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VERY EARLY FRAMED PHOTOGRAPH OF THE BISNCo. VESSEL THE UGANDA

DESCRIPTION – From the British India Steam Navigation Company this is an early framed colour photograph from the old vessel the SS Uganda which is in a very good condition and the size is 11″ x 8″ (28cm x 20cm).
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CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- The British India Steam Navigation Company (sometimes known as BI) was formed in 1856 as the Calcutta and Burmah Steam Navigation Company. The company had been formed out of Mackinnon, Mackenzie & Co, a trading partnership of the Scots William Mackinnon and Robert Mackenzie, to carry mail between Calcutta and Rangoon. It became British India SN Co in 1862. 

NOTES -- Many different and varied maritime shipping lines and groups are covered on the Travellers in Time website, so please email us at sales@travellersintime.net to ask for more information about any items you see listed for sale.
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Item: TT3608 BA244
Price
£18.00
UK Postage: £6.00
Europe Postage:£9.00
Elsewhere: £14.00

DECORATIVE SOUVENIR DISH FROM THE SS UGANDA OF THE B.I.S.N.Co.

DESCRIPTION -- From the vessel the SS Uganda of the British India Steamship Navigational Company this is a circular china dish which is in a fantastic condition and the item shows in the centre a picture of the ship and the vessel's name. The item has a size of 4½" (13cm) wide and the type of item purchased and found on board the vessel.
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CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The British India Steam Navigation Company ("BI") was formed in 1856 as the Calcutta and Burmah Steam Navigation Company. The company had been formed out of Mackinnon, Mackenzie & Co, a trading partnership of the Scots William Mackinnon and Robert Mackenzie, to carry mail between Calcutta and Rangoon. It became British India SN Co in 1862. Under the hand of Lord Inchcape (James Lyle Mackay) who had become chairman in 1913, the company became part of the P&O group of companies in 1914 through a complex amalgamation.  

NOTES -- After many very successful years of running the website as a hobby Travellers in Time now have customers all over the world in the UK, Europe, America, Australia to name but a few. We are available at sales@travellersintime.net anytime for answers to questions that you may have.
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Item: TT3603 BA244
Price
£19.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £10.00

SOUVENIR DISH FROM THE BRITISH INDIA STEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY VESSEL THE SS UGANDA

DESCRIPTION -- Dating from the 1950’s this early souvenir dish is from the vessel the SS Uganda of the British India Steam Navigation and shows on it the name and ships crest and is 5" (13cm) square in size and is in an excellent condition.
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CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- SS Uganda was a British steamship that had a varied and notable career. She was built in 1952 as a passenger liner, and successively served as a cruise ship, hospital ship, troop ship and stores ship. She was laid up in 1985 and scrapped in 1992.

NOTES -- Many other similar items are also available from Travellers in Time and are listed on the website. Several different categories are available to view and a search facility to find any items.  If further information is required, please contact us with your interested subject at sales@travellersintime.net
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Item: TT3580 BA243
Price
£12.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £10.00

EARLY FRAMED PICTURE OF THE BRITISH INDIA STEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY LINE VESSEL THE SS UGANDA 1947-1983

DESCRIPTION -- From the British India Steam Navigation Company this is an early framed picture of the famous vessel the SS Uganda which is 12" x 9" (30cm 25cm) in size and is in a very good condition.
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CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- The SS Uganda was a British steamship that had a varied and notable career. She was built in 1952 as a passenger liner, and successively served as a cruise ship, hospital ship, troop ship and stores ship. She was laid up in 1985 and scrapped in 1992.

NOTES -- You can email Travellers in Time at sales@travellersintime.net anytime for any enquiries about items on the website that you may wish to purchase, or if we perhaps have anything similar for sale.  
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Item: TT3526 BA240
Price
£25.00
UK Postage: £7.00
Europe Postage:£9.00
Elsewhere: £14.00

MINI SOUVENIR BELL FROM THE B.I.S.N.Co. VESSEL MV DILWARA

DESCRIPTION -- Old item souvenir from the B.I.S.N.Co. vessel the MV Dilwara which shows on it the name and houseflag and is in a good condition for its age and the size is 4" (10cm) high.
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CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- The MV Dilwara was built by Barclay Curle & Company, Glasgow. She was launched 17th October 1935 and was finished being built in 1936. It was 11,050 gross tonnes and was to be used as a troopship.  During 1940-1941 she was used as a troopship from South Africa to Egypt and took part in the evacuation of Greece.

