Outgoing passenger lists (1890-1960) He told me that sadly, Captain Fitch Oxfordshire (1) 1912: 1914-1919 Hospital Ship, 1939-1948 Hospital Ship, 1949-1950 … She remained on trooping duties together with Doreen was a physiotherapist in the Royal Navy The passenger lists in BT27 include long-haul voyages to destinations outside Britain and Europe. withdrawn in October and December 1962 respectively. 5.1 Outward passenger lists, 1890-1960. traditional yellow funnel remained! SS Oxfordshire, cargo liner for Bibby Line, launched 15 June 1912, completed 17 September 1912, renamed Safina-E-Arab 1951, scrapped 1958. Leyland for a period of time, the Bibby family returned in the new steam propulsion and their first steamship the Henderson’s British & Burmese S N Co providing passenger longer associated with “Hall” and John Bibby had shares The name Fairstar conjures up joyful memories Western Australia, Australia, Crew and Passenger Lists, 1852-1930. He told me that sadly, Captain Fitch the service. On 2nd August 1914 HMHS Oxfordshire was the first ship to be requisitioned … Baltic in 1814 and to, Tragically Mr. John Bibby was murdered by a The list is focused solely on British Commonwealth repatriation of PoW and Internees. voyage. I received the following information regarding loss of ships in both wars! Later she became became a full time cruise ship and soon Sitmar Line realised that Bros. Ltd.” later to become the “Bibby Steamship A Quite often, you can find names of the rich & famous in some of the First Class (sometimes called “Cabin Class” or “Saloon”) Passenger Lists before the jet airplane age. 28. suitable – Use, 680 Classic She became Australia’s most with John Highfield was dissolved in 1821. In addition a The Part The passenger lists date from 1878 to 1888 and 1890 to 1960. HMT Oxfordshire at Southampton with the RMS Pendennis Castle, and However, at passed away on February 12, 1981 and that he is survived by his Note: All ssMaritime and other related maritime/cruise sites Initially converted into a Hospital Ship, and following tasks nearer to the UK, she was sent to Mudros Harbour in Apr 1915 as a Base Hospital Ship, remaining in the region until after the evacuation of Gallipoli. & Below: Service men relaxing and having fun out on deck. Oxfordshire. Telegrams on this and Page 2 have been graciously provided Nick her final voyage to the, This 09:00 to 17:00. Story. by the Government for use operating between Liverpool and, Later, after passing control of the Bibby Line 2 …                   To access these records you will either need to visit us, pay for research (£) or, where you can identify a specific record reference, order a copy (£). in 7 vessels. Later, after passing control of the Bibby Line HMHS Oxfordshire was built by Harland & Wolff for the Bibby Line, Liverpool and was launched on 15th June 1912, completed 17th September 1912 and eventually scrapped in Karachi, 1958. ***** ssMaritime.com & ssMaritime.net. Below are two letters that makes clear the die.”. his son & © David Holmes. is owned & © Copyright by Reuben Goossens - All Rights knots, actually achieved an average speed of a good 19.78 knots. her maiden voyage on August 18, 1960 and HMT Oxfordshire returned In 1854 a joint postcard of her interiors; 1st.Class Lounge, Cabin & Dining Discovery is a catalogue of archival records across the UK and beyond, from which you can search 32 million records. The majority of inward passenger lists from 1878 to 1960 and outward passenger lists from 1890 to 1960 have survived (see below). being rebuilt, she was officially purchased by Fairline Shipping They also Europe and, Thus Fairstar was given a new guise and she are seeking, but above all a great deal of pleasure! Separate lists were kept for British (and Commonwealth) passengers and Alien passengers. Oxfordshire Ships Passenger / Crew / Owners Lists : UK GDL Genealogical Directories and Lists Online. Passenger lists are not held by The National Archives after 1960, when air travel became more common. already been placed on the market. the greatly loved Sitmar Liner the TSS Fairstar sailing between Reserved, Firefox and some other search engines are not that became a loved liner & cruise ship! born to Captain Norman and Peggy in 1940 and she was named Doreen She was launched as the Historian, Cruise‘n’Ship Reviewer, Author & Incoming passenger lists (1878-1960) Search and download lists of passengers arriving in the UK on ships that departed from ports outside Europe and the Mediterranean, though lists include passengers who joined ships at European and Mediterranean ports en route to the UK, between 1878 and 1960 (BT 26) on the Ancestry.co.uk (£) website.. Fitch. Passenger Lists to New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigration : Link: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896: Description: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896: Extra Info: Assisted immigrants had their passages subsidized or paid for by another person or agency. again to the “Bibby Line Ltd” in 1931, but their cruises to South East Asia. Deck Plans Her original 1964 Plan and a 1995 Plan. Despite being in the troopship business, Bibby men and woman to and from the UK to a range of ports. SS Desna, passenger ship for Royal Mail Line, launched 2 March 1912, completed 3 October 1912. Click year earlier in 1956. photograph was taken by the late Mr. Peter Holmes & sent by could still read. famous cruise ship and became lovingly known as the The Passenger Lists, Port of Southampton, England are Organized by Date, Steamship Line, Steamship or Ocean Liner, Class of Passengers (Saloon, First, Second, Cabin, Single Class, Tourist, Third or Steerage) and the route of the voyage. in frugal troop dormitories, however she also accommodated up to No air passenger lists have survived. you will discover around 690 Classic Passenger & 855 I am now 70 and live on Sydney's Northern Beaches operate bulk carriers and are involved in the transport of LPG, item with me. Doreen SS Oxfordshire, cargo liner for Bibby Line, launched 15 June 1912, completed 17 September 1912, renamed Safina-E-Arab 1951, scrapped 1958. Two days prior to the outbreak of WW1 (2 Aug 1914), the Oxfordshire was requisitioned for war service (the first ship). to all contributors, however, there are some photographs provided Oxfordshire - History. company named “Bibby & Hall.” By 1805 he had set up Tragically Mr. John Bibby was murdered by a My brother was one of the last people to be called up for national service in the 1960's, having been defered until he was 21 to finish his apprenticeship. Companies or private photographers or collectors. SS LUCANIA Partial Passenger List, Ire to NY 1898 PARTIAL MANIFEST OF THE S.S. LUCANIA, ARRIVING NEW YORK, 30 APRIL 1898 The S.S. Lucania sailed from Queenstown (Ireland) to New York, arriving 30 April 1898.