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GLASS DISH FROM THE VESSEL THE SS ORCADES

DESCRIPTION -- From the Orient Line vessel the SS Orcades this is an early  souvenir glass dish with the size being 5" (13cm) x 4" (10cm).  It shows the name on the front and a picture of the vessel.  It is an as new item and dates from the 1960's.
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CONDITION -- As new/unused

HISTORY -- The SS Orcades was an ocean liner serving primarily the UK - Australia - New Zealand route. She started service as a British Royal Mail Ship (RMS) carrying first and tourist class passengers. Orcades carried many migrants to Australia and New Zealand and was later used as a cruise ship. "Orcades" is the Latin name for the Orkney Islands.  Built at the Barrow-in-Furness yard of Vickers-Armstrong, Orcades (yard no. 950) had an identical hull and machinery to P&O's Himalaya (yard no. 951), but differed in superstructure and interior layout. The vessel's near-sister ships were Oronsay and Orsova

NOTES -- Having now been established for many very successful years, the website Travellers in Time is continually run as a hobby by us and not as a business, and 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 items you may be looking for.
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Item: TT2879 BA215
Price
£14.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £9.00

SILVER PLATED DINING LONG SPOON FROM THE ORIENT LINE

DESCRIPTION -- As used onboard long spoon from the Orient Line shipping company which is in a very good condition, and shows the company emblem on the end of the spoon, and is 7" (18cm) long.
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CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- The Orient Line's beginnings can be traced back to the formation of a shipbroking company by James Thompson (or Thomson) in 1797. The company was operating a small fleet of sailing ships by the early 19th century, and by the middle of the century they were sailing on routes all over the world.

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.net to ask about any particular items you may be looking for. 
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Item: TT3315 BA233
Price
£14.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£5.00
Elsewhere: £8.00

SUPERB AS SOLD ON BOARD SS ORIANA SOUVENIR JUG DATED EARLY 1960's

DESCRIPTION -- Ever so rare to find original as sold on board small souvenir jug from the SS Oriana of the Orient Line shipping company.  Rare very early souvenir which is 2½" (6cm) high and in a fantastic condition and shows the name on side.
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CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- The SS Oriana was the last of the Orient Steam Navigation Company's ocean liners. She was built at Vickers-Armstrongs, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, England and launched on 3 November 1959 by Princess Alexandra. Originally resplendent with her owners' traditional corn coloured hull, SS Oriana appeared as an Orient Line ship until 1966, when that company was fully absorbed into the P&O group.

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Item: TT2843 BA214
Price
£65.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £8.00

SILVER PLATED ASHTRAY FROM THE ORIENT LINE VESSEL THE SS ORCADES

DESCRIPTION -- Dating from the 1960's this is a silver-plated ashtray from the orient Line vessel the SS Orcades.  It shows in the centre the company houseflag and vessels name and is in a very good condition.
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CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- The SS Orcades was the first Orient Line post-war new ship built, replacing the 1937 built Orcades which was lost in the war. Orcades was transferred to P&O Line ownership in 1962, later losing her distinctive yellow hull. She was sold for scrap in 1973.

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.netto ask about any particular items you see listed.
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Item: TT2811 BA213
Price
£16.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £9.00

OVAL SERVING DISH FROM THE ORIENT LINE SHIPPING COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- An as used on board item from the Orient Line. It is a dinner serving oval dish and shows on it the company marking.  Very good condition and the size is 8" (20cm) x 6" (15cm) and dating from the 1960's (click on the picture to see a close up of the company logo).
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CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- The Orient Steam Navigation Company, also known as the Orient Line, was a British shipping company with roots going back to the late 18th century. From the early 20th century onwards an association began with P&O which became 51% shareholder in 1919 and culminated in the Orient Line being totally absorbed into that company in 1966.

NOTES -- Due to very large increases in postage costs to America, the price shown will cover large items but may take up to but not more than 42 days to receive from despatch.  If items are wanted sooner a price on request can be given.  1000's of other maritime items are available to buy on the website and many different cruise lines are covered so if you require more information on any of them contact us on sales@travellersintime.net.
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Item: TT3495 BA239
Price
£19.00
UK Postage: £5.00
Europe Postage:£7.00
Elsewhere: £11.00

EARLY STYLE LONG SERVICE BADGE FROM THE ORIENT LINE SHIPPING COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- From the Orient Line shipping company this is a long service pin badge which is an early style badge and dates from the 1960's and is in a good condition.
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CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- The Orient Steam Navigation Company, also known as the Orient Line, was a British shipping company with roots going back to the late 18th century. From the early 20th century onwards an association began with P&O which became 51% shareholder in 1919 and culminated in the Orient Line being totally absorbed into that company in 1966.

