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FURNESS BERMUDA LINES LADIES COMPACT SOUVENIR

DESCRIPTION -- From the Furness Bermuda Lines this is a ladies souvenir compact which would have been purchased on board ship during a cruise in the 1950's.  It is in a very good condition and from the vessel the SS Ocean Monarch (click on the picture to see the design and name on the front).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- The SS Ocean Monarch was built in 1951 and after 15 years of regular cruising between New York and Bermuda she was laid up, and sold to Bulgaria in 1967.  In 1979 she was sold to Greek interests and during the final stages of refitting in 1981 she caught fire and sank.

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Item: TT2818 BA213
Price
£19.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £8.00

SMALL SIDE PLATE FROM THE FURNESS BERMUDA LINE SHIPPING COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- Excellent condition small side plate from the Furness Bermuda Line shipping company which is an original from the company and the size is 5½" (14cm).
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CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- In 1919 Furness Bermuda Line was awarded the mail contract for the New York to Bermuda service. This service reached its zenith in the years just before the Second World War when Furness Bermuda Line ordered two magnificent luxury liners ' the Monarch of Bermuda and the Queen of Bermuda. The Furness-Burmuda Line operated a fleet of steamships that operated primarily between New York and the Bermuda Islands.

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Item: TT2345 BA197
Price
£25.00
UK Postage: £5.00
Europe Postage:£7.00
Elsewhere: £10.00

SUPERB HALF MOON FLORAL DESIGN DISH FROM THE FURNESS SHIP MANAGEMENT COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- Beautifully designed piece of china which is from the Furness Ship Management Company and is a floral half-moon dish which is 7" (19cm) wide and in a fantastic condition.
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CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Furness Line, in North West England, runs from Barrow-in-Furness to Ulverston and Grange-over-Sands, connecting with the West Coast Main Line at Carnforth. Along with the Cumbrian Coast Line, which runs north from Barrow to Whitehaven, Workington and Carlisle, it is considered one of the most scenic routes in England.

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Item: TT2300 BA195
Price
£18.00
UK Postage: £5.00
Europe Postage:£7.00
Elsewhere: £11.00

SET OF OLD PLAYING CARDS FROM THE FURNESS LINES SHIPPING COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- Set of very old playing cards from the Furness Line shipping company and are a great find and in a great condition and still in the original box.
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CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- The Furness Line shipping company was founded by Christopher Furness and Henry Withy in 1891 in Hartlepool. This was achieved by the amalgamation of the Furness Line of steamers with the business of Edward Withy and Co., iron and steel shipbuilders and repairers, of West Hartlepool. An early acquisition in 1900 was a controlling interest in Richardsons Westgarth & Company, a marine engineering business. It started with 18 vessels and over the subsequent years it owned in excess of a thousand ships. It bought the Prince line in 1916.

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Item: TT1713 BA168
Price
£19.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £9.00

ORIGINAL SIDE PLATE FROM THE FURNESS BERMUDA LINE

DESCRIPTION -- Original ship's china dining plate from the Furness Bermuda Line which is made in the superb 'bird of paradise' design and is in good condition. This type of item is scarce to find available today from this particular shipping line and the  size is 5" (14cm) wide and it is a Royal Doulton bone china piece and was made in England.
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CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- In 1919 Furness Bermuda Line was awarded the mail contract for the New York to Bermuda service. This service reached its zenith in the years just before the Second World War when Furness Bermuda Line ordered two magnificent luxury liners ' the Monarch of Bermuda and the Queen of Bermuda.

NOTES -- Many other different items are also available from Travellers in Time and are on the website, so if you cannot find what you are looking for please contact us with your interest at sales@travellersintime.net.
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Item: TT931 BA81/1
Price
£16.00
UK Postage: £5.00
Europe Postage:£7.00
Elsewhere: £10.00

PAIR OF VERY OLD MATCHBOOK COVERS FROM THE FURNESS LINES SHIPPING COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- From the Furness Lines shipping company which is a pair of original very old matchbook covers. There are no matches in the covers and date from the 1950's.
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CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- Furness Withy was a major British transport business and it was listed on the London Stock Exchange. The company was founded by Christopher Furness and Henry Withy (1852-1922) in 1891 in Hartlepooland this was achieved by the amalgamation of the Furness Line of steamers with the business of Edward Withy and Co., iron and steel shipbuilders and repairers, of West Hartlepool, which was founded by Edward Withy (1844-1927), Henry Withy's brother. An early acquisition in 1900 was a controlling interest in Richardsons Westgarth & Company, a marine engineering business. It started with 18 vessels and over the subsequent years it owned in excess of a thousand ships, and it eventually bought the Prince Line in 1916.

NOTES -- Many different maritime groups are covered on the Travellers in Time website. Please email at sales@travellersintime.net to ask about any items you cannot see listed.
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Item: TT2213 BA190
Price
£5.00
UK Postage: £2.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

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