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FULL COLOUR PRINT OF THE BEN LINE VESSEL THE BENVENUE 1883

DESCRIPTION -- Superb full colour print of the Ben Line vessel The Benvenue launched 1883 with the size being 19″ (49cm) x 12″ (32cm) and it is in an as new fantastic condition. This is one of a set of 5 which come in a presentation folder which if all 5 are purchased the price is £45.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Ben Line or Ben Line Steamers, Limited was a Scottish shipping company based at Leith, Scotland which specialised in the fast carriage of cargo to and from the Far East. A private company, it was largely owned by members of the Thomson family from Leith and the Mitchell family from Alloa.

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

Item: TT2132 BA185
Price
£10.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.50

FULL COLOUR PRINT OF THE BEN LINE VESSEL THE BENCLEUCH 1875

DESCRIPTION -- Superb full colour print of the Ben Line vessel The Bencleuch launched 1875 with the size being 19″ (49cm) x 12″ (32cm) and it is in an as new fantastic condition. This is one of a set of 5 which come in a presentation folder which if all 5 are purchased the price is £45.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Ben Line vessel The SS Bencleuch was built in 1853 and was a splendid ship, serving the company well. Sadly on December 12th, 1941, this proud British cargo vessel, owned by Ben Line Steamers Ltd, Leith, was abandoned and sank after a fire broke out in the Mid Atlantic.

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Item: TT2131 BA185
Price
£10.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.50

FULL COLOUR PRINT OF THE BEN LINE VESSEL THE BENLEDI 1888

DESCRIPTION -- Superb full colour print of the Ben Line vessel The Benledi launched 1888 with the size being 19" (49cm) x 12" (32cm) and it is in an as new fantastic condition. This is one of a set of 5 which come in a presentation folder which if all 5 are purchased the price is £45.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The origins of the Ben Line shipping company started in 1839 with the completion of the sailing ship CARRARA for William and Alexander Thomson to import marble from Italy. In 1847 Alexander Thomson retired from the partnership and William Thomson & Company, Leith was founded. The main trade at this time was coal to Canada, returning with cargoes of timber. In 1859 the first voyage to Singapore, China and Japan took place and eventually the Far East became the company's major trade route. Routes were extended to the Baltic and Mediterranean, and the Canadian timber trade ceased in the mid-1880s.

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-T)
Item: TT2130 BA185
Price
£10.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.50

FULL COLOUR PRINT OF THE BEN LINE VESSEL THE BENAN 1875

DESCRIPTION -- Superb full colour print of the Ben Line vessel The Benan launched 1875 with the size being 19″ (49cm) x 12″ (32cm) and it is in an as new fantastic condition. This is one of a set of 5 which come in a presentation folder which if all 5 are purchased the price is £45.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Ben Line shipping company was one of Scotland's leading cargo liner companies which lasted in the 1990s. Although best known for their sleek cargo liners, once known as the 'Leith yachts' , the company also owned or managed bulk carriers, drill ships and rigs, container ships, and chemical and crude tankers.

NOTES -- After 16 years Travellers in Time continue to deliver the same good service and reliability that customers have come to depend on. Contact us at sales@travellersintime.net anytime for any enquiries. (SCode-T)

Item: TT2128 BA185
Price
£10.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.50

FULL COLOUR PRINT OF THE BEN LINE VESSEL THE BENLOMOND 1890

DESCRIPTION -- Superb full colour print of the Ben Line vessel The Benledi launched 1888 with the size being 19" (49cm) x 12" (32cm) and it is in an as new fantastic condition. This is one of a set of 5 which come in a presentation folder which if all 5 are purchased the price is £45.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The origins of the Ben Line shipping company started in 1839 with the completion of the sailing ship CARRARA for William and Alexander Thomson to import marble from Italy. In 1847 Alexander Thomson retired from the partnership and William Thomson & Company, Leith was founded. The main trade at this time was coal to Canada, returning with cargoes of timber. In 1859 the first voyage to Singapore, China and Japan took place and eventually the Far East became the company's major trade route. Routes were extended to the Baltic and Mediterranean, and the Canadian timber trade ceased in the mid-1880s.

