overseas Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Oriental Jade
Oriental Pearl
San Francisco, Yokohama, Kobe, Pusan, Yuso/Inchon, Keelung, Kaohsiung, Hong Kong.
Return voyages: Hong Kong, Kobe, Nagoya, Yokohama, San Diego, Los Angeles.
 
Oriental Hero
Oriental Inventor
Oriental Lady
Oriental Musician
Oriental Ruler
Oriental Warrior
Oriental Amiga
Oriental Fantasia
Typical voyages:
New York, Baltimore, Charleston, New Orleans, Houston, Galveston, Corpus Christi (optional), Beaumont (optional), Panama, Los Angeles, Yokohama, Nagoya, Kobe, Pusan, Yosu (optional), Keelung, Kaohsiung, Hong Kong.
Return voyages: Hong Kong, Keelung, Los Angeles, Panama, New York
 
Oriental Carnaval
Oriental Esmeralda
Oriental Rio
Typical voyages:
Los Angeles, Acapulco, Cristobal, Port Everglades, Rio de Janeiro, Santos, Buenos Aires, Cape Town, Durban, Lourenço Marques, Singapore, Hong Kong, Kaohsiung, Keelung, Kobe, Yokohama, Vancouver, San Francisco
 

Pacific Far East Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
China Bear
Golden Bear
Korea Bear
Japan Bear
Philippine Bear
Los Angeles, San Francisco, Yokohama, Hong Kong, Manila Freighters
California Bear
Hong Kong Bear
Oregon Bear
Washington Bear
San Diego, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Yokohama, Kobe, Okinawa, Pusan, Inchon, Kaohsiung, Keelung, Saigon, Bangkok Freighters

Pacific Islands Transport Line (Operated by A/S Thor Dahl)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Thorsgaard
Thor I
Thorsisle
San Francisco, Los Angeles, Papéeté, Pago Pago, Apia, Suva, Noumea Freighters

Pacific Steam Navigation Co. (Pacific Line)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Pizarro
Potosi
Cotopaxi
Kenuta
Liverpool, Bermuda, Nassau, Santo Domingo, San Juan, Curaçao, Cristobal, Buenaventura, Guayaquil, Callao, Matarani, Arica, Antofagasta, Valparaiso, San Antonio, Talcahuano, Punta Arenas Freighters

Palm Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Akassa Palm
Andoni Palm
Badagry Palm
Bamenda Palm
Elmina Palm
Enugu Palm
Ibadan Palm
Ikeja Palm
Ilesha Palm
Ilorin Palm
Kano Palm
Katsina Palm
Lagos Palm
Lobito Palm
London/Liverpool/other UK ports, Dakar, Bathurst, Freetown, Monrovia, Abidjan, Takoradi, Tema, Lagos, Port Harcourt and other Nigerian ports, Douala, Matadi, Luanda, Lobito Freighters

P&O Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Canberra
Oriana
Arcadia
Iberia
Orsova
Oronsay
Chusan
Himalaya
Orcades
Routes:
1) UK to Australia/New Zealand via Cape

2) UK to Australia/New Zealand via the Panama Canal and the West Coast of North America

3) Australia/New Zealand to UK via Cape

4) Australia/New Zealand to UK via the Far East (occasionally) and the West Coast of North America and the Panama Canal

5) Australia/New Zealand to the Far East (occasionally) and the West Coast of North America and back

Due to a complicated pattern of services involving all the liners of the company, the actual sailing schedules as they appear in the April 1971 issue of the ABC Shipping Guide have been scanned.

Paquet (Compagnie de Navigation Paquet - CNP)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Ancerville Typical voyage:
Marseilles, Alicante, Funchal, Tenerife, Dakar, Las Palmas, Casablanca, Marseilles
 
Massalia Marseilles, Malaga, Tangier, Casablanca  
Paquet Ferry Marseilles, Malaga, Casablanca

(Until July only)

 

Polish Ocean Lines
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Stefan Batory Typical voyage:
Gdynia, Copenhagen, Rotterdam, London (Tilbury), Montreal.
Return voyages: Montreal, Southampton, Rotterdam, Copenhagen, Gdynia.
 
