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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).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- 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.

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.(SCode-M)

Item: TT2853 BA214
Price
£20.00
UK Postage: £5.00
Europe Postage:£7.00
Elsewhere: £9.00

FULL SET OF 50 WILL’S CIGARETTE CARDS FROM 1925 SHOWING PICTURES OF SHIPS CRESTS

DESCRIPTION -- Full set of Will’s cigarette cards from 1925 showing pictures of ships crests and the set is in an excellent condition and protected in protective covers.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Excellent

HISTORY
-- In 1887 in the UK, W.D. & H.O. Wills were one of the first companies to include advertising cards with their cigarettes.  Each set of cards typically consisted of 25 or 50 related subjects, but series of over 100 cards per issue are known.  Some very early cigarette cards were printed on silk which was then attached to a paper backing. They were discontinued in order to save paper during World War II, and never fully reintroduced thereafter.

NOTES
-- Many other different items are also available from Travellers in Time and are to be found on the website. If you cannot find what you are looking for please contact us with your interest at sales@travellersintime.net and we will get back to you. (SCode-N)

Item: TT2846 BA214
Price
£29.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

SET OF 4 SOUVENIR DISHES FROM THE HAMBURG AMERICA LINE

DESCRIPTION -- Superb set of four souvenir dishes from the Hamburg America Line which are 4" (10cm) wide with one dish that has very slight damage to the edge.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION - Very Good

HISTORY -- The Hamburg America Line was a transatlantic shipping enterprise established in Hamburg, Germany, in 1847. It soon developed into the largest German, and at times the world's largest, shipping company, serving the market created by the German immigration to the United States and later immigration from Eastern Europe. On September 1, 1970, after 123 years of independent existence, HAPAG merged with the Bremen-based North German Lloyd to form Hapag-Lloyd AG.

NOTES -- If you cannot find what you are looking for on the Travellers in Time website please contact us with your inquiry at sales@travellersintime.netand we will see if we have it in stock for you. (SCode-N)

Item: TT2842 BA214
Price
£29.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£5.50
Elsewhere: £7.00

COMPANY TIE FROM THE CANADIAN PACIFIC LINE CIRCA 1970’s

DESCRIPTION -- Company tie from the shipping company the Canadian Pacific Line which dates circa 1970’s and is in an excellent condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- CP Ships was a large Canadian shipping company established in the 19th century. From the late 1880s until after World War II, the company was Canada's largest operator of Atlantic and Pacific steamships. Many immigrants travelled on CP ships from Europe to Canada. The sinking of the steamship RMS Empress of Ireland was the largest maritime disaster in Canadian history. The company provided Canadian Merchant Navy vessels in World Wars I and II. Twelve vessels were lost due to enemy action in World War II including the largest ship sunk by a German U-Boat.

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.(SCode-P)

Item: TT2835 BA214
Price
£10.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

EARLY COMPANY TIE FROM THE SHELL OIL COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- Company tie originating from the early days of the Shell Oil company.  It is in an excellent condition and dates from the design of the 1950’s (click on the picture to see a close up of logo).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Excellent

HISTORY
-- Shell Oil Company is the United States-based subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell, a multinational "oil major" of Anglo-Dutch origins, which is amongst the largest oil companies in the world. Approximately 22,000 Shell employees are based in the U.S. The U.S. head office is in Houston, Texas.

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. (SCode-P)

Item: TT2831 BA214
Price
£10.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

FANTASTIC FIND OF A SOUVENIR STAMP HOLDER FROM THE DONALDSON LINE

DESCRIPTION -- From the Donaldson Line shipping company this is a great item and very rare find which is a souvenir stamp holder from the 1930’s and from the vessel TSS Letitia.  Inside are two unused stamps dated12th May 1937 and priced at 1½d.  The item is in a great condition and also shows on it the company crest and name of vessel.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Excellent

HISTORY
-- The vesselLetitia was an ocean liner, built initially for service with the Anchor-Donaldson Line. She continued to serve with its successor company Donaldson Atlantic Line, and was requisitioned for service at the start of the Second World War to serve as an armed merchant cruiser. She was withdrawn from this service in 1941 and became a troop ship. She was badly damaged in 1943 and on being repaired was made a hospital ship in Canada. She was returned to civilian service in 1946 after the end of the war, and was bought by the Ministry of Transport, who renamed her Empire Brent and assigned Donaldson Brothers and Black to manage her.

