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LARGE B/W PHOTOGRAPH OF THE BLUE STAR LINE VESSEL THE NAPIER STAR

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DESCRIPTION -- Large size B/W photograph of the Blue Star Line vessel the Napier Star which shows the ship at sea.  The photograph is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping photographs and it is in a very good condition with the size of the photograph being 10" (25cm) x 8" (20cm).
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CONDITION -- As New/Unused

HISTORY -- Blue Star Line was one of the most prominent and best loved of British liner companies. In its heyday it operated some of the world's finest cargo liners. This hardback book tells their story, and contains a comprehensive fleet history.

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-B)

Item: TT2649 BA208
Price
£6.00
UK Postage: £2.50
Europe Postage:£3.50
Elsewhere: £5.00

LARGE B/W PHOTOGRAPH OF THE BLUE STAR LINE VESSEL THE PARAGUAY STAR

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DESCRIPTION -- Large sized B/W photograph of the Blue Star Line vessel The Paraguay Star.  The photograph is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping photographs and it is in a very good condition with the size of the photograph being 15” x 11” (39.5cm x 29cm).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Paraguay Star was one of four vessels built after WWII to replace tonnage lost to enemy action. They were refrigerated by brine grids cooled by Hall's CO2 compressors. Refrigerated lockers were also provided in the deck sides. Chilled beef was carried from Buenos Aires to the European market as hung carcasses on hooks and rails provided for this purpose. With accommodation for 68 passengers she operated a regular service to South America, calling at Lisbon, Las Palmas, Rio de Janeiro, Santos, Montevideo and terminating at Buenos Aires, on a seven week turnaround.

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

Item: TT2660 BA209
Price
£6.00
UK Postage: £2.50
Europe Postage:£3.50
Elsewhere: £5.00

B/W PHOTOGRAPH OF THE BLUE STAR LINE VESSEL THE GLADSTONE STAR

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DESCRIPTION -- An early B/W photograph from the Blue Star Line vessel The Gladstone Star taken early on in her history. The size is 7" (18cm) x 5" (13cm).
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CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Blue Star Line was a British passenger and cargo shipping company formed in 1911, and in operation until 1998.  Blue Star Line was formed as an initiative by the Vestey Brothers, a Liverpool-based butchers company, who had founded the Union Cold Storage Company to take advantage of refrigeration practices. They developed a large importation business, shipping frozen meat from South America to Britain, initially from Argentina on ships of the Royal Mail Steam Packet Company, and other shipping lines that called at South American ports.

NOTES -- This larger sized photograph is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping photographs. If there is a particular photograph of a vessel you are looking for please let Travellers in Time know at sales@travellersintime.net. (SCode-50)

Item: TT2748 BA211
Price
£5.00
UK Postage: £1.50
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LARGE B/W PHOTOGRAPH OF THE BLUE STAR LINE VESSEL THE URUGUAY STAR

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DESCRIPTION -- As new large size B/W photograph of the Blue Star Line vessel the Uruguay Star which is 10" (25cm) x 8" (20cm) in size and shows the ship at sea.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- As New/Unused

HISTORY -- The Blue Star Line was a British passenger and cargo shipping company formed in 1911, and in operation until 1998.

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-B)

Item: TT2650 BA208
Price
£6.00
UK Postage: £2.50
Europe Postage:£3.50
Elsewhere: £5.00

LARGE COLOUR PHOTOGRAPH OF THE BLUE STAR LINE VESSEL THE CANTERBURY STAR

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DESCRIPTION -- Large size colour photograph of the Blue Star line vessel the Canterbury Star which shows the ship at sea.  The photograph is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping photographs and it is in a very good condition with the size of the photograph being 10" (25cm) x 8" (20cm).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- As New/Unused

HISTORY -- The company was formally registered on 28th July 1911 and the first ships were registered with Lloyds Register of Shipping between 1912-1913. Prior to World War I, seven refrigerated ships sailed under the Blue Star Line banner, carrying eggs and other perishables to England from China.

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-B)

Item: TT2645 BA208
Price
£6.00
UK Postage: £2.50
Europe Postage:£3.50
Elsewhere: £5.00

LARGE B/W PHOTOGRAPH OF THE BLUE STAR LINE VESSEL THE BRAZILIA STAR

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DESCRIPTION -- B/W photograph of the Blue Star Line vessel the Brazilia Star which is in an unused condition and shows the ship at sea.  The photograph is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping photographs and the size being 10" (25cm) x 8" (20cm).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- As New/Unused

HISTORY -- The Blue Star Line was a British passenger and cargo shipping company formed in 1911, and in operation until 1998. Blue Star Line was formed as an initiative by the Vestey Brothers, a Liverpool-based butchers company, who had founded the Union Cold Storage Company to take advantage of refrigeration practices. They developed a large importation business, shipping frozen meat from South America to Britain, initially from Argentina on ships of the Royal Mail Steam Packet Company, and other shipping lines that called at South American ports.

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-B)

Item: TT2648 BA208
Price
£6.00
UK Postage: £2.50
Europe Postage:£3.50
Elsewhere: £5.00

AN ORIGINAL B/W PHOTOGRAPH OF THE BLUE STAR LINE VESSEL 'THE AUCHLAND STAR'

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DESCRIPTION -- B/W postcard size photo of the Blue Star Line vessel The Auchland Star. The photograph is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping photos and it is in a very good condition and protected in a plastic wallet.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- As New/Unused

HISTORY -- Blue Star Line was originally owned by the brothers William and Edmund Vestey, members of a family of Liverpool grocers. Responding to the development of refrigeration technology, they built up a worldwide food importation business, particularly frozen Chinese eggs and poultry. Blue Star Line was registered on 28 July 1911, its vessels carrying imported frozen meat from South America, particularly Argentina.

NOTES -- Many 100's of other maritime items are available to buy on the website. If you require more information contact us on sales @travellersintime.net (SCode-50)

Item: TT1605 BA161
Price
£2.00
UK Postage: £1.50
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £5.00

LARGE COLOUR PHOTOGRAPH OF THE BLUE STAR LINE VESSEL THE ANDALUCIA STAR

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DESCRIPTION -- Large sized colour photograph of the Blue Star Line vessel the Andalucia Star and shows the ship at sea.  The photograph is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping photographs and it is in a very good condition with the size of the photograph being 10" (25cm) x 8" (20cm).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- As New/Unused

HISTORY -- The Blue Star Line was founded by brothers William and Edmund Vestey in 1911 to ship meat in refrigerated vessels from Australia, New Zealand and South America to the UK. Expanding into passenger services as well as refrigerated and general cargo, the line launched services to South America via Portugal and the Canary Islands in the 1920s.

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-B)

Item: TT2647 BA208
Price
£6.00
UK Postage: £2.50
Europe Postage:£3.50
Elsewhere: £5.00

LARGE B/W PHOTOGRAPH OF THE BLUE STAR LINE VESSEL THE ENGLISH STAR

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DESCRIPTION -- Large size B/W photograph of the Blue Star Line vessel the English Star and shows the vessel at sea.  The photograph is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping photographs and it is in a very good condition with the size of the photograph being 10" (25cm) x 8" (20cm).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The company was formally registered on 28th July 1911 and the first ships were registered with Lloyds Register of Shipping between 1912-1913. Prior to World War I, seven refrigerated ships sailed under the Blue Star Line banner, carrying eggs and other perishables to England from China.

NOTES -- Having been established now for over 16 years, Travellers in Time are 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-B)

Item: TT2646 BA208
Price
£6.00
UK Postage: £2.50
Europe Postage:£3.50
Elsewhere: £5.00

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