Facts and figures

 

 

Captain Ian R.C. Saunders, Ocean Monarch, presenting a tankard to the Ernie Barrow to mark the victory of the ship’s football team in 1966.

Photo: Courtesy of Ernie Barrow collection.

 

Gross tonnage

Built

Until

 

Number  of crew

Number of passengers

Queen of Bermuda

22,575

1933

1966

Broken up

422

735

Ocean Monarch

13,654

1951

1967

Sold

c 250

414

Monarch of Bermuda

22,424

1931

1947

Sold

456

830

 

Passengers carried by Furness Bermuda Line ships to Bermuda

1933

34,102

 

 

 

 

 

1936

55,798

 

 

 

 

 

1938

50,679

 

 

 

 

 

1953

35,378

 

 

 

 

 

1965

30,857

 

 

 

 

 

Ships’ Captains

 

Magnus Musson

1958  -  1966

Leslie F. Banyard

1949  -  1958

C.J.H. Dunford

1951  -  1958

Ian R.C. Saunders

 

Stanley Burns

 

Ray Marshall

 

Ronald Heys