1955 – 15th July – Rangitata

From London, UK to Wellington, New Zealand via Curaçao and Panama Canal

Rangitata-1955-CoverRANGITATA CREW

Commander: G. Kinnell, O.B.E., Commodore of the Fleet
Chief Officer: R. S. Webster R.N.R.
Supy. Chief Officer: D. E. Moran
Second Officer: D. R. Crabtree
Third Officer: H. C. Hynard
Fourth Officer: A. C. Anson
Surgeon: W. N. Rogers, M.B., Ch.B.
Nursing Sister: E. Jones, S.R.N., S.C.M.
First Radio Officer: J. C. Grant
Second Radio Officer: L. C. Whittington
Chief Engineer: J. H. Anderson, Engineer Commodore
Second Engineer: H. Clark
Third Engineer: J. R. Clarke
Fourth Engineer: I. MacL. MacAskill
First Refrig. Eng.: H. R. Dunkley
First Elect. Eng.: A. Donaldson
Purser: E. Swift, M.B.E.
Chief Steward: T. A. Dumbell
Asst. Purser: R. A. Wilson


Rangitata-1955-TitleLIST OF PASSENGERS

First Class

Anderson, Mr. A.
Anderson, Mrs.
Anderson, Mr. O. W. B.
Appleby, Mr. E. A.
August, Mrs.
August, Mrs. L. N.

Barnett, Mr. F. J., M.A.
Barnett, Mrs.
Barnett, Miss C. E.
Barnett, Miss J. H.
Barratt, Mr. J. L.
Barratt, Mrs.
Black, Mrs. V. E.
Brown, Mr. H.
Bryant, Mrs. V. A.

Campbell, Capt. C. H., D S.C., R.N.
Campbell, Mrs.
Campbell, Mr. C. G. H.
Campbell, Miss J. R.
Cassidy, Mrs. M.
Challice, Miss S.
Christie, Mr. L. C. S. C.
Christie, Mrs.
Chubb, Miss K. P.
Clark, Mr. D.
Clark, Mrs.
Crate, Mr. A. R.
Crate, Mrs.
Crate, Miss D. M.
Crate, Mr. R. J.
Currie, Mrs. M. E. A.

Rangitata-1955-ship-photoDawson, Mr. C.
Dawson, Mrs.
Deans, Mr. J.
Deans, Mrs.
Dixon, Miss M. M.

Eccles-Warn, Mr. J.
Eccles-Warn, Mrs.
Eccles-Warn, Miss L.
Elliott, Mrs. P. M.
England, Dr. B. D.
England, Mrs.
England, Master J. B. W.
England, Master R. J.
Erson, Mr. A. S.
Erson, Mrs.
Evans, Mr. D. J.
Evans, Mrs.
Evans, Master M. D.

Fairhurst, Mr. C. D.
Fitzgerald, Dr. J. P. B.
Fitzgerald, Mrs.
Fitzgerald, Miss C. M.
Foss, Mr. T. C. P.

Garland, Mr. G. Stuart
Garland, Mrs.
Godfrey, Mrs. V. M.
Graham, Capt. J. B.
Graham, Mrs.
Gunton, Flt. Lt. M. S., R.N.Z.A.F.
Gunton, Mrs.
Gunton, Master I. R.

Harvey, Mr. J.
Holland, Mr. W. J. G.

Jacomelli, Mrs. L. A.
Jacomelli, Master J. L.
Jacomelli, Master S. P.
Johnstone, Miss A.

Kemp, Fg. Off. T. D., R.N.Z.A.F.
Kemp, Mrs.
Kemp, Master M. D.
Kemp, Master G. S.
Knott, Mrs. J. K.
Knott, Miss K. F.
Knott, Master L. R.

Learmond, Mrs. I. A.
Long, Mrs. C.