    Freighters
    Freighters

Port Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Port Auckland
Port Brisbane
Port Caroline
Port Chalmers
Port New Plymouth
Port Nicholson
Port Pirie
Port Sydney
Port Vindex
Port Wellington
Port Adelaide
Port Alfred
Port Invercargill
Port Launceston
Port Nelson
Port St. Lawrence
Port Townsville
1) London, Tenerife, Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney, Tenerife, London

2) London, Cristobal, Auckland, Cristobal, London

3) New York/Montreal, Cristobal, Auckland/Sydney

Freighters

Poseidon Linien
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Poseidon
Transatlantic
Transcanada
Transmichigan
Transontario
Transpacific
Transamerica
Hamburg/Rotterdam/Le Havre, Montreal, Toronto, Hamilton, Cleveland, Toledo, Detroit, Chicago, Milwaukee, Detroit/Toledo, Cleveland, Hamilton/Toronto, Montreal, Rotterdam/Antwerp Freighters

Prinzenlinien (Prins Ferries)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
HADAG/Lion Ferry:
Prins Oberon Bremerhaven, Harwich  
Prinz Hamlet II Hamburg, Harwich  
Lion Ferry:
Europafergen I
Europafärjan II
Varberg, Grenaa  

Rotterdam South America Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Algorab
Alioth
Alkes
Algol
Alcor
Rotterdam, Santos, Buenos Aires.
Return voyages: Buenos Aires, Santos, Salvador, Antwerp/Rotterdam.
Freighters

Royal Interocean Lines
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Tjiluwah
Tjiwangi
Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Yokkaichi, Nagoya, Yokohama.
Return voyages: Yokohama, Kobe, Keelung, Kaohsiung, Hong Kong, Brisbane, Sydney. Melbourne.
 
Straat Banka
Tjinegara
Bangkok, Port Swettenham, Singapore, Devonport, Melbourne, Sydney.
Return voyages: Sydney, Singapore, Bangkok
 
Straat Clement
Straat Colombo
Straat Singapore
Bombay, Cochin, Alleppey, Colombo, Penang, Port Swettenham, Singapore, Brisbane, Sydney.
Return voyages: Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Fremantle, Singapore, Malacca, Port Swettenham, Penang, Colombo, Bombay.
Freighters
Straat Lemaire
Straat Luzon
Durban, Lourenço Marques, Beira, Dar-es-Salaam, Mombasa, Tanga, Mauritius, Fremantle, Auckland.
Return voyages: Auckland, Wellington (optional), Lyttelton, Dunedin, Fremantle (optional), Mauritius, Durban.
Freighters
Staat Lagos
Straat Luanda
Beira, Dar-es-Salaam, Mombasa, Tanga, Sydney.
Return voyages: Sydney, Port Kembla, Melbourne, Adelaide, Fremantle (optional), Mauritius, Beira.
Freighters
Straat Van Diemen
Straat Towa
Straat Magalhaen
Shanghai, Hong Kong, Durban, Cape Town, Luanda, Port Harcourt, Lagos (Apapa), Cotonou (optional), Lomé (optional), Tema, Takoradi, Abidjan, Monrovia, Freetown, Dakar.
Return voyages: Dakar, Takoradi, Accra, Benin ports (optional), Lagos (Apapa), Port Harcourt, Matadi, Lobito, Cape Town, Durban, Lourenço Marques, Singapore, Hong Kong, Yokohama, Shanghai.
Freighters
Straat Johore
Straat Chatham
Straat Clarence
Straat Cumberland
Singapore, Bangkok, Manila (optional), Hong Kong, Lautoka/Suva, Auckland, Wellington, Lyttelton, Dunedin, Auckland.
Return voyages: Auckland, Mount Maunganui, Port Swettenham, Singapore.
Freighters
Tjibantjet Kobe, Hong Kong, Singapore, Seychelles, Mombasa, Tanga, Zanzibar, Dar-es-Salaam, Lindi, Beira, Lourenço Marques, .
Return voyages: Lourenço Marques, Beira, Mtwara, Dar-es-Salaam, Zanzibar, Tanga, Mombasa, Penang, Port Swettemnham, Singapore, Hong Kong, Kobe.
Freighter

Safmarine
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
S.A. Alphen
S.A. Constantia
S.A. Hugenot
S.A. Merchant
S.A. Morgenster
S.A. Nederburg
S.A. Pioneer
S.A. Shipper
S.A. Statesman
S.A. Trader
S.A. Transporter
S.A. Van der Stel
S.A. Vergelegen
S.A. Weltevreden
1) Cape Town, Liverpool

