Port Elizabeth of Yore: Royal Visit of 1947

In 1947 the British Royal Family embarked upon a world tour. It included an excursion to South Africa, Rhodesia and Basutoland.  Included in this expedition, the duration of which was from 17th February to 23rd April 1947, was a stop-over at Port Elizabeth on the 26th & 27th February, five days after Princess Elizabeth’s birthday which was celebrated … Continue reading Port Elizabeth of Yore: Royal Visit of 1947