Marshall, Mrs. L.
Matthewson, Mr. B.
Matthewson, Mrs.
Matthewson, Master P. J.
Matthewson, Master J. B.
McClure, Mr. T. J.
McClure, Mrs.
McClure, Master A. D.
McIntyre, Mr. J.
Melling, Miss M.
Moore, Mr. A. A.
Moore, Mrs.
Morris, Mr. C. P.
Murray, Mrs. A. G.

Neville, Fg. Off, P., R.N.Z.A.F.
Neville, Mrs.
Neville, Miss C.
Noher, Mr. H. G.
Noher, Mrs.

Phillips, Mr. I. A.
Phillips, Mrs.
Phillips, Mrs. P. B.
Phipps, Capt. P., D.S.C., V.R.D., R.N.Z.N.
Phipps, Mrs.
Phipps, Mr. P.
Phipps, Miss J. A.
Phipps, Master N.

Ritchie, Mr. T.
Rudland, Mr. S. B.
Rudland, Mrs.

Sheehy, Mr. H. P.
Simpson, Mrs. M. S.
Smith, Mrs. B. J.
Steele, Mrs. C. H.
Steele, Miss J. P.
Stern, Mrs. M.
Stern, Miss B.
Studholme, Miss A.

Tait, Major A.
Towle, Snr. Cd. Eng. F. K., R.N.
Towle, Mrs.
Trew, Mrs. A. F.

Wardley, Miss I. M.
Wareing, Miss B.
Watt, Mrs. R. A.
Whaley, Mr. G. A. J.
Whaley, Mrs.
Woodley, Mr. W. C.
Woodley, Mrs.
Woolf, Mrs. A.
To Curacao

Redeker, Mrs. C.
Redeker, Master J. N.
From Panama

Gould, Mr. J.


Tourist Class

Armitage, Mr. W. F.
Armitage, Mrs.
Armitage, Master R. W.
Armitage, Master R. B.
Ash, Mrs. G. E.
Ashman, Miss P. T.

Baker, Miss P. M.
Barber, Mr. J. R.
Barber, Mrs.
Barber, Master B. R.
Bell, Mr. J. G.
Bell, Mrs.
Bell, Miss S.
Bell, Miss L.
Bell, Miss M. M.
Bennie, Mr. M.
Bennie, Mrs.
Bennie, Miss E. H. K.
Birch, Mr. C. W.
Birch, Mrs.
Birch, Miss D. A.
Birch, Miss S. E.
Blake, Mr. S. A.
Bolus, Mr. C.
Botham, Mrs. C. G.
Broad, Mr. E.
Broad, Mrs.
Broadhurst, Mrs. M.
Broughten, Miss S. M.*
Brown, Mr. J. W.
Brown, Mr. P. R.
Bruce, Mrs. M. J.
Busby, Mr. D. A.

Camm, Mr. W. G.
Cannon, Mr. M.
Canny, Mr. W. J.
Carroll, Mrs. S. M.
Carter, Mr. A.
Carter, Mrs.
Carter, Master A. L.
Carter, Miss B. M.
Chandler, Mrs. M. K.
Chesswas, Mr. E. J.
Chilton, Mrs. F. A.
Chilton, Master A. A.
Chilton, Miss E. M.
Clark, Miss M. M.
Cooke, Mr. D. C.
Coutts, Mr. S. J.
Coutts, Mrs.
Coutts, Mr. E. W.
Coutts, Master B. J.
Cowan, Mr. T. A.
Cox, Mr. C. D.
Cox, Mrs.
Cox, Master A. J.
Cross, Mr. A. W.
Cross, Mrs. S. E.
Culley, Mr. A. E.
Culley, Mrs.
Culley, Mr. T. A.

