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COPPER DISH SOUVENIR FROM THE ROYAL NAVAL VESSEL HMS DEVONSHIRE

DESCRIPTION -- From the Royal Naval vessel HMS Devonshire this is a round copper dish and the size is 3½" (9cm).  It is an early produced item and shows in the centre to ships crest and is in a good condition.
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CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- HMS Devonshire, pennant number 39, was a County-class heavy cruiser of the London sub-class built for the Royal Navy in the late 1920's. The ship spent most of her pre-World War II career assigned to the Mediterranean Fleet aside from a brief tour with the China Station. She spent a few months after the start of the Second World War in September 1939 in the Mediterranean until she was transferred to the Home Fleet and became flagship of a cruiser squadron.

NOTES -- Over many years now Travellers in Time have listed a great deal of unusual items on the website. For information on any of these or other interested items we can always be contacted at sales@travellersintime.net for all maritime enquiries.
(SCode-0 [HMS] **)

Item: TT2767 BA212
Price
£15.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £10.00

COPPER DISH FROM THE ROYAL NAVAL VESSEL HMS CORNWALL

DESCRIPTION -- Early great condition souvenir item from the Royal Naval vessel HMS Cornwall and is a copper dish which is 4" (10cm) wide and shows the ships emblem in the centre.
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CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- HMS Cornwall, pennant number 56, was a County-class heavy cruiser of the Kent subclass built for the Royal Navy in the mid-1920's. She was built at Devonport Dockyard (Plymouth, UK). In a single ship action of 8 May 1941 Cornwall sank the German commerce raider Pinguin but was hit in the stern. She returned to Durban for repairs, which were completed on 10 June 1941. On 25 November 1941, Cornwall intercepted the Vichy-French merchant Surcouf off the east coast of Somalia and brought her to Aden. Surcouf was en route to Djibouti with food.

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(SCode-0 [RN] **

Item: TT2553 BA207
Price
£15.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £10.00

POSTCARD SIZE PHOTOGRAPH OF THE ROYAL NAVAL VESSEL HMS RECLAIM

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DESCRIPTION -- A postcard sized photograph of the Royal Naval ship HMS Reclaim which is in an excellent condition.
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CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- HMS Reclaim is the first of two multi-role hydro-graphic survey ships commissioned by the Royal Navy. With her sister ship, HMS Enterprise, they form the Echo class of survey vessels. She was built by Appledore Shipbuilders in Devon in 2002[3] and is the ninth Royal Navy vessel to carry the name.

NOTES -- This postcard is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping postcards and is protected in a plastic wallet. If there is a particular postcard of a vessel that you are looking for please let Travellers in Time know at sales@travellersintime.net.
(SCode-50 [HMS] **)   

Item: TT2628 BA208
Price
£3.00
UK Postage: £2.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

POSTCARD OF THE ROYAL NAVAL VESSEL HMS ECHO

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DESCRIPTION -- Postcard of the Royal Naval ship HMS Echo which is in an excellent condition.
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CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Echo-class was a class of inshore survey vessel built for the British Royal Navy in 1958'1959. The class was designed to operate in close waters such as harbour approaches, shipping lanes, rivers and estuaries. Together, the ships of this class formed the Royal Navy's Inshore Survey Squadron.

NOTES -- This postcard is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping postcards and is protected in a plastic wallet. If there is a particular postcard of a vessel that you are looking for please let Travellers in Time know at sales@travellersintime.net.
(SCode-50 [HMS] **)   

Item: TT2677 BA209
Price
£3.00
UK Postage: £2.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

PRESENTATION PLAQUE FOR THE ROYAL NAVAL VESSEL HMS ARK ROYAL

DESCRIPTION -- Moulded model of HMS Ark Royal launched 1950 and produced on a solid wooden plaque. It comes with an original cap tally and full details of the vessel and is 12" (30cm) x 13.75" (35cm) in size and all in a good condition.
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CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- The ship was originally designated to be called 'Irresistible', but was renamed 'Ark Royal' prior to launch. The immediately previous Ark Royal, also an aircraft carrier, was torpedoed off Gibraltar on 14 November 1941 with the loss of one member of the ship's company. She was launched in 1950, and her completion took five more years. In this time, she underwent redesign and, when completed, she was markedly different from her sister ship.