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-T)
Item: TT2127 BA185
Price
£10.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.50

SUPERB PRINT OF THE HARRISON LINE VESSEL 'THE SUCCESSOR'

DESCRIPTION -- Superb print of the Harrison Line vessel The Successor which is an original old print and a collectable item.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- Formed in Liverpool in 1853 when the Harrison brothers, who had previously been partners in the firm of George Brown and Harrison, took over the company on the death of George Brown and renamed it Thos & Jas. Harrison. The original trade was the importation of brandy from the Charente region of France. In 1860 the company took delivery of their first two steamships and gradually disposed of their sailing ships, the last one being sold in 1889.

NOTES -- Many other different photographs are also available from Travellers in Time and are on the website. If you cannot find what you are looking for please contact us with your interest at sales@travellersintime.net. (SCode-0 { S })

Item: TT1923 BA176
Price
£9.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.50

B/W PRINT OF THE OLD SAILING RIG VESSEL THE PRINCE OF WALES FROM THE 1800's

DESCRIPTION -- B/W framed print of the old sailing vessel the Prince of Wales which was an old sailing rig and from the 1800's.
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CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- HMS Prince of Wales was one of six 121-gun screw-propelled first-rate three-decker line-of-battle ships of the Royal Navy. She was launched on 25 January 1860. In 1869 she was renamed HMS Britannia and under that name served at Dartmouth as a cadet training ship until 1905. The Prince of Wales was originally a 3,186 ton 120 gun design by John Edye and Isaac Watts for a modified Queen-class sailing line-of-battle ship. She was laid down at Portsmouth on 10 June 1848, though she was not formally ordered until 29 June, and the design was approved on 28 July 1848

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

Item: TT1918 BA176
Price
£29.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.50

OLD PRINT OF THE BEN LINE VESSEL 'BENNEVIS'

DESCRIPTION -- Print of the old Ben Line vessel 'The Bennnevis', which shows the vessel around 1918 and the size of the print including the frame is 16" x 15" (42cm x 39cm) and the size of the print only is 14" x 9" (35.5cm x 24cm). The print is ideal for further framing if required and a great item.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Ben Line originated with the partnership of William and Alexander Thomson who went into the shipping business in 1839. They started with sailing ships and imported marble from Italy and took coal to Canada returning with timber. From 1859 the company operated routes to Singapore, China and Japan and this became its major source of business. New routes were established to the Baltic and the Canadian trade had run down by the mid-1880s.

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

Item: TT1059 BA120
Price
£18.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.50

EARLY DOUBLE SIDED PRINT OF THE QUEEN ELIZABETH

DESCRIPTION -- Early print of the famous old vessel of the sea The Queen Elizabeth and is an unusual print as it is a double-sided item with a print of a Whaling Factory Ship on the reverse. The print of The Queen Elizabeth shows the vessel at Southampton dock and is in a great condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Queen Elizabeth was the second of the two superliners which Cunard had built for the New York service. After lengthy negotiations between Sir Percy Bates, chairman of Cunard, and the Government a formal contract for what was known as job 535 was signed on 6 October 1936. The Treasury agreed to advance 5 million to Cunard and tenders went out for the contract. The contract went to John Brown & Co, builders of the Queen Mary.

NOTES -- Travellers in Time list many unusual items on the website. We can always be contacted at sales@travellersintime.net for all maritime enquiries. (SCode-T { Q }) [PR]

Item: TT966 BA112
Price
£19.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.50

COLOUR PRINT OF THE GERMAN IMPERIAL BATTLESHIP 'ZAHRINGEW' BUILT 1901

DESCRIPTION -- Colour print of the old German imperial battleship 'Zahringew' which is from when in service and built in 1901. It is in a fantastic condition and the size 13" x 8" (33cm x 20cm).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The German imperial battleship 'Zahringew'

NOTES -- You can always email Travellers in Time at sales@travellersintime.net for any enquiries about items you wish to purchase. (SCode-0)

Item: TT2154 BA186
Price
£5.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.50

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