Dale, Mr. F. A.
Daniell, Miss M. Blackburne
Dashper, Mr. G. E.
Dashper, Mrs.
Davidson, Mr. A.
Davidson, Mr. A. G.
Davidson, Mrs.
Davidson, Master J. A.
Davidson, Mrs. K.
Deakin, Mr. W.
Deverson, Mr. A. R.
Deverson, Mrs.
Deverson, Mr. A. J.
Deverson, Master M. T.
Dick, Mr. B.
Dickins, Miss E.
Dickson, Mr. R.
Dickson, Mrs.
Dickson, Miss M. H.
Dickson, Master J. G.
Dixon, Miss A. M.
Doolan, Mr. F.
Doyle, Mr. J. D.
Doyle, Mrs.
Dredge, Mr. J. W.
Dredge. Mrs.
Dredge, Master P. M.

Enger, Mr. H.

Fairbairn, Mr. R. H.
Farthing, Miss C.
Farthing, Miss B.

Gee, Mr. D. W.
Gilbert, Mr. A. F.
Gilbert, Mr. D. T.
Gilbert, Master R. A.
Goodchild, Mr. H. W.
Goodchild, Mrs.
Goodchild, Mr. M. H.
Goodchild, Master D. C.
Graham, Mrs. S.
Graham, Miss K. P.
Graham, Miss S. R.
Graham, Miss R. A.
Grainger, Mr. J. J.
Grainger, Mrs.
Groom, Mrs. G. V.
Groom, Master T.
Guy, Mrs. E. R.
Gwyther, Miss J. G.

Haggarty, Mr. C. W.
Hall, Mr. W. H.
Hall, Mrs.
Hansard, Mr. G. G.
Hatton, Mr. W. J.
Hatton, Mrs.
Hatton, Miss J. D.
Hatton, Mr. C. J.
Heath, Mr. J. B. F.
Higgins, Mr. F. T.
Higgins, Mrs.
Hodgett, Mr. R. A.
Hodgson, Mr. G.
Holton, Mrs. M. B.
Holton, Miss M. J. B.
Holton, Master M. J. B.
Houchen, Miss E. M.
Howard, Miss G.
Howe, Mr. J. W.
Howe, Mrs.
Howe, Miss L. A.
Howe, Miss F. M.
Hyslop, Mr. A. N.

Jameson, Miss J. V. M.
Jerram, Miss D. W.

Kane, Mr. H. C.
Kettle, Mr. W. J.
Kettle, Mrs.

Lambert, Mr. T. A.
Lawson, Mr. H. Y. K.
Lench, Mr. E.
Lench, Mrs.
Leslie, Mrs. M.
Leslie, Miss D.
Leyland, Mr. A. H.
Leyland, Mrs.
Lindsay, Mr. R. M.
Lowe, Mr. H.
Lowe, Mrs.
Lowe, Miss E.
Lowe, Mr. R. H.
Lowe, Mrs.
Lowe, Miss F. L.
Lusty, Miss M. W.

Macdonald, Mrs. H. D.
Macfarlane, Miss L. A.
Macduff, Miss M.
Malone, Mrs. L. E.
Manley, Mr. E. G.
Manley, Mrs.
Manley, Master P. G.
Margett, Miss A. M.
Maris-McArthur, Mr. S. McA.
Mather, Mr. I.
Martell, Mr. N. L. F.
Martell, Mrs.
Martell, Miss C. A.
Martell, Master B. N.
McDonald, Mr. G. A.
McDonald, Mrs.
McDonald, Master I.
McFadyen, Miss M. E.
McKay, Miss F. J.
McLean, Mr. J. S.
McMeikan, Mr. A. P.
McMeikan, Mrs.
Millar, Mr. W.
Miller, Mr. P. R.
Milne, Mr. A. W.
Moffat, Mrs. A. H.
Money, Mrs. E. A. L.
Money, Miss W. G.
Moody, Mr. D. S.
Moore, Mr. C. J.
Mullany, Miss K. M.
Murphy, Mr. J.

Nicol, Mr. H.
Nowell-Usticke, Mr. D . W.

