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COMPASS DESIGN LARGE SIZED DINNER PLATE FROM THE ORIENT LINE

DESCRIPTION -- Original as used on board large sized china dinner plate from the Orient Line shipping company which is produced in the traditional ‘compass’ design pattern to its edge and is bottom marked with the company name. The size of the dinner side plate is 9½" (24.5cm) and is in an excellent condition and this design dinner service is very collectable (click on the picture for a closer view).
[HAVE 3 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Orient Steam Navigation Company, also known as the Orient Line, was a British shipping company with roots going back to the late 18th century. From the early 20th century onwards an association began with P&O that eventually culminated in the Orient Line being totally absorbed into that company in the 1960s.

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

Item: TT2845 BA214
Price
£18.00
UK Postage: £5.00
Europe Postage:£6.50
Elsewhere: £8.50

SUPERB AS SOLD ON BOARD SS ORIANA SOUVENIR JUG DATED EARLY 1960’s

DESCRIPTION -- Ever so rare to find original as sold on board small souvenir jug from the SS Oriana of the Orient Line shipping company.  Rare very early souvenir which is 2½" (6cm) high and in a fantastic condition and shows the name on side.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Very Good

HISTORY
-- SS Oriana was the last of the Orient Steam Navigation Company's ocean liners. She was built at Vickers-Armstrongs, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, England and launched on 3 November 1959 by Princess Alexandra. Originally resplendent with her owners' traditional corn coloured hull, SS Oriana appeared as an Orient Line ship until 1966, when that company was fully absorbed into the P&O group.

NOTES
-- After 16 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. (SCode-NN)

Item: TT2843 BA214
Price
£65.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

SET OF UNOPENED AND UNUSED ORIENT LINE SOUVENIR PLAYING CARDS DATED CIRCA 1970’s

DESCRIPTION -- From the Orient Line shipping company a souvenir pack of playing cards which are unused as they are unopened (click on the picture to see the reverse of the pack).
[HAVE 2 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- As new/Unused

HISTORY
-- The Orient Steam Navigation Company was formally established in 1878 but had for many years operated passenger sailing ships with the name ‘Orient’ first used in 1850.  It was jointly managed by two London firms; Anderson, Anderson & Company and F Green & Company and concentrated its interests on the Australian trade in partnership first with Pacific Steam Navigation Company of Liverpool and then with the Royal Mail company, and providing a co-ordinated mail and passenger service with ships of the P&O fleet.

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-P)

Item: TT2834 BA214

SILVER PLATED ASHTRAY FROM THE ORIENT LINE VESSEL THE SS ORONSAY

DESCRIPTION -- Dating from the 1960’s this is a silver-plated ashtray from the orient Line vessel the SS Oronsay.  It shows in the centre the company houseflag and vessels name and is in a good condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Good

HISTORY
-- SS Oronsay  was the second Orient Line ship built after World War II. A sister ship to Orcades, she was named after one of many islands called Oronsay on the west coast of Scotland. The liner was completed in 1951 at Vickers-Armstrongs, Barrow-in-Furness; but several months behind schedule due to a serious fire while in the fitting-out berth. The Oronsay operated the UK to Australasia service, via the Suez Canal. Her accommodation set new standards, in both first and tourist class, with decor by Brian O'Rourke.

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-T)

Item: TT2832 BA214
Price
£16.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.50

SILVER PLATED ASHTRAY FROM THE ORIENT LINE VESSEL THE SS ORCADES

DESCRIPTION -- Dating from the 1960’s this is a silver-plated ashtray from the orient Line vessel the SS Orcades.  It shows in the centre the company houseflag and vessels name and is in a very good condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Very Good

HISTORY
-- The SS Orcades was the first Orient Line post-war new ship built, replacing the 1937 built Orcades which was lost in the war. Orcades was transferred to P&O Line ownership in 1962, later losing her distinctive yellow hull. She was sold for scrap in 1973.

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-T)

Item: TT2811 BA213
Price
£16.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

SILVER PLATED OVAL SERVING DISH FROM THE ORIENT LINE SHIPPING COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- An as used on board item from the Orient Line. It is a dinner serving silver plated oval dish and shows on it the company marking.  Very good condition and the size is 8" (20cm) x 6" (15cm) and dating from the 1960’s (click on the picture to see a close up of the company logo).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Very Good

HISTORY
-- The Orient Steam Navigation Company, also known as the Orient Line, was a British shipping company with roots going back to the late 18th century. From the early 20th century onwards an association began with P&O which became 51% shareholder in 1919 and culminated in the Orient Line being totally absorbed into that company in 1966.