NOTES -- Many different maritime categories are covered on the Travellers in Time website. Please email at sales@travellersintime.net to ask about any items you cannot see listed as we may have them in stock.  
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Item: TT3330 BA233
Price
£29.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £9.00

SOUVENIR MAP DISH FROM THE B.I.S.N.Co. VESSEL THE SS NEVASA

DESCRIPTION -- From the British India Steam Navigation Company vessel the SS Nevasa this is a souvenir map dish showing a ship's ports of call and it is in an excellent condition with the size being 4½" (12cm) and dates from the 1960's.
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CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The SS Nevasa was owned by the British India Steam Navigation Company and was 20,527 tons. New features of the ship included stabilisers to reduce rolling in rough seas. The Nevasa had the capacity to accommodate 500 officers and their families and 1,000 NCOs and men on the troop deck. The ship was used to transport troops during the Suez Crisis in 1956.

NOTES -- Many other similar types of items are also available to purchase from Travellers in Time and are listed on the website. Several different categories full of items are available to view and a search facility to enable you to easily find any items.  If further information is required please contact us with your interested subject and questions at sales@travellersintime.net.
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Item: TT3530 BA241
Price
£15.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £9.00

SILVER PLATED DINNER SERVING SIDE DISH FROM THE BRITISH INDIA STEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- A silver-plated side serving dish from the B.I.S.N.Co. which is an as used on board item and is 4½" (12cm) wide dating from the 1930's.  The serving side dish comes in two parts and is in a good condition (click on the picture to see a close up of the emblem).
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CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- The British India Steam Navigation Company ("BI") was formed in 1856 as the Calcutta and Burmah Steam Navigation Company. The company had been formed out of Mackinnon, Mackenzie & Co, a trading partnership of the Scots William Mackinnon and Robert Mackenzie, to carry mail between Calcutta and Rangoon. It became British India SN Co in 1862.

NOTES -- Many other similar types of items are also available to purchase from Travellers in Time and are listed on the website. Several different categories are available to view and a search facility to find any items.  If further information is required please contact us with your interested subject at sales@travellersintime.net
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Item: TT2853 BA214
Price
£20.00
UK Postage: £6.00
Europe Postage:£8.00
Elsewhere: £11.00

SET OF SOUVENIR PLAYING CARDS FROM THE BRITISH INDIA STEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- British India Steam Navigation Company Ltd is a set of souvenir playing cards.  They are a full set which is in the original box and date from the 1950/60's and in an excellent condition.
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CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The British India Steam Navigation Company ("BI") was formed in 1856 as the Calcutta and Burmah Steam Navigation Company. The company had been formed out of Mackinnon, Mackenzie & Co, a trading partnership of the Scots William Mackinnon and Robert Mackenzie, to carry mail between Calcutta and Rangoon. It became British India SN Co in 1862. Under the hand of Lord Inchcape, who had become chairman in 1913, the company became part of the P&O group of companies in 1914 through a complex amalgamation, but continued with its own identity and organisation for another nearly 60 years until 1972, when it was entirely absorbed into P&O.

NOTES -- After many years Travellers in Time still continue to deliver the same good service and reliability all over the world that customers have come to depend on.   Contact us at sales@travellersintime.net anytime for any enquiries.
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Item: TT2765 BA212
Price
£18.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £9.00

GLASS DISH SOUVENIR FROM THE BRITISH INDIA STEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY VESSEL THE UGANDA

DESCRIPTION -- Dating from the 1950's this early souvenir is an oblong glass dish from the British India Steam Navigation Company vessel the SS Uganda and the vessel is shown on the dish along with the name. Produced as a glass souvenir sold on board the ship the dish is 6" (16.5cm) x 3" (8.5cm) in size and is in an excellent condition.
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CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The SS Uganda was a British steamship that had a varied and notable career. She was built in 1952 as a passenger liner, and successively served as a cruise ship, hospital ship, troop ship and stores ship. She was laid up in 1985 and scrapped in 1992.

NOTES -- Many other similar type of items are also available from Travellers in Time and are listed on the website. Several different categories are available to view and a search facility to find any items. If further information is required please contact us with your interested subject at sales@travellersintime.net.
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Item: TT2625 BA208

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SILVER PLATED NAPKIN RING FROM THE BRITISH INDIA STEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- Silver-plated napkin ring from the British India Steam Navigation Company which shows on it the company logo and dates circa 1940's.
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CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- British India Steam Navigation Company ("BI") was formed in 1856 as the Calcutta and Burmah Steam Navigation Company. The company had been formed out of Mackinnon, Mackenzie & Co, a trading partnership of the Scots William Mackinnon and Robert Mackenzie, to carry mail between Calcutta and Rangoon. It became British India SN Co in 1862. Under the hand of Lord Inchcape, who had become chairman in 1913, the company became part of the P&O group of companies in 1914 through a complex amalgamation, but continued with its own identity and organisation for another nearly 60 years until 1972, when it was entirely absorbed into P&O.

NOTES -- After many successful years Travellers in Time still continue to deliver the same good service and reliability all over the world that customers have come to depend on. Contact us at sales@travellersintime.net anytime for any enquiries.
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Item: TT2554 BA207
Price
£25.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £8.00

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