Ships Nostalgia banner

hms pretoria castle

  1. HMS PRETORIA CASTLE

    HMS PRETORIA CASTLE

    Launched on 12th Oct.1938 by Harland & Wolff, Belfast for Union-Castle Mail SS Co she was delivered on 18th Apr.1939 and made her maiden voyage on the 'round Africa' service. On her second voyage she grounded in Delagoa Bay and damaged her rudder. Repaired in Durban, she was requisitioned and co
Top