|The Braemar Castle|
This was the third Union Castle vessel of that name and was was built in 1952 by Harland & Wolff in Belfast
Length - 576ft 5in
Beam - 74ft 3in
Service speed - 17.5 knots.
The once popular route round Africa was no longer a viable service.
I sailed on the Braemar castle from Beira to Naples in 1960/1.
Here is the Breamar castle outside Aden harbour
|Her cabins we
comfortable and her public rooms well appointed - the main attraction of
this voyage was the opportunity to stop at the various ports and visit the
Click here to see some of the ports of call.....
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