NOTES
-- 1000's of other maritime items are available to buy on the website and many different cruise lines are covered. If you require more information on any of them contact us on sales@travellersintime.net (SCode-S)

Item: TT2810 BA213
Price
£17.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£5.50
Elsewhere: £7.00

EARLY STYLE LONG SERVICE BADGE FROM THE ORIENT LINE SHIPPING COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- From the Orient Line shipping company this is a long service pin badge which is an early style badge and dates from the 1960’s and is in a good condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Very Good

HISTORY
-- The Orient Steam Navigation Company, also known as the Orient Line, was a British shipping company with roots going back to the late 18th century. From the early 20th century onwards an association began with P&O which became 51% shareholder in 1919 and culminated in the Orient Line being totally absorbed into that company in 1966.

NOTES
-- If you cannot find what you are looking for on the Travellers in Time website please contact us at sales@travellersintime.net with your interest giving us details. (SCode-S)

Item: TT2803 BA213
Price
£15.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

AS NEW SAILOR DOLL SOUVENIR FROM THE ORIENT LINE VESSEL THE SS ORSOVA

DESCRIPTION -- Rare and mint condition from the 1960’s this is a sailor doll souvenir from the Orient Line vessel the SS Orsova.  The size of this doll is 8" (20cm) and is in an immaculate as new condition and this type of item is not often found for sale as good as this.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE

CONDITION -- Unused

HISTORY -- SS Orsova, a 1503-passenger ocean liner, was built by Vickers Armstrong Shipbuilders Ltd. of Barrow-in-Furness, England, in 1954 for the Orient Steam Navigation Company for UK to Australia services via the Suez Canal, the voyage taking four weeks.  After 1955, the return trip was eastward via Auckland, Suva, Honolulu, Vancouver, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Panama, Trinidad and Cherbourg.

NOTES -- If you have any enquiries about particular maritime items of interest that you are looking for please contact us at sales@travellersintime.net to see if we can help. (SCode-NS)

Item: TT2787 BA212
Price
£45.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £8.00

UNUSED AND AS NEW LADIES COMPACT SOUVENIR FROM THE ORIENT LINE VESSEL THE SS ORION

DESCRIPTION -- Great item to have found which is a ladies compact souvenir from the SS Orion of the Orient Line.  It is unused and as new and protected in a presentation bag and dates from the 1950’s.  It shows on it a view of the vessel and the name and really is a fabulous item which would have been given to the ladies in First Class during a voyage (click on the picture for a closer view of the item).

<br>[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE

<p>CONDITION -- Unused

<p>HISTORY -- RMS Orion (later the SS Orion) is still considered to be one of the most famous ships on the Australian immigrant run, as she introduced a new standard in ocean travel. Orion was the first British liner with air conditioning in all her public rooms. Built by Vickers-Armstrong in Barrow, Furness, England, she was launched on December 7, 1934 and completed in August 1935.

<p>NOTES -- Over many years now Travellers in Time have listed a great deal of unusual items on the website. For information on any of these or other interested items we can always be contacted at sales@travellersintime.net for all maritime enquiries. (SCode-N)

Item: TT2786 BA212
Price
£29.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

GLASS DISH SOUVENIR FROM THE ORIENT/P&O LINE VESSEL THE SS ORIANA

DESCRIPTION -- Dating from the 1950’s this is an early souvenir from the Orient/P&O Line vessel the SS Oriana.  It is an oblong glass dish and shows on it a picture of the vessel and name and the size is 6½" (16.5cm) x 3¼" (8.5cm) and it is in an excellent condition.
ONLY 1 AVAILABLE

CONDITION -- Excellent

<p>HISTORY -- In May 1954 the Orient Steam Navigation Company began considering replacing SS Orontes and RMS Orion on the United Kingdom to Australia route. One ship was called for, named Orbustusin the early stages of planning, before Oriana was settled on - a reference to both the former Elizabeth I of England (who was nicknamed Oriana) and the recently crowned Queen Elizabeth II. The vessel was later to be run under the banner of the P&O Line.

<p>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-P)

Item: TT2760 BA212
Price
£12.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.50

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