List of Passengers R.M.M.V. Winchester Castle from
21st August 1952
Autographs - Newmandsford School Bulaways, Wyn Turner in transit
to S. Rhodesia; Catherine Benson in transit to Unitali Southern Rhodesia;
Red Cliff School, Que Que, Marjorie Hughes in transit to Que Que, S.
Rhodesia; Doris Kincaid, in transit to Welham O.F.S.; Bob van Renen in
transit to Krugersdorf, ?; Horace Stopford, I'll see you again; Daisy
Coates, Technical College, P. Elizabeth; Benje? West in transit to S.
Rhodesia; Riverside School, Gwello, S. Rhodesia Ross? C. Town; F. J. Wright,
C.C. Dept., H. M. Dockyard, Simonstown, C. Province; Mrs. A. L. Sutton, Le
Nadi?, 406 Churchill Road, Stra? S. Rhodesia
Union-Castle Line to South and East Africa The Union-Castle Royal Mail Motor
Vessel "Winchester Castle" 20,001 Tons
1951 September Postmark Juan-Les-Pins to Mr. & Mrs. ? Robinson, 18 Orpen
Road, Finaghy, Belfast, N. Ireland from Phyllis - Having a wonderful time.
The weather, wine & food are terrific, as for the French men - well, you
just can't get rid of them! At present we are all suffering from very sore
backs. I met Mr. Christie - he was very nice. Hope to see you when I go
home. Love Phyllis
Union-Castle Line, To and from South Africa, East & West Africa and England.
Tourist Class Passengers Ticket
Issued at Cape Town on 5th November 1952, Berth No. 328/1 to Mrs. M. C.
Robinson from Cape Town to UK by the Winchester Castle, on the 14th November
Avon Insurance Co. Ltd. Motor Cycle Policy Name of Insured D. J. Turkington
renewable on 28th April 1947
David James Turkington, 156 Manor Street, Belfast - Civil Servant - B.S.A.
Bike details Black Matchless, Engine Number 29335; Chassis Number A34820;
Rating 350cc; Year of Manufacture 1955; Registration TZ7634; Value £100 Date
Mr. J. Turkington, 4 Jellicoe Drive, Belfast from Tenterden, Kent 13th
not the greatest quality photos and only two with any info
and unknown whether they are Robinson or Turkington or a mix of both, all
items on this page came together
This is Bill & a chum, taken when out on a snow shoeing hike last winter
this is Jackie & his Rabbit, Willie took these with his little camera
from inside a book - Sir George and Lady Clark from Alan Burns, 11th October