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VERY EARLY STYLE AS USED ONBOARD GREEN MARBLE ASHTRAY FROM THE P&O LINE

DESCRIPTION -- A very early item from the P&O Line which is one of their original as used onboard marble style ashtrays which were a popular use on cruises during the first part of the 1900's, which is in a very good condition and a rare find these days and not likely to find another one too soon.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- The P&O Line first introduced passenger services in 1844, with a leisure cruise departing from Southampton to the Mediterranean. These voyages were the first of their kind and the forerunner of modern cruise holidays. The company later introduced round trips to destinations such as Alexandria and Constantinople and underwent rapid expansion in the later half of the 19th century, with its ships becoming larger and more luxurious.The RMS Queen Elizabeth was an ocean liner operated by Cunard Line. With Queen Mary she provided weekly luxury liner service between Southampton in the United Kingdom and New York City in the United States, via Cherbourg in France.

NOTES -- Many other different types of items are also available to purchase 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.
(SCode-C [P&O] **)  [PR] 40% OFF

Item: T3688 BA247
Price
£39.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£7.00
Elsewhere: £11.00

EARLY SOUVENIR FROM THE FAMOUS CRUISE LINER THE RMS QUEEN MARY

DESCRIPTION -- This item is a really great find and an original early souvenir from the period. It is an 'as purchased on board' small vase souvenir showing on it a picture of the vessel the RMS Queen Mary and the name and is from her launch period days. In very good condition and not many seen around for sale.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- In 1934 the fantastic new design liner was launched by Queen Mary as RMS Queen Mary. On her way down the slipway, Queen Mary was slowed by eighteen drag chains, which checked the liner's progress into the Clyde, a portion of which had been widened to accommodate the launch. When she sailed on her maiden voyage from Southampton, England on 27 May 1936, she was commanded by Sir Edgar T. Britten, who had been the master designate for Cunard White Star whilst the ship was under construction at the John Brown shipyard.

NOTES -- 1000's of other maritime items are available to buy with many not yet listed on the website and if you require more information contact us on sales@travellersintime.net and we will get back to you.
(SCode-S [CL] **) [PR] 30% OFF

Item: TT3659 BA246
Price
£45.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£7.00
Elsewhere: £11.00

EARLY AS USED IN SERVICE SALT POT FROM THE P&O LINE

DESCRIPTION -- An as used in service salt pot from the P&O Line which is an early item and is in a very good condition and dates from the 1960's showing the company name and emblem on the front..
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]    

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- Collectable maritime items from the P&O Line.

NOTES -- Over many years now Travellers in Time has listed a great deal of unusual items on the website. For information on any of these or any other interested items, we can always be contacted at sales@travellersintime.net for all maritime enquiries, and any items you are looking for.
(SCode-M [P&O] **) [PR] 30% OFF

Item: TT3657 BA246
Price
£19.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £10.00

RARE WOODEN NAPKIN RING FROM THE TIMBERS OF HMS CORNWALL

DESCRIPTION -- From the Royal Naval vessel HMS Cornwall this is a very old and rare to find wooden napkin ring made out of the deck timbers of the vessel and is well over 100 years old, and is in a very good condition dating from around 1875.  It shows on it a metal plaque with an inscription as follows:
FROM THE TIMBER OF
H.M.S. CORNWALL
LAUNCHED BOMBAY 1815

[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- HMS Cornwall was a 74-gun third-rate Vengeur-class ship of the line built for the Royal Navy in the 1810s. She spent most of her service in reserve and was converted into a reformatory and a school ship in her later years. The ship was broken up in 1875.

NOTES -- Many other different maritime categories and groups are covered on the Travellers in Time website so pease email at sales@travellersintime.net to ask about any items you cannot see listed.
(SCode-S [HMS] **) [PR] 25% OFF

Item: TT3652 BA246
Price
£19.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£5.00
Elsewhere: £8.00

SOUVENIR TIE PIN FROM THE RMS MAURETANIA

DESCRIPTION -- From the famous Cunard Line vessel the RMS Mauretania this is a very old souvenir tie pin which is in a good condition and a very rare find.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- RMS Mauretania was launched on 28 July 1938 at the Cammell Laird yard in Birkenhead, England and was completed in May 1939. The second Mauretania was the first ship built for the newly formed Cunard White Star company following the merger in April 1934 of the Cunard and White Star Line. On the withdrawal of the first Mauretania in 1934, to prevent a rival company using the name and to keep it available for the new liner, arrangements were made for the Red Funnel paddle steamer Queen to be renamed Mauretania in the interim.

