One of the 5 'A's of Blue Star Line--Almeda, Andalucia, Arandora, Avelona and Avila Star. This is how Avila Star looked before her 1934 lengthening and conversion.
Built: John Brown and Co, Clydebank
Owners: Blue Star Line
1928: Funnels uncapped
1929: R/n Avila Star