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75TH ANNIVERSARY TIE FROM THE CANADIAN PACIFIC LINE COVERING ATLANTIC CROSSINGS FROM 1903 - 1978

DESCRIPTION -- Celebration tie from the shipping company the Canadian Pacific Line.  It celebrates 75 years of service in the North Atlantic and from 1903 – 1978.  The tie is in an excellent condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Excellent

HISTORY
-- CP Ships was a large Canadian shipping company established in the 19th century. From the late 1880s until after World War II, the company was Canada's largest operator of Atlantic and Pacific steamships. Many immigrants travelled on CP ships from Europe to Canada. The sinking of the steamship RMS Empress of Ireland was the largest maritime disaster in Canadian history. The company provided Canadian Merchant Navy vessels in World Wars I and II. Twelve vessels were lost due to enemy action in World War II including the largest ship sunk by a German U-Boat.

NOTES
-- Many other similar items are also available from Travellers in Time and are listed on the website. Several different categories are available to view and a search facility to find any items.  If further information is required please contact us with your interested subject at sales@travellersintime.net. (SCode-P)

Item: TT2809 BA213
Price
£10.00
UK Postage: £2.25
Europe Postage:£3.50
Elsewhere: £5.50

OBLONG CONTAINER SHAPE ASHTRAY FROM THE HARRISON LINE

DESCRIPTION -- From the 1960’s this is a Harrison Line shipping company ashtray made in the shape of a shipping container of the type as used on board during those years and the size is 5½" (14cm) x 2½" (6cm).
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CONDITION
-- Excellent

HISTORY
-- For upwards of 140 years T & J Harrison have been involved in shipping, modestly in the early days but with increasing investment from the 1860s.  The company, which was founded as a family partnership in 1853,  remained wholly private.  The first ventures were into the wine and particularly brandy trades of the Charente  and it was the Charente Steamship Company which was founded in 1871 and expanded in 1884 to own the ships, with Thomas and James Harrison as managers.

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-S)

Item: TT2806 BA213

EARLY COMPANY TIE FROM THE TURNBULL SCOTT LINE SHIPPING COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- Company tie originating from the Turnbull Scott Shipping Line which is in an excellent condition and dates from the design of the 1950’s (click on the picture to see a close up of the design). 
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CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- Although originating in Whitby, Reginald Turnbull and Robert Scott entered ship owning in London in 1882. The company were mostly concerned in tramping work, but also had a steady grain trade from the River Plate. Two owned ships and one managed ship were lost to enemy action in the 1914-18 war.

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Item: TT2802 BA213
Price
£11.00
UK Postage: £2.25
Europe Postage:£3.50
Elsewhere: £5.50

PACK OF UNUSED AS NEW PLAYING CARDS FROM THE LAMPORT HOLT LINE LIMITED

DESCRIPTION -- Pack of souvenir playing cards from the Lamport Holt Line shipping company limited and they are as new, unopened and in excellent condition and date from the 1950’s. 
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CONDITION -- Unused

HISTORY -- The Lamport and Holt Line was founded in 1845 by W.L. Lamport from Workington and George Holt (brother of Alfred Holt of the Blue Funnel Line). This partnership owned wooden sailing vessels trading with North and South America, South Africa and India. After some tentative involvement with steamers with James Moss & Co., and Papayanni Brothers in the Mediterranean, in the mid-1850s, two 1,300 ton tramp steamers were bought in 1861-1862.

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Item: TT2790 BA212
Price
£14.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

WOODEN WALL PLAQUE FROM THE HOLLAND STEAMSHIP COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- Dating from the 1940’s this item is from the Holland Steamship Company and is a wooden wall hanging plaque showing the company name.  It is aged and in a good to fair condition and a rare find with the size being 12" (30cm) x 9¾" (25cm)
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<p>CONDITION – Good/Fair

<p>HISTORY -- The Holland Steamship Company(Dutch: Hollandsche Stoomboot Maatschappij (HSM)) was formed in Amsterdam in 1885 to run a steamship service from Amsterdam to London.  Outside of its passenger / cargo services, Holland Steamship Company operated cargo services to many ports around the coasts of the U.K. and Ireland - see 'Routes' above.  Passengers would occasionally be carried on these vessels but it was on an ad hoc basis.  A feature of the ships deployed on the London service was the mounting of deck cranes to facilitate speedy cargo handling.

