Hand colored postcard of 1904 showing the liner ORANJE built in the previous year.
Year built: 1903
Category: Passenger-/cargo vessel
Type Deck: Full scantling
Masts: Two masts
Material Hull: Steel
I am hoping that the collective knowledge of folks can help. I am looking for a passenger list for the sailing of the SA ORANJE from Cape Town to Southampton for late June/early July 1969. I appreciate this is very specific, but I am caught up (potentially) in the Windrush problem as I...
The Dutch liners ORANJE and WILLEM RUYS had a collision in the Red Sea off Port Sudan on 6th January 1953. Both ships could continue their respective voyages, the ORANJE was bound for Indonesia. She was back in Amsterdam on 24th February 1953 with a temporary boxer nose (the new nose can be...
From communist Yugoslavia (spot the name Tito!) comes this picture of the ILIRIJA, which national carrier Jadrolinija bought second-hand in Denmark in 1971. She was Jadrolinija's second car ferry, joining the newly-built LIBURNIJA (1965) on the coastal express line. The greater part of her 25...
Nederland Liner departing from Southampton. She was built in Amsterdam in 1939 and in 1964 was sold to the Italian Lauro Lines and rebuilt out of all recognition emerging as ANGELINA LAURO.
Sadly she caught fire in 1979 and sank whilst under tow.