Greek Line
(General Steam Navigation Co. of Greece)

Greece

Sailings April-November 1950 (issued January 1950) for:
Columbia

Ports of call:
Montreal, Quebec, Lisbon, Cannes, Naples

Sailings January-December 1955 (issued January 1955)
Vessel(s) Ports of call
Nea Hellas Piraeus, Malta, Messina, Naples, Halifax, New York.
Return voyages directly to Piraeus.
Olympia Piraeus, Malta, Messina, Naples, Lisbon, Halifax, New York.
Return voyages via Naples and Messina to Piraeus; many voyages called also at Lisbon.
New York (ex Nea Hellas) Bremerhaven, Southampton, Cherbourg, Cobh, Halifax (most voyages), New York.
Return voyages called also at Boston, mostly omitting Halifax.
Neptunia Bremerhaven, Southampton, Cherbourg, Cobh, Halifax, New York.
(One return voyage omitted Halifax and Cobh.)
Neptunia Bremerhaven, Southampton, Cherbourg, Cobh, Quebec.
Some return voyages omitted Cobh.
(One voyage to/from Montreal instead of Quebec.)
Columbia Bremerhaven, Southampton, Cherbourg, Quebec.
A few return voyages called also at Cobh.

Sailings March-December 1958 (issued November 1957) for:
Olympia, New York, Columbia

Ports of call:
New York, Boston, Halifax, Azores, Lisbon, Genoa, Naples, Messina, Malta, Piraeus;
Montreal, Quebec, Belfast/Greenock, Liverpool;
Montreal, Quebec, Southampton, Le Havre, Bremerhaven;
New York, Boston, Halifax, Cobh, Southampton, Le Havre, Bremerhaven

Sailings June-December 1959 (issued issued June 1959)
Vessel(s) Ports of call
Olympia Typical voyage:
Eastbound: New York, Lisbon, Naples, Messina, Piraeus.
Westbound: Piraeus, Messina, Naples, Genoa or Lisbon, Halifax, New York.

Additional ports of call on other voyages: Boston, Azores, Genoa, Cyprus and Haifa eastbound; Malta westbound.

New York New York, Boston (half of the voyages eastbound only), Cobh, Southampton, Le Havre, Bremerhaven
New York Quebec, Genoa, Naples, Messina (eastbound only), Palermo (westbound only), Piraeus

One eastbound sailing only:
New York, Quebec, Naples, Piraeus, Odessa, Piraeus.

Arkadia Typical voyage:
Eastbound: Montreal, Cobh, Le Havre, London, Bremerhaven.
Westbound: Bremerhaven, London, Le Havre, Cobh, Quebec, Montreal.

Additional ports of call on other voyages: Quebec, Boston, Halifax and Rotterdam eastbound; Rotterdam westbound.

Sailings March-December 1960 (issued February 1960) for:
Olympia, Arkadia

Ports of call:
New York, Boston, Halifax, Lisbon, Genoa, Naples, Messina, Piraeus, Cyprus, Haifa;
Montreal, Quebec, Cobh, Le Havre, London, Amsterdam, Bremerhaven

Sailings March-November 1963 (issued February 1963) for:
Olympia, Arkadia

Ports of call:
New York, Boston, Halifax, Lisbon, Naples, Messina, Piraeus, Limassol, Haifa;
Montreal, Quebec, Cobh, Le Havre, London, Amsterdam, Bremerhaven
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Sailings March-December 1966 (issued November 1965)
Vessel(s) Ports of call
Queen Anna Maria Typical voyage:
Eastbound: New York, Lisbon, Naples, Palermo, Piraeus, Limassol, Haifa.
Westbound: Haifa, Piraeus, Palermo, Naples, Lisbon, Halifax, New York.

Additional ports of call on other voyages: Boston, Malaga and Valletta eastbound; Messina and Genoa westbound.

Olympia Typical voyage:
Eastbound: New York, Lisbon, Naples, Messina, Piraeus, Limassol, Haifa.
Westbound: Haifa, Piraeus, Messina, Naples, Genoa or Lisbon, Halifax, New York.

Additional ports of call on other voyages: Boston, Azores, Malaga, Palermo and Valletta eastbound; Palermo, Cannes and Azores westbound.

Arkadia Montreal, Cobh, Le Havre, London, Amsterdam, Bremerhaven.
Return voyages: Bremerhaven, Amsterdam, Zeebrugge (some voyages), London, Le Havre, Quebec, Montreal.

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See also the shipping in 1971 section.

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This page last updated November 15, 2009.