2) Cape Town, London, Hamburg, Bremen, Rotterdam, Antwerp

3) Cape Town, New Orleans, New York

4) Cape Town, Barcelona, Marseilles, Italian ports

5) Cape Town, Yokohama, Nagoya, Kobe, Keelung, Hong Kong, Singapore

Freighters

Scindia Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Jaladhan
Jaladhanya
Jaladharati
Jaladharma
Jaladhir
Jaladhruv
Jalazad
Jaljawahar
Calcutta, Madras, Cochin, Bombay, New York Freighters

Shaw Savill Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Northern Star
Southern Cross
Ocean Monarch
Arawa
Routes:
1) UK to Australia/New Zealand via Cape and back via the Panama Canal

2) UK to Australia/New Zealand via Panama Canal and back via Cape

3) UK to/from Austrlia/New Zealand via Cape

4) UK to Australia/New Zealand via the Panama Canal and the West Coast of North America and back via the Panama Canal

Due to a rather complicated combination of services for the liners of this company, the actual sailing schedules as they appear in the April 1971 issue of the ABC Shipping Guide have been scanned.

Sitmar Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Fairstar Typical voyage:
Southampton, Tenerife, Cape Town, Fremantle, Adelaide, Mwelbourne, Sydney.
Return voyages: Sydney, Auckland, Papéeté, Balboa, Cristobal, Curaçao, Lisbon, Southampton.
 
Fairsky Typical voyage:
Southampton, Tenerife, Cape Town, Fremantle, Adelaide, Mwelbourne, Sydney.
Return voyages: Sydney, Brisbane, Wellington, Papéeté, Balboa, Cristobal, Curaçao, Lisbon, Southampton.
 

Spanish Line (Compañía Trasatlantica Española)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Begoña
Montserrat
Southampton, La Coruña, Vigo, Tenerife, Trinidad, La Guaira, Curaçao, Kingston.
Return voyages: Kingston, La Guaira, Trinidad, Tenerife, Vigo, Southampton
 
Guadalupe
Covadonga
Typical voyages:
Bilbao, Santander, Gijon, Vigo, Lisbon, San Juan, Vera Cruz, New York.
Return voyages: New York, La Coruña, Gijon, Santander, Bilbao.
 
Satrustegui
Virginia de Churruca
Barcelona, Genoa, Barcelona, Valencia, Alicante, Cádiz, Tenerife, La Guaira, Curaçao, San Juan, Santo Domingo, Vera Cruz.
Return voyages: Vera Cruz, Cartagena, La Guaira, Tenerife, Cádiz, Barcelona.
 

Splošna Plovba
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Ljubljana
Ljutomer
Rijeka, Trieste (optional), Venice (optional), Genoa, Marseilles, Barcelona (optional), Valencia (optional), Malaga (optional), Recife, Rio de Janeiro, Santos, Montevideo, Buenos Aires.
Return voyages: Buenos Aires, Montevideo, Vitoria (optional), Salvador (optional), Barcelona, Genoa, Piraeus, Venice (optional), Trieste (optional), Rijeka.
Freighters
Bled
Bohinj
Bovec
Zelengora
Venice (optional), Trieste (optional), Rijeka, Naples, Genoa, Marseilles, Valencia, Barcelona, Casablanca, Dakar, Conakry, Abidjan, Takoradi, Tema, Lagos/Apapa, Douala (optional), Libreville (optional), Port Gentil (optional), Matadi (optional), Luanda, Lobito.
Return voyages: Lobito, Takoradi, Dakar (optional), Malaga (optional), Barcelona (optional), Marseilles (optional), Genoa (optional), Ancona (optional), Venice, Trieste, Koper, Rijeka.
Freighters
Goranka
Korotan
Trbovlje
Rijeka, San Francsico (via the Far East and return via the Panama Canal; passengers accepted only between Rijeka and San Francisco). Freighters

State Shipping Service
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Kabbarli
Kangaroo
Koolama
Fremantle, Onslow, Dampier, Point Samson (Roebourne), Port Hedland, Broome, Derby, Yampi Sound, Wyndham, Darwin  

