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The Nomikos family are not amongst the largest of the Greek shipping families but like the others they operated out of Greece and London, plus other places, in accordance with getting the best deals for themselves.
Neale Rosanoski, 27 December 2011
House flag of Evangelos P. Nomikos - Image by Jarig Bakker, 4 January 2005
Lloyds give Evangelos P. Nomikos Corp. as being formed in 1930 and which still operates as E. Nomikos Corporation.
The group includes Southern Steamships (Pty.) Ltd., and Northern
Steamships, Johannesburg, as well as ships sailing under Greek, Liberian
and American flags.
The Caltex book of flags and funnels (1959) [scx59] shows the house flag of Nomikos Group as quartered per saltire orange-white-green-blue.
Brown's Flags and Funnels of Shipping Companies of the World (1971 [stg71], 1982 [lgr82] and 1995 [lgr95] editions) shows the same flag (photo), as does an article by R.S. Fenton in the World Ship Society Marine News of 6/1976.
Jarig Bakker & Neale Rosanoski, 27 December 2011
House flag of Petros M. Nomikos - Image by Jarig Bakker, 4 January 2005
Brown's Flags and Funnels of Shipping Companies of the World (1951) [wed51] shows the house flag of Petros M. Nomikos Ltd., a company based in Piraeus, as white with two thin horizontal blue stripes and a blue Maltese cross in the middle.
Jarig Bakker, 4 January 2005
House flag of Loucas Nomikos - Image by Jarig Bakker, 12 November 2005
Brown's Flags and Funnels of Shipping Companies of the World (1995) [lgr95] shows the house flag of Loucas Nomikos as blue with a white shortened saltire and in center a white disk charged with a red "N".
Jarig Bakker, 12 November 2005