HMS PRETORIA CASTLE

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HMS PRETORIA CASTLE

Post by Deepol » Fri Mar 27, 2015 9:47 am

Escort Carrier which started life off as a Union-Castle passenger liner completed by Harland and Wolff at Belfast in 1939 being converted in 1942.
Following the end of WW2 she was converted back to a passenger liner in 1947 now as WARWICK CASTLE and as that served till 26th July 1962 when she arrived at Barcelona to be broken up.
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Former Union Castle passenger ship
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Back as Warwick Castle
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