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Not the Reef Knot (5). A Voyage on the Kuiseb

Unicorn Lines made space available on their cargo and feeder voyages around the South African coast, and  Howard Burr from the Transvaal Branch of the World Ship Society was one of the many who took advantage of the offer. The … Continue reading

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The Captain and others first.

This past month of August saw the anniversary of the sinking of the MTS Oceanos off our coast. This disaster was characterised by many interesting things. For starters the behaviour of the captain of the ship made headlines all around … Continue reading

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