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Pilot hoist on a Union-Castle vessel.
|Pilot hoist on a Union-Castle vessel.|
|© National Maritime Museum, London|
|Repro ID: H3240|
|Description: A Trinity House pilot is hoisted onto a Union-Castle vessel. The Union-Castle was a popular line with British tourists and emigrants going to South Africa. The line's vessels operated from the East India Dock and the King George V Dock in London, and from Southampton on the south coast.|
|Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London|