Built: 1949 Gross tons: 21809 Length: 609ft Beam: 78ft Draft: 32ft Speed: 17kn Registry: British Passengers: 416 One-Class
Passenger & cargoliner in continuous service between New Zealand and England via Tahiti and the Panama Canal, with eastbound calls at Kingston, Port Everglades and Bermuda and westbound at Curacao. The one-way voyage took just over a month and attracted immigrants from the UK to New Zealand, and tourists eastbound. Mainly 4, 6 & 8-berth cabins. Sold to the Tung companies in 1969 as Oriental Carnaval.
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