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LARGE SIZE ASHTRAY FROM THE BELGIUM MARITIME SHIPPING COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- Rare to find early large sized original china ashtray from the Belgium Maritime Shipping Company (Compagnie Maritime Belge) which is in a great condition and a great souvenir from the company.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- CMB, Compagnie Maritime Belge, is a maritime group with its registered offices in Antwerp. The company was founded in 1895.

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-S)

Item: TT2461 BA204
Price
£22.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£5.50
Elsewhere: £7.00

AMERICAN THEME MARITIME CHINA COLLECTION ENTITLED FAIR WINDS

DESCRIPTION -- This is pair of items from a collection entitled 'Fair Winds' and are original copper engravings. They are depicting Historical Scenes of Chinese Export to America. They were made by 'Alfred Meakin' in Staffordshire, England several years ago. The china pieces show different views and are a large plate and a cup & saucer.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- Alfred was the brother of James and George Meakin (See J & G Meakin) and founded the pottery in 1874. He ran a very successful business mass producing tableware for both the domestic market, and the growing export market of the 40's and 50's. In 1976 the pottery merged with Myott, Son and Co, who were later bought by the Churchill Group in 1991.

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-0)

Item: TT2458 BA204
Price
£15.00
UK Postage: £6.00
Europe Postage:£8.00
Elsewhere: £11.00

SUPERB COFFEE POT FROM THE SHELL OIL COMPANY TANKERS LIMITED

DESCRIPTION -- From the famous Shell Oil Company Tankers Limited this is a fantastic coffee pot which dates from around the 1960's and is in an as new condition with the height of the coffee pot being 5" (13cm).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- Shell Oil Company is the United States-based subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell, a multinational "oil major" of Anglo-Dutch origins, which is amongst the largest oil companies in the world. Approximately 22,000 Shell employees are based in the U.S. The U.S. head office is in Houston, Texas. Shell Oil Company, including its consolidated companies and its share in equity companies, is one of Americafs largest oil and natural gas producers, natural gas marketers, gasoline marketers and petrochemical manufacturers.

NOTES -- 1000's of other maritime items are available to buy with many not yet listed on the website. If you require more information contact us on sales@travellersintime.net and we will get back to you. (SCode-L)

Item: TT2400 BA202
Price
£39.00
UK Postage: £6.00
Europe Postage:£9.00
Elsewhere: £13.00

EARLY CHINA SIDE PLATE FROM THE CUNARD STEAMSHIP COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- From the Cunard Steamship Company an early dining side plate and is produced in the original old traditional company design pattern. It is a China piece and is bottom marked Cunard Steamship Company with the size being 6" (17.5cm) wide and is in a very good condition (click on the picture to see the bottom marked logo).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- The Cunard Line is an American owned shipping company based at Santa Clarita, California with offices at Carnival House in Southampton, England, and owned by the dual listed company Carnival Corporation, PLC, headquartered in Miami, Florida. It has been a leading operator of passenger ships on the North Atlantic, celebrating 175 years of operation in 2015. In 1839, Nova Scotian Samuel Cunard was awarded the first British trans-Atlantic steamship mail contract, and the next year formed the British and North American Royal Mail Steam-Packet Company to operate the line's four pioneer paddle steamers on the Liverpool'Halifax'Boston route.

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-S)[PR] 

Item: TT2385 BA199
Price
£22.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£5.50
Elsewhere: £7.50

CHINA SIDE PLATE FROM THE CANADIAN PACIFIC STEAMSHIP COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- Side plate from the Canadian Pacific Steamship Company and is produced in the traditional company design pattern. It is a China piece and is bottom marked CP Ships with the size being 6" (16cm) wide and is in a very good condition (click on picture to see a view of the base of the plate).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- In the early 1880s, the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) negotiated with the Government of the United Kingdom to establish a trans-Pacific steamship routes between Vancouver and the Far East. In 1891, the Canadian Pacific Railway adopted a new name — the Canadian Pacific Steamship Company (CPSC). The CPSC became one of the many shipping companies operating in and out of Liverpool. The company expanded as people emigrating from Europe to North America provided a larger number of passengers and the company also started holiday cruises. As with other shipping companies, CPSC had larger ships built to cope with the demand.