NOTES --Having been established now for many years, Travellers in Time continue to be run by two people as a hobby and not a business. We can be reached at sales@travellersintime.net for any enquiries on items from the website.
(SCode-S [CL] **) [PR] 35% OFF

Item: TT3647 BA246
Price
£19.00
UK Postage: £2.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £7.00

EVER SO RARE FIND OF A SHELL CASE SHIPS BRIDGE ASHTRAY FROM THE BIBBY LINE

DESCRIPTION -- Very rare find from the Bibby Line which is a very heavy ships bridge ashtray made from a shell case.  This made in wartime period item was used on board ship and is a scarce item to find and shows on the front the name of the company and is in a very good condition, with the size being 3½" (11cm) wide.  Unlikely to find another one like this.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]     

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- Bibby Line is a UK company concerned with shipping and marine operations.  Its parent company, Bibby Line Group Limited, can be traced back to the shipbroking partnership of Bibby & Hall, which was founded in 1801. The company along with all the group companies such as Bibby Ship Management is based in Liverpool (click on the picture for a close up of the item).

NOTES -- Over many years now Travellers in Time has listed a great deal of unusual items on the website. For information on any of these or any other interested items, we can always be contacted at sales@travellersintime.net for all maritime enquiries, and any items you are looking for.  
(SCode-NS [BL] **) [PR] 30% OFF

Item: TT3587 BA243
Price
£39.00
UK Postage: £6.00
Europe Postage:£9.00
Elsewhere: £16.00

VERY EARLY CUNARD STEAMSHIP COMPANY DINING PLATE

DESCRIPTION -- From the Cunard Line this is an early plate which is extremely colourful and a rare find and not mny of this style are seen around.  It is bottom marked ‘Cunard Steamship Company’ and is in an excellent condition dating from the 1930’s/40’s with the size as 6" (15cm).   
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]  

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Cunard Line was the only company to continue regular transatlantic ocean crossings by liners after the 1970s.  The French Line, Italian Line, the United States Line had gone out of business.  Swedish America Line, Holland America Line along with Home Lines continued but only operating cruise ships.  Liner service between New York and Europe was only offered by Cunard.   The QE2 made numerous crossings into the 21st Century – making Cunard Line the only way to cross the pond and continuing the tradition of “getting there is half the fun.”

NOTES -- Many different and varied maritime shipping groups are covered on the Travellers in Time website so please email us at sales@travellersintime.net to ask about any items you see listed for more information. 
(SCode-S [Cunard] **) [PR] 25% OFF

Item: TT3529 BA240
Price
£29.00
UK Postage: £5.00
Europe Postage:£7.00
Elsewhere: £11.00

VERY EARLY SILVER PLATED SALT/MUSTARD POT FROM THE P&O LINE

DESCRIPTION -- From the P&O Line shipping company this is an original as used on board item from the 1940's/50's and is a salt/mustard pot which is silver-plated. It is in a good condition and has its original glass insert and the size of the item is 2½" (7cm) wide and shows on the front the P&O marking.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- The Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company, which is usually known as P&O, is a British shipping and logistics company which dates from the early 19th century. Following its sale in March 2006 to Dubai Ports World for 3.9 billion, it became a subsidiary of DP World; however, the P&O brand has been retained. The company was headquartered in London, in the United Kingdom; it was listed on the London Stock Exchange and was a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index.

NOTES -- You can email Travellers in Time on sales@travellersintime.net anytime for any enquiries about items on the website that you wish to purchase.
(SCode-C [P&O] **) [PR] 25% OFF

Item: TT3448 BA237
Price
£22.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £9.00

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.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]    

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.  
(SCode-S [BISNC] **) [PR] 35% OFF

Item: TT3330 BA233
Price
£19.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £9.00

VERY EARLY AS USED IN SERVICE LARGE SIZE SANDWICH PLATE FROM THE ROYAL MAIL LINES

DESCRIPTION -- Superb item which is an as used in service sandwich plate from the Royal Mail Lines.  Produced in the distinctive floral red design, the item is in an excellent condition and used on board vessel and is bottom marked and original from the 1950's (click on the picture for a close up of the plate).
[HAVE 2 AVAILABLE]    

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- Formerly known as the Royal Mail Steam Packet Company it received the mail contract for the West Indies and commenced operating in 1841. A West Indies inter-island service was also operated. In 1850 services expanded to South America. A joint service with Holland America Line to the Pacific coast of North America started in 1921. In 1932 the giant Kylsant Shipping empire collapsed and the chairman Lord Kylsant was jailed for issuing a false prospectus. Royal Mail Steam Packet Company went into liquidation, Royal Mail Lines Limited was formed and took over the assets of the Royal Mail Steam Packet Company, the Nelson Line and David MacIver & Company.

NOTES -- Due to very large increases in postage costs to America, the price shown will cover large items but may take up to but not more than 42 days to receive from despatch.  If items are wanted sooner a price on request can be given.  You can always contact us at Travellers in Time via our email on sales@travellersintime.net for any enquiries about items you wish to purchase or are interested in.
(SCode-S [CHINA] ** )  [PR] 35% OFF

Item: TT3215 BA228
Price
£19.00
UK Postage: £7.00
Europe Postage:£10.00
Elsewhere: £18.00

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