States Line (States Steamship Co.)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Colorado
Montana
Idaho
Wyoming
Michigan
San Diego, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Honolulu, Yokohama, Kobe, Okinawa, Manila, Hong Kong.
Return voyages: Hong Kong, Kobe, Nagoya, Shimizu, Yokohama, Honolulu, San Francsico, Los Angeles, San Diego.
Freighters
California
Hawaii
Vancouver, Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, Yokohama, Kobe, Osaka, Keelung.
Return voyages: Keelung, Manila, Kobe, Nagoya, Yokohama, Vancouver, Seattle, Portland.
Freighters
M.M. Dant
Arizona
Illinois
Oregon
Portland, Seattle, Vancouver, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Hong Kong, Manila, Saigon, Bangkok.
Return voyages: Bangkok, Hong Kong, Kaohsiung, Vancouver, Seattle, Portland.
Freighters
C.E. Dant
Washington
Vancouver, Seattle, Portland, Yokohama, Inchon, Pusan.
Return voyages: Pusan, Kobe/Osaka, Nagoya, Shimizu, Yokohama, Portland, Vancouver, Seattle.
Freighters

Stena Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Stena Germanica Gothenburg, Kiel  
Stena Danica Gothenburg, Frederikshavn  

Straits Steamship Co.
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Keningau
Klias
Kunak
Singapore, Victoria (Labuan), Kota Kinabalu, Kudat, Sandakan, Lahad Datu, Tawau.
Return voyages omitted Victoria.
 
Petaling Singapore, Kuching  
Rajah Brooke
Kimanis
Singapore, Pending, Miri, Kota Kinabalu.
Return voyages: Kota Kinabalu, Victoria (Labuan), Miri, Pending, Singapore.
 
Auby
Perlis
Singapore, Brunei  

Strick Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Baharistan
Baltistan
Baluchistan
Floristan
Karaghistan
Khuzistan
Serbistan
Shahristan
Tabaristan
Tangistan
Turkistan
Registan
Nigaristan
London/Liverpool/Manchester, Durban, Muscat, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Doha, Bahrain, Damman, Kuwait, Khorramshahr, Basra Freighters

Swedish American Line (Svenska Amerika Linien)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Kungsholm New York, Copenhagen, Gothenburg One roundtrip voyage only
Gripsholm New York, Copenhagen, Gothenburg One eastbound voyage only

Swedish Lloyd
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Patricia Southampton, Bilbao (Santurce)  
Saga
Hispania
Gothenburg, London (Tilbury)  

Tirrenia Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
     
     

Tonga Shipping Agency
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Aoniu Nuku'alofa, Vava'u, Suva, Rotuma, Nuku'alofa, Pago Pago, Apia, Tokelau, Apia, Pago Pago, Nuiatoputapu, Niuafo'ou, Vava'u, Nuku'alofa  

Tor Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Tor Anglia
Tor Hollandia
1) Gothenburg, Immingham
2) Gothenburg, Amsterdam
3) Immingham, Amsterdam
 

TT Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Nils Holgersson
Peter Pan
Travemünde, Trelleborg  

Turkish Maritime Lines (Denizyolları)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
İskenderun
Samsun
Istanbul, Izmir, Marmaris, Rhodes, Limassol, Haifa  
Akdeniz
Karadeniz
1) Barcelona, Marseilles, Genoa, Naples, Alexandria, Beirut.
Return voyages: Beirut, Alexandria, Naples, Marseilles, Barcelona.

2) Barcelona, Marseilles, Genoa, Naples, Piraeus, Istanbul.
Return voyages: Istanbul, Izmir, Piraeus, Naples, Marseilles, Barcelona.

 
Truva Izmir, Brindisi, Venice  
Kadeş Kades Istanbul, Izmir, Piraeus, Tripoli, Tunis  

Union-Castle Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Windsor Castle
Pendennis Castle
Edinburgh Castle

Safmarine:
S.A. Vaal
S.A. Oranje

Southampton, Funchal (occasionally Apr-June on outward voyages; homeward voyages: see below), Las Palmas, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, East London, Durban

Windsor Castle, Pendennis Castle and S.A. Vaal called at Funchal on homeward voyages July-January.

