Rasmus Poulsen SNOOR

Rasmus Poulsen SNOOR was born in Denmark in 1855 and qualified as a master mariner there in 1880. He came to Australia in the 1880’s and served with various shipping companies, including the Illawarra Steam Navigation Company.

Photograph of Rasmus Poulsen SNOOR believed to be taken between 1900 and 1910.

The Maritime Records and Research Centre has digitised a number of the documents relating to Captain Snoor and these are shown below.

The State Library of New South Wales also holds some documents relating to the maritime service of Captain Snoor and his wife Annie.