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-S)

Item: TT2383 BA199
Price
£22.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£5.50
Elsewhere: £7.50

CUP AND SAUCER SET FROM THE UNITED BALTIC CORPORATION COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- Fantastic item from the United Baltic Corporation Company and is china cup and saucer set. It is made in the company design and colour and shows on the saucer the company houseflag and name. The items are in an excellent condition and date from the 1960's (click on the picture to see a close up view of the houseflag and crest).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The United Baltic Corporation was formed as a partnership with Andrew Weir & Co. in 1919. The early 1920s saw services extend from Copenhagen to South Africa, Cuba, Australia, Mexico and North Pacific ports. New York and, later, Philadelphia, Baltimore or Norfolk, Virginia were among the ports of call added for ships on the north Pacific route in 1940. Connections between Vancouver and the far east were handled by Johnson Walton Steamships Ltd of Vancouver, when they were acquired in 1949. Most recently, cargo was the mainstay of the business.

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-N) [PR]

Item: TT2374 BA199
Price
£29.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

SUPERB DECORATIVE CHINA DISH SOUVENIR FROM THE SS UGANDA OF THE B.I.S.N.Co.

DESCRIPTION -- From the vessel the SS Uganda this is a circular china dish which is in a fantastic condition and the item shows in the centre a picture of the ship and the vessel's name. This great item from the British India Steamship Navigational Company has a size of 4" (12cm) wide and the type of item purchased and used on board the vessel.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The British India Steam Navigation Company ("BI") was formed in 1856 as the Calcutta and Burmah Steam Navigation Company. The company had been formed out of Mackinnon, Mackenzie & Co, a trading partnership of the Scots William Mackinnon and Robert Mackenzie, to carry mail between Calcutta and Rangoon. It became British India SN Co in 1862. Under the hand of Lord Inchcape (James Lyle Mackay) who had become chairman in 1913, the company became part of the P&O group of companies in 1914 through a complex amalgamation, but continued with its own identity and organisation for another nearly 60 years until 1972, when it was entirely absorbed into P&O.

NOTES -- After 16 years of running the website as a hobby Travellers in Time now have customers all over the world in the UK, Europe, America, Australia to name but a few. We are available at sales@travellersintime.net anytime for answers to questions that you may have. (SCode-S)

Item: TT2369 BA199
Price
£17.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.50

CHINA PIN DISH FROM THE CONCORDIA LINE SHIPPING COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- Small round china pin dish from the Concordia shipping Line and an early item which is in an excellent condition and shows on it the company name and houseflag in centre with the size being 3" (9cm) wide.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- Maritime artefacts of history

NOTES -- Having been established 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. (SCode-P)

Item: TT2358 BA199
Price
£12.00
UK Postage: £2.50
Europe Postage:£3.50
Elsewhere: £5.50

SIDE PLATE FROM THE FURNESS BERMUDA LINE SHIPPING COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- Excellent condition side plate from the Furness Bermuda Line shipping company which is an original from the company and the size is 5″ (14cm).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- In 1919 Furness Bermuda Line was awarded the mail contract for the New York to Bermuda service. This service reached its zenith in the years just before the Second World War when Furness Bermuda Line ordered two magnificent luxury liners ' the Monarch of Bermuda and the Queen of Bermuda. The Furness-Burmuda Line operated a fleet of steamships that operated primarily between New York and the Bermuda Islands.

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-X)

Item: TT2345 BA197
Price
£25.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£5.50
Elsewhere: £7.50

SMALL CHINA CUP FROM THE ANCHOR DONALDSON LINE SHIPPING COMPANY CIRCA 1910/20

DESCRIPTION -- Old piece from the turn of the 20th century which is a small china cup from the Anchor Donaldson Line shipping company. It is marked with the company pattern and shows on the front the company crest. The item is in a great condition and rare find.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Anchor Donaldson Line mainly traded the transatlantic route and worked around the USA and Canada. Routes out of London and Liverpool UK were common place.

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-L)

Item: TT2301 BA195
Price
£24.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

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