O’Leary, The Rev. Father H. M.
O’Neill, Mr. J.
O’Reilly, Mr. J.
Osborn, Mr. D. W.
Osborne, Miss A.

Padgett, Mrs. M. I.
Padgett, Miss M.
Palmer, Mr. C.
Palmer, Mrs.
Palmer, Master G. F.
Parry, Mr. E. I.
Parry, Mrs.
Parry, Miss M. J.
Parry, Master T. J.
Parry, Master D. R.
Parry, Master S. C.
Parry, Miss J. O.
Pearson, Mr. M. C.
Peat, Mrs. E . I.
Peat, Miss J. M.
Peat, Miss B. A.
Phillips, Mr. A. H.
Phillips, Mrs.
Phillips, Master R.
Phillips, Master A.
Polhill, Mr. W. E.

Ray, Mrs. B. M.
Ray, Master A. M.
Ray, Miss K. A.
Read, Miss M. P.
Reid, Mr. G.
Ricks, Miss B. C.
Roberts, Mr. D. W.
Roberts, Mrs.
Robertson, Mrs. E.
Ross, Mr. W.
Ross, Mrs.
Ross, Miss M. C.
Ross, Miss J. L.
Row, Mr. C. H.
Row, Mrs.
Row, Miss M. L.
Roxburgh, Miss M. E. D.

Sanders, Miss H.
Shaw, Mrs. G. J.
Simpson, Mr. J.
Sims, Mr. R. J. B.
Sims, Mrs.
Squibbs, Mr. A. J.
Squibbs, Mrs.
Squibbs, Master J. R.
Steele, Miss P.
St. Hill Davies, Mr. J. W.
St. Hill Davies, Mrs.
Sullivan, Mr. A. G.
Sullivan, Mrs.

Taylor, Mr. D.
Thierens, Mr. D. R.
Thompson, Mr. R.
Thompson, Mrs.
Thompson, Master R. A.
Thompson, Miss M. E. J.
Thompson, Miss A. E.
Thompson, Master T. J.
Toghill, Mr. J.
Toghill, Mrs.
Toghill, Miss L. M.
Tomkin, Mr. J. G.
Tomkin, Mrs.
Tomkin, Miss B. A.
Tough, Mr. G.
Tough, Mrs.
Tough, Master I. G.
Towers, Mr. J. K.
Towers, Mrs.
Turner Mr. C. L.
Turner, Mrs.
Turner, Miss P. A.
Turner, Miss J. M.

Van Alphen, Mr. W. C.

Waite, Mr. D. J.
Waite, Mrs.
Waite, Miss S. J.
Waite, Master M. J.
Walker, Mr. R. E.
Ward, Mrs. J. D.
Wardley, Mrs. A.
Wardley, Mr. C. C. J.
West, Mr. E.
West, Mrs.
West, Miss D. M.
West, Master T. J.
Wharton, Mr. F.
White, Mr. A. C.
White, Mrs.
White, Mr. J. D.
White, Mr. J. W.
Whiteley, Mr. J.
Whiteley, Mrs.
Whiteley, Master R.
Whiteley, Miss P.
Whiting, Mr. D.
Whiting, Miss L.
Williams, Miss P. R.
Wilson, Mr. E.
Wilson, Mrs.
Wilson, Master M. E.
Wilson, Master P. A.
Wilson, Mr. H. E.
Wilson, Mrs.
Wilson, Miss I. F. P.
Wilson, Mr. J. S.
Wilson, Mrs.
Wilson, Miss H. M. M.
Wilson, Master J.
Wilson, Miss J. S.
Woodcock, Mr. G. H.
Woodcock, Mrs.
Woodcock, Miss C. J.
Wormald, Mr. J.


*The passenger by the name of “Broughten, Miss S. M.” was incorrectly printed in the original passenger list as “Proughten, Miss S. M.”. The entry has been corrected here thanks to information received by me for this Blog.

Called at Pitcairn Island on 8th August 1955

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