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(SCode-0 [HMS] **)

Item: TT2537 BA206
Price
£12.00
UK Postage: £5.00
Europe Postage:£8.00
Elsewhere: £12.00

POSTCARD SIZE PHOTOGRAPH OF THE ROYAL NAVAL VESSEL HMS PHOEBE

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DESCRIPTION -- Postcard sized photograph of the Royal Naval ship HMS Phoebe which is in an excellent condition.
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CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- HMS Phoebe (F42) was a Leander-class frigate of the Royal Navy (RN). She was, like the rest of her class, named after a figure of mythology. Built by Alexander Stephen and Sons on the River Clyde, she was launched on 19 December 1964 and commissioned on 15 May 1966.

NOTES -- This photograph is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping photographs and is protected in a plastic wallet. 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 [HMS] **)   

Item: TT2672 BA209
Price
£2.00
UK Postage: £2.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

POSTCARD SIZE PHOTOGRAPH OF THE ROYAL NAVAL VESSEL HMS BIRMINGHAM

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DESCRIPTION -- Postcard sized photograph of the Royal Naval ship HMS Birmingham which is in an excellent condition.
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CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- HMS Birmingham was a Type 42 destroyer laid down by Cammell Laird and Company, Limited, at Birkenhead on 28 March 1972, launched on 30 July 1973 by Lady Empson, wife of Sir Derek Empson and commissioned on 3 December 1976. She was named for the city of Birmingham, England.

NOTES -- This photograph is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping photographs and is protected in a plastic wallet. 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 [HMS] **)   

Item: TT2667 BA209
Price
£2.00
UK Postage: £2.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

POSTCARD SIZE PHOTOGRAPH OF THE ROYAL NAVAL VESSEL HMS SOBERTON

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DESCRIPTION -- Postcard sized photograph of the Royal Naval ship HMS Soberton which is in an excellent condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- HMS Soberton Ton class was a coastal minesweeper built in the 1950's for the Royal Navy, but also used by other navies such as the South African Navy and the Royal Australian Navy. The use of this type of vessel was intended to meet the threat of seabed mines laid in shallow coastal waters, rivers, ports and harbours, a task for which the existing ocean-going minesweepers of the Algerine-class were not suited.

NOTES -- This photograph is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping photographs and is protected in a plastic wallet. 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 [HMS] **)   

Item: TT2673 BA209
Price
£2.00
UK Postage: £2.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

POSTCARD SIZE PHOTOGRAPH OF THE ROYAL NAVAL VESSEL HMS FEARLESS

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DESCRIPTION -- Postcard sized photograph of the Royal Naval ship HMS Fearless which is in an excellent condition.
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CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- HMS Fearless (L10) was a Royal Navy ship that served from 1965 until 2002. One of two Fearless class amphibious assault ships, she was based in HMNB Portsmouth and saw service around the world over her 37-year life. She was the last steam powered surface ship in the Royal Navy.

NOTES -- This postcard is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping postcards and is protected in a plastic wallet. If there is a particular postcard of a vessel you are looking for please let Travellers in Time know at sales@travellersintime.net.
(SCode-50 [HMS] **)   

Item: TT2678 BA209
Price
£3.00
UK Postage: £2.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

POSTCARD OF THE ROYAL NAVAL VESSEL HMS MANXMAN

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DESCRIPTION -- Postcard of the Royal Naval ship HMS Manxman which is in an excellent condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- HMS Manxman (M70) was an Abdiel-class minelayer. The ship is named for an inhabitant of the Isle of Man. Commissioned on 7 June 1941, her first mission was the delivery of mines to Murmansk. Manxman then transferred to the Mediterranean, where she was employed on relief runs to Malta.

NOTES -- This postcard is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping postcards and is protected in a plastic wallet. If there is a particular postcard of a vessel you are looking for please let Travellers in Time know at sales@travellersintime.net.
(SCode-50 [HMS] **)   

 
Item: TT2620 BA208
Price
£3.00
UK Postage: £2.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

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