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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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Remembering the OSV Voortrekker

There are a number of shipwrecks that resonate in South African history, the biggest being the loss of the HMT Mendi,  the sinking of the SAS Paul Kruger and finally, the sinking of the OSV Voortrekker which was lost on 10 … Continue reading

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