NOTES
-- You can email Travellers in Time at sales@travellersintime.net anytime for any enquiries about items on the website that you wish to purchase, or if we have anything similar for sale. (SCode-N)

Item: TT2822 BA213
Price
£39.00
UK Postage: £1.75
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £5.00

RARE TO FIND SOUVENIR CHROME BELL FROM THE BOOTH LINE

DESCRIPTION -- From the Booth Line shipping company and is a souvenir chrome bell.  An item purchased on board ship it is an early and very rare find and in a very good condition with the size being 6" (15cm) high.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Very Good

HISTORY
-- Alfred Booth and Company was a British trading and shipping company that was founded in 1866 and traded for more than a century. It was founded in Liverpool, England, by two brothers, Alfred and Charles Booth.  It grew into a significant merchant shipping company with its head office in Liverpool and interests in the USA and South America. The group was broken up in 1964 and the last Booth Company from the group was sold in 1986.

NOTES
-- Many different cruise lines and maritime companies are included on the Travellers in Time website. For information on any of these please email us at sales@travellersintime.net to ask about any particular items you see listed. (SCode-L)

Item: TT2821 BA213
Price
£25.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £8.00

SET OF PLAYING CARDS FROM THE HOULDER LINE SHIPPING COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- Pack of playing cards from the shipping company the Houlder Line which is in the original box and the playing cards are in a good condition and date from the 1950’s.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Good

HISTORY
-- Houlder Brothers & Co. was formed in London 1856 and operated in the market for chartered tonnage. In 1861 the company acquired the Golden Horn, which they used on the North Atlantic routes to the United States. The company later expanded to service routes to New Zealand, Australia and the Pacific Islands. From 1875 to 1880 the company worked with John T. Arundel & Co. in a guano mining business on Flint Island in the Pacific Ocean. In 1881 the company entered the passenger and cargo trade to the River Plate.

NOTES
-- Travellers in Time continually try to list many new and unusual items on the website. We can always be contacted at sales@travellersintime.net for all other maritime enquiries. (SCode-T)

Item: TT2820 BA213
Price
£14.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

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 DURING 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.  After 15 years of regular cruising between New York and Bermuda she was laid up, but sold to Bulgaria in 1967.  In 1979 she was sold to Greek interests.  During the final stages of refitting in 1981 she caught fire and sank.

NOTES
-- Many different and varied maritime shipping groups are covered on the Travellers in Time website. Please email us at sales@travellersintime.net to ask about any items you see listed for more information. (SCode-M)

Item: TT2818 BA213
Price
£19.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

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

DESCRIPTION -- Souvenir decorative dish from the British India Steam Navigation Company ship the SS Nevasa which shows on it the destinations and ports of call for a cruise on board the vessel.  Great condition and the size is 4½" (11cm) wide.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Very Good

HISTORY
-- The third Nevasa was built for BI in 1956 as a troopship under government specifications. She was followed by her near sister, the Oxfordshire, built for the Bibby Line in 1957. These two ships were the largest troopships built in the UK and set new standards for the comfort of their passengers.

NOTES
-- Having now been established for over 16 years the Travellers in Time website, which is continually run as a hobby by us, has attracted customers from all over the world in places such as the UK, Europe, America, and Australia.  We are available at sales@travellersintime.net anytime for any queries that you may have. (SCode-P)

Item: TT2817 BA213
Price
£15.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

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