Canada Levant Line


Ships owned by Alexandria Navigation Co. and Société Misr de Navigation Maritime.
The two companies merged in 1959 to form Société Générale pour la Navigation Maritime.
Canadian agents: Federal Commerce & Navigation Co.

Click for larger view (The ship is the Star of Assuan)
Promotional brochure w/fares (no sailings listed) (undated; c. mid-1950s)
Vessel(s) Ports of call
Star of Assuan (Alexandria Nav Co.)
Port Said (Soc Misr de Nav Mar)
Alexandria, Port Said, Beirut, Istanbul, Piraeus, Naples, Genoa, Marseilles, Lisbon, Quebec or Montreal (summer), Halifax or Saint John (winter)

(No Canadian ports are listed, but those mentioned above are the ones most likely called at.)

No ships are mentioned in the brochure, but there are photos of the Port Said and Star of Assuan.

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This page last updated April 23, 2009.