NOTES -- If you cannot find the particular items you are looking for on the Travellers in Time website please contact us at sales@travellersintime.net with your interest giving us details.
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Item: TT2803 BA213
Price
£15.00
UK Postage: £2.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

AS NEW SAILOR DOLL SOUVENIR FROM THE ORIENT LINE VESSEL THE SS ORSOVA

DESCRIPTION -- Rare and mint condition from the 1960's this is a sailor doll souvenir from the Orient Line vessel the SS Orsova.  The size of this doll is 8" (20cm) and is in an immaculate as new condition and this type of item is not often found for sale as good as this.
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CONDITION -- Unused

HISTORY -- The SS Orsova, a 1503-passenger ocean liner, was built by Vickers Armstrong Shipbuilders Ltd. of Barrow-in-Furness, England, in 1954 for the Orient Steam Navigation Company for UK to Australia services via the Suez Canal, the voyage taking four weeks.  After 1955, the return trip was eastward via Auckland, Suva, Honolulu, Vancouver, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Panama, Trinidad and Cherbourg.

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.
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Item: TT2788 BA212
Price
£45.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £8.00

UNUSED AND AS NEW LADIES COMPACT SOUVENIR FROM THE ORIENT LINE VESSEL THE SS ORION

DESCRIPTION -- Great item to have found which is a ladies compact souvenir from the SS Orion of the Orient Line.  It is unused and as new and protected in a presentation bag and dates from the 1950's.  It shows on it a view of the vessel and the name and really is a fabulous item which would have been given to the ladies in First Class during a voyage (click on the picture for a closer view of the item).
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CONDITION -- Unused

HISTORY -- The RMS Orion (later the SS Orion) is still considered to be one of the most famous ships on the Australian immigrant run, as she introduced a new standard in ocean travel. Orion was the first British liner with air conditioning in all her public rooms. Built by Vickers-Armstrong in Barrow, Furness, England, she was launched on December 7, 1934 and completed in August 1935.

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.
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Item: TT2786 BA212
Price
£29.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £9.00

GLASS DISH SOUVENIR FROM THE ORIENT/P&O LINE VESSEL THE SS ORIANA

DESCRIPTION -- Dating from the 1950's this is an early souvenir from the Orient/P&O Line vessel the SS Oriana.  It is an oblong glass dish and shows on it a picture of the vessel and name and the size is 6½" (16.5cm) x 3" (8.5cm) and it is in an excellent condition.
ONLY 1 AVAILABLE

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- In May 1954 the Orient Steam Navigation Company began considering replacing SS Orontes and RMS Orion on the United Kingdom to Australia route. One ship was called for, named Orbustus in the early stages of planning, before Oriana was settled on - a reference to both the former Elizabeth I of England (who was nicknamed Oriana) and the recently crowned Queen Elizabeth II. The vessel was later to be run under the banner of the P&O Line.

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.
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Item: TT2760 BA212
Price
£12.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £9.00

SEASHELL DESIGN COFFEE POT FROM THE ORIENT LINE

DESCRIPTION -- Fantastic find which is an as used on board coffee pot from the Orient Line shipping company. It is produced in the traditional sea shell design and dates from the 1960's. The size of the coffee pot is 8" (20cm) high and is bottom marked by makers for the Orient Line. It has very slight damage to the inside top (not seen from outside) as shown if you click on the picture.
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CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- The Orient Steam Navigation Company, also known as the Orient Line, was a British shipping company with roots going back to the late 18th century. From the early 20th century onwards an association began with P&O which became 51% shareholder in 1919 and culminated in the Orient Line being totally absorbed into that company in 1966.

NOTES -- Due to very large increases in postage costs to America, the price shown will cover large items but may take up to but not more than 42 days to receive from despatch.  If items are wanted sooner a price on request can be given.  Many different maritime categories are covered on the Travellers in Time website with many great items for sale. Please email at sales@travellersintime.net to ask about any items you cannot see listed.
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Item: TT2577 BA207
Price
£20.00
UK Postage: £6.00
Europe Postage:£8.00
Elsewhere: £12.00

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