"Haven of Rest" by Douglas Gurton says
"By my return late 1928 several large ships had already left for the breakers yards. ...
These were the liners NORMAN and GOORKHA of Union-Castle Line.
See DJG_SHP Broken up 1928
Essex Newsman 27 Feb 1927 reports three watchmen are missing from the Union Castle liners NORMAN and GOORKHA which are laid up in the River Blackwater. Their names are Spence, Slesser and Jamiesen.