S.A. Oranje did not call at Funchal in any direction

Union Line (Union Steam Ship Co. of New Zealand)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Tofua Auckland, Suva, Niue, Pago Pago, Apia, Vava'u, Nuku'alofa, Suva, Auckland  
Maori Wellington, Lyttelton  
Aramoana
Aranui
Wellington, Picton  

United Arab Maritime Co.
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Star of Luxor
Star of Assuan
Al Mokattam
(freighter)
Port Said
Alexandria, Beirut, Antwerp, Rotterdam, Bremen, Hamburg, Wismar, Rostock  
Cleopatra
Star of Suez
Alexandria, Beirut, Piraeus, Genoa, Barcelona, Lisbon, Quebec, Montreal, Hamilton, Toronto  
Algazayer
Syria
Alexandria, Beirut, Alexandria, Piraeus, Venice, Piraeus, Alexandria  

Venezuelan Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Ciudad de Barquisimeto
Ciudad de Cumana
Ciudad de Maracaibo
Ciudad de Valencia
Baltimore, Philadelphia, New York, La Guaira, Puerto Cabello, Maracaibo, Puerto La Cruz (Guanta), Baltimore, Philadelphia, New York Freighters
Sucre
Yaracuy
Anzoategui
Mérida
Houston, New Orleans, La Guaira, Puerto Cabello, Maracaibo, Puerto La Cruz (Guanta), Houston, New Orleans Freighters

Westfal-Larsen Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Evanger
Risanger
Siranger
Villanger
Høyanger
Hosanger
Ravnanger
Fauskanger
San Francisco, Los Angeles, Acapulco, Buenaventura, Guayaquil, Callao, Valparaiso, Punta Arenas, Montevideo, Buenos Aires, Santos, Rio de Janeiro, Port of Spain, Barranquilla, Cartagena, Cristobal, Buenaventura, Los Angeles, San Francisco Freighters

West Indies Shipping Corporation
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Federal Maple
Federal Palm
Port of Spain (Trinidad), Grenada, St. Vincent, Barbados, St. Lucia, Dominica, Monserrat, St. John (Antigua), St. Kitts, Kingston.
Return voyages: Kingston, St. Kitts, St. John, Montserrat, Dominica, St. Lucia, Barbados, St. Vincent, Grenada, Port of Spain.
 

West Line
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
West Star Papéeté, Moorea, Bora Bora, Pago Pago, Apia, Nuku'alofa, Suva  

Wilhelmsen Lines
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Tarn
Taimyr
Trianon
Taiko
Tønsberg
Toledo
Trinidad
Tricolor
Talisman
Oslo, Gothenburg, Bremen, Antwerp, Rotterdam, London, Barcelona, Marseilles, Genoa, Singapore, Hong Kong, Manila, Shanghai (optional), Kobe, Yokohama Freighters
Troubadour
others
1) Gothenburg, Oslo, Antwerp, Rotterdam, Lisbon (optional), Malaga (optional), Cape Town, Fremantle, Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney

2) Gothenburg, Oslo, Antwerp, Rotterdam, Lisbon (optional), Malaga (optional), Panama Canal, Melbourne, Sydney

Freighters

Wilson Line (Ellerman's Wilson Line)
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Spero Hull, Gothenburg  
Aaro Hull, Copengagen Freighter

Wisconsin & Michigan Steamship Co.
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Milwaukee Clipper Milwaukee, Muskegon  

Ybarra & Cía
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Cabo San Roque All voyages had individual itineraries.
Apr/May example:
Genoa, Barcelona, Cadiz, Tenerife, Rio de Janeiro, Santos, Montevideo, Buenos Aires.
Return voyage: Buenos Aires, Montevideo, Santos, Tenerife, Algeciras, Vigo, Barcelona.

Most other voyages originated from Genoa (one from Vigo) and terminated either at Genoa or Vigo.

 
Cabo San Vicente No roundtrip voyages had the same itineraries.
Apr/May example:
Vigo, Lisbon, Tenerife, Salvador, Rio de Janeiro, Santos, Montevideo, Buenos Aires and v.v.

Most voyages originated from and terminated at Vigo, but also Valencia (return only), Bilbao, Barcelona and Genoa.

 

Zim Lines
Vessel(s) Ports of call Remarks
Dan Typical voyages Apr-June and Oct-Dec:

1) Haifa, Rhodes, Marseilles, Genoa, Naples, Haifa.
2) Haifa, Messina, Genoa, Marseilles, Piraeus, Haifa.

Typical voyages July-Sep:

1) Haifa, Marseilles, Genoa, Haifa.
2) Haifa, Genoa, Marseilles, Haifa.

 
Nili No typical voyages, but normal route was Haifa-Genoa-Marseilles-Haifa, with additional calls on different voyages at Rhodes, Palermo, Messina, Naples, Barcelona and Piraeus.

(Apr-Sep only)

 


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