<p>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-L)

Item: TT2772 BA212
Price
£29.00
UK Postage: £6.00
Europe Postage:£8.00
Elsewhere: £11.00

EARLY COMPANY TIE FROM THE DONALDSON LINE SHIPPING COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- Company tie originating from the Donaldson Line which is produced in blue and is in an excellent condition and dates from the design of the 1970’s. 
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CONDITION
-- Excellent

HISTORY
-- The company was founded in 1855 as the Donaldson Brothers. They acquired their first ship in 1858, a wooden barque, and it was placed in service between the Clyde, Brazil and the River Plate. About 1880, they added routes from Glasgow to Quebec and Montreal. In 1894, Bristol to Montreal was added but was soon discontinued due to a lack of freight. They became Donaldson Line Limited in 1913. In 1916 the Anchor Line obtained a controlling interest in the four Donaldson passenger steamers and a separate company, Anchor-Donaldson Ltd was formed to operate them.

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: TT2770 BA212
Price
£14.00
UK Postage: £2.25
Europe Postage:£3.50
Elsewhere: £5.50

SET OF SOUVENIR PLAYING CARDS FROM THE BRITISH INDIA STEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- British India Steam Navigation Company Ltd is a set of souvenir playing cards.  They are a full set which is in the original box and date from the 1950/60’s and in an excellent condition.
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CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- 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, 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.

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Item: TT2765 BA212
Price
£18.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

EARLY COMPANY TIE FROM THE OLOF WALLENIUS LINES SHIPPING COMPANY FROM SWEDEN

DESCRIPTION -- Company tie originating from the Swedish shipping company Olof Wallenius Lines which is in an excellent condition and dates from the design of the 1960’s. 
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- Wallenius Lines is a privately owned Swedish shipping company. The fleet consists of 40 vessels, specializing in transporting cars and trucks worldwide. The fleet is chartered and commercially operated by companies in which Wallenius Lines is a shareholder. The company was founded in 1934 by Olof Wallenius.  Olof Wallenius was born in 1902. His first company, Grosshandelsfirman Olof Wallenius, was founded already in 1922 and traded in empty barrels.

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: TT2761 BA212
Price
£12.00
UK Postage: £2.25
Europe Postage:£3.50
Elsewhere: £5.50

SET OF PLAYING CARDS FROM THE WILSON LINE OF HULL

DESCRIPTION -- Mint condition unopened pack of playing cards from the shipping company the Wilson Line of Hull. In the original box the playing cards have never been used and are as new.
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CONDITION -- Unused

HISTORY -- Thomas Wilson Sons & Co. was a British shipping company, founded in 1840. It evolved from a joint venture formed by merchants Thomas Wilson, John Beckinton and two unrelated partners named Hudson in 1822. The company expanded and by the early 20th century operated a relatively large fleet, but in 1906 part of the operation was merged with the North Eastern Railway creating Wilson's & North Eastern Railway Shipping Co. Ltd. and later in 1916 the remaining company was sold to Sir John Ellerman who created Ellerman's Wilson Line which continued to trade until closed in 1973.

NOTES -- Travellers in Time continually try to list many new and unusual items on the website. We can always be contacted at sales@travellersintime.net for all other maritime enquiries. (SCode-S)

Item: TT2720 BA210

VERY EARLY AND RARE TO FIND LAPEL PIN FROM THE ABERDEEN LINE SHIPPING COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- From the Aberdeen Line this is a lapel pin which is in a good condition and is a rare find and an early type item.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- The Aberdeen Line was a shipping company founded in 1825 by George Thompson of Aberdeen to take sailing vessels to the St. Lawrence, carrying some passengers and returning with cargoes of timber. The business flourished and grew to 12 sailing vessels by 1837, travelling to South America, the Pacific, West Indies and the Mediterranean. In 1842 the line included a regular schedule from London to Australia.

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Item: TT2715 BA210

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