Built: 1948 Gross tons: 13619 Length: 532ft (162m) Beam: 70ft (21m) Draft: 30ft (9m) Speed: 18kn Registry: British Passengers: 350 One-Class
Formerly Parthia built for transatlantic passenger & cargo service, sold in 1961 for 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. Not successful and sold in 1964 for further service, but scrapped in 1969.
|SAILING SCHEDULE of Remuera for January 1964|
|Remuera arrives Jan 15 on transpacific voyage eastbound from New Zealand ports via Tahiti, Panama Canal & Kingston; departs on transatlantic voyage eastbound to Bermuda & Southampton.||Jan 16|