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EARLY AS USED ON BOARD ICE CREAM SPOON FROM THE CUNARD WHITESTAR LINE

DESCRIPTION -- Early as used on board ice cream spoon from the Cunard Whitestar Line shipping company which is in a very good condition and shows on it the company name (click on the picture to see a closer view of the name).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Very Good

HISTORY
-- In 1934, White Star merged with its chief rival, Cunard Line, which operated as Cunard White Star Line until 1950.  Today it is most famous for the innovative vessel Oceanic of 1870, the Olympic class ocean liners, including the ill-fated liners RMS Titanic and HMS Britannic, and the tender SS Nomadic.

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.net and we will see if we have it in stock for you amongst the many items which are not yet on the website.  (SCode-R)

Item: TT2998 BA219
Price
£15.00
UK Postage: £2.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

VERY RARE AND ORIGINAL OLD OVAL SIDE PLATE FROM THE RMS QUEEN MARY

DESCRIPTION -- Original and rare to find oval dish from the RMS Queen Mary produced in the traditional black chequered design.  In a good condition with the size being 8½" (21cm) x 5" (13cm) and is bottom marked.  
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]   

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- In 1934 the new 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 River Clyde, a portion of which had been widened to accommodate the launch.

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 or may have in stock.  (SCode-S)

Item: TT2996 BA219
Price
£26.00
UK Postage: £6.00
Europe Postage:£8.00
Elsewhere: £10.00

TIE PIN FROM THE FAMOUS VESSEL THE RMS MAURETANIA

DESCRIPTION -- Very rare find of a souvenir tie pin from the vessel the Mauretania.  It is in a very good condition and shows on it a view of the ship and unlikely to find another one like this (click on the picture to see a close up of the ship).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Very 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 RMS Mauretaniain 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 Queento be renamed Mauretania in the interim.

NOTES
-- If you have any enquiries about particular maritime items of interest that you are looking for, please contact us at sales@travellersintime.netto see if we can help or may have in stock. (SCode-LN)

Item: TT2993 BA219
Price
£45.00
UK Postage: £1.50
Europe Postage:£3.00
Elsewhere: £5.00

EXTREMELY RARE TO FIND MATCH CASE FROM THE CUNARD LINE VESSEL THE RMS CARMANIA

DESCRIPTION -- Dating from the 1920’s this is a very rare to find match case with striker from the Cunard Line ship the RMS Carmania.  It shows on the front the company houseflag and name and is in a very good condition.  Very rare and unlikely to find another one.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]   

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- RMS Carmania was a British ocean liner designed by Leonard Peskett and built by John Brown and Co for the Cunard Line. When launched, the Carmania and her sister ship, the RMS Caronia, were the largest ships in the Cunard fleet and two of the fastest in the world, since they had been designed to compete with the Germans for the Blue Riband. The Carmania had steam turbines, and the Caronia had quadruple-expansion engines.

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

Item: TT2987 BA219
Price
£75.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£5.00
Elsewhere: £7.00

VERY RARE AND ORIGINAL OLD PLATE FROM THE RMS QUEEN MARY

DESCRIPTION -- Very rare to find old plate from the Queen Mary showing original first black & white design.  First used on the Mauretania it is bottom marked with the size being 7"(18cm).  Has some slight damage to the bottom but otherwise in a good condition (click on the picture for more views).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY
-- Queen Mary sailed on her maiden voyage on 27 May 1936 and captured the Blue Riband in August of that year; she lost the title to SS Normandiein 1937 and recaptured it in 1938, holding it until 1952 when she was beaten by the new SS United States. With the outbreak of the Second World War, she was converted into a troopship and ferried Allied soldiers for the duration of the war.

NOTES
-- Many different cruise lines and maritime shipping companies are included on the Travellers in Time website. For information on any of these please email us at sales@travellersintime.netto ask about any particular items you may be looking for.  (SCode-0)

Item: TT2902 BA217
Price
£22.00
UK Postage: £5.00
Europe Postage:£7.00
Elsewhere: £10.00

VERY EARLY UNUSED FLAT PACK BOX OF MATCHES FROM THE CUNARD LINE

DESCRIPTION -- Pack of early type souvenir matches from the Cunard Line which are a rare find and unused.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION --
Good

HISTORY -- In 1840, Sir Samuel Cunard set sail aboard Britannia and founded the great transatlantic steamship service. ... From the small paddle steamers to the magnificence of the Queens, Cunard Line has operated a vast array of ships over 175 years.

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-NS)

Item: TT2895 BA215
Price
£5.00
UK Postage: £1.50
Europe Postage:£3.00
Elsewhere: £5.00

VERY EARLY UNUSED FLAT PACK BOX OF MATCHES FROM THE ROYAL NAVY

DESCRIPTION -- Pack of early type souvenir matches from the Royal Navy Royal Marines which are a rare find and are unused.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Good

HISTORY
-- The Royal Navy has protected Britain's shores and coastline for hundreds of years and was once the most powerful naval fighting force in the world. It has also had many heroic naval leaders over the centuries.

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-N)

Item: TT2892 BA215
Price
£4.00
UK Postage: £1.50
Europe Postage:£3.00
Elsewhere: £5.00

VERY RARE CUNARD LINE SAUCER PRODUCED IN ORIGINAL FIRST DESIGN STYLE

DESCRIPTION -- Very rare to find dating from the 1930's a Cunard Line saucer produced in the original early first design used.  It shows on it the company crest and name and is in a very good condition for such an old item which would have been used in service and the size is 6" (16cm) wide (click on the picture for a close up of the crest in the centre).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]    

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- An extremely famous shipping line that needs no introduction the Cunard Line is one of the most talked about of companies in the world.

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 if we can help you to find those items. 
(SCode-P)

Item: TT2928 BA218

VERY EARLY SOUVENIR LADIES CIGARETTE CASE FROM THE RMS QUEEN MARY CIRCA 1940

DESCRIPTION -- From the 1940's this is a very rare to find ladies souvenir cigarette case from the RMS Queen Mary which is in an excellent condition and one of the first seen (click on the picture to see another view).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]   

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- Queen Mary sailed on her maiden voyage on 27 May 1936 and captured the Blue Riband in August of that year; she lost the title toSS Normandie in 1937 and recaptured it in 1938, holding it until 1952 when she was beaten by the new SS United States. With the outbreak of World War II, she was converted into a troopship and ferried Allied soldiers for the duration of the war.
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.net and we will see if we have it in stock for you. (SCode-NS)

Item: TT2864 BA215
Price
£45.00
UK Postage: £2.50
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

VERY RARE OLD JIGSAW OF THE CUNARD LINE VESSEL THE RMS LACONIA

DESCRIPTION -- From a set of five this is a jigsaw puzzle of the RMS Laconia of the Cunard Line.  It is complete and in its original box and in an excellent condition and dates from the 1930's and the size is 9" (24cm) x 7" (19cm).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- The new ship was launched on 9 April 1921, and made her maiden voyage on 25 May 1922 from Southampton to New York City. At the outbreak of World War II she was converted into an Armed Merchant Cruiser, and subsequently a troopship. Like her predecessor, sunk during the First World War, this Laconia was also destroyed by a German submarine. Some estimates of the death toll have suggested that over 1,649 people were killed when the Laconia sank.

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-NR)

Item: TT2860 BA215
Price
£39.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £9.00

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