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Bairro do Macuti - Beira - Mozambique Featured Beira Image

Bairro do Macuti - Beira - Mozambique

Bairro do Macuti (Beach) - Beira - Mozambique. Beira was originally developed by the Portuguese Mozambique Company in the 19th century, and directly developed by the Portuguese colonial government from 1947 until Mozambique gained its independence from Portugal in 1975. Date: circa 1950s

1950s, 50s, Africa, African, Bairro, Beach, Beira, Colony, East, Fifties, Macuti, Mozambique, Overseas, Portuguese, Sep18

Zimbabwe (Rhodesia) - Pungwe Falls Featured Beira Image

Zimbabwe (Rhodesia) - Pungwe Falls

Black and white lantern Slide of Pungwe Falls - British South Africa. Part of Box 288, British South Africa. Boswell Collection. Slide number 19 Pungwe Falls - Pungwe River (Portuguese: Rio P�) is a 400 km long river in Zimbabwe and Mozambique. It rises below Mount Nyangani in the Eastern Highlands of Zimbabwe and then flows eastward through the Manica and Sofala provinces of Mozambique. It then empties to the Mozambique Channel in Beira, forming a large estuary. It is one of major rivers of Mozambique and often causes floods. Date: circa 1890s

© The Boswell Collection, Bexley Heritage Trust / Mary Evans

HMS Cleopatra at Devonport frigate complex, Plymouth, Devon, 1977 Featured Beira Image

HMS Cleopatra at Devonport frigate complex, Plymouth, Devon, 1977

HMS Cleopatra at Devonport frigate complex, Plymouth, Devon, 1977. The Devonport frigate complex was completed in 1977 and continues to provide a covered refitting facility for frigates and destroyers. In the photograph, HMS Cleopatra (F28) births in the covered dock. The ship was built at Devonport and launched in 1964, joining the Beira Patrol, which prevented oil from reaching landlocked Rhodesia via the then Portuguese colony of Mozambique. The Cleopatra aslo took part in the fleet review for the Queen's Silver Jubilee in the year the photograph was taken. By the early 1980s, the frigate was starting to show its age and was decommisioned on 31st January 1982 and was sold for scrap the following year

© Worldwide Photography / Heritage-Images