November 28, 1937. Lourenco Marques, Mozambique: Another view of the dockyards. This port is an important outlet for the Transvaal, and the greater part of commerce between Johannesburg and European countries passes this way. The Portuguese port of Beira, a few hundred miles north is likewise the principal outlet for the Rhodesias. However, in both cases the connecting railroads are English owned. 2600 feet. 10:25.