Places we visited…..


The fondest memories of life in the Bank Line ships often included a visit to Yokohama. This beautiful city, full of delights is situated in Tokyo Bay and has now been upgraded beyond all recognition. The 1950’s visitors usually spent time at an anchorage to discharge and an evening run ashore offered many pleasures…

Yokohama today

There are accounts of a visits to Yokohama on this site. One such is in the article headed ” Around the world in Coronation year” which tells of a memorable stay in 1953 discharging sugar from Cuba .

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