Scope and Content

Profile & Decks

General Arrangement & Profile

Capacity Plan

General Arrangement of Lower Decks

Deadweight Scale

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Administrative / Biographical History

Renamed New Guinea Chief in 1971

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Location of Originals

The original plans are held at Swire House