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P&O LARGE SIZE DINNER PLATE PRODUCED IN THE EARLY TRADITIONAL DESIGN

DESCRIPTION -- From the P&O shipping line this is an as used on board large size dining plate and the size is 9½" (24cm) wide.  It is produced in the early traditional pattern, is bottom marked and in a very good condition dating from the 1950’s/1960’s (click on the picture to see a view of the underside markings on the plate).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]   

CONDITION
-- Very Good

HISTORY
-- In 1837 the Peninsular Steam Navigation Company was awarded a government contract to run a weekly mail service between Falmouth and the Iberian Peninsular ports as far as Gibraltar. This date 180 years ago marks the foundation of P&O, the company from which we can trace its roots today.

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 these please contact us on sales@travellersintime.net. (SCode-P)

Item: TT2904 BA217
Price
£10.00
UK Postage: £6.00
Europe Postage:£9.00
Elsewhere: £12.00

BOXED LADIES COMPACT SOUVENIR FROM THE P&O SHIPPING LINE

DESCRIPTION -- This is a Ladies Compact souvenir from the P&O Line shipping company and is in an excellent condition.  It shows on the front the company logo and dates from the 1960’s.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]    

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- P&O Cruises originates from 1822, with the formation of the Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company, which began life as a partnership between Brodie McGhie Willcox, a London ship broker, and Arthur Anderson, a sailor from the Shetland Isles. The company first operated a shipping line with routes between England and the Iberian Peninsula, adopting the name Peninsular Steam Navigation Company.  It is and has been for many years the biggest cruise line company in the world.

NOTES -- You can email Travellers in Time at sales@travellersintime.net anytime for any enquiries about items on the website that you may wish to purchase, or if we perhaps have anything similar for sale. (SCode-S)

Item: TT2899 BA217
Price
£19.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£5.00
Elsewhere: £7.00

P&O LINE VESSEL THE ORIANA DECORATIVE BRASS DISH

DESCRIPTION -- Brass dish from the P&O Line vessel the Oriana.  It is a very decoratively patterned item and is 4"(12cm) wide showing the company houseflag and name in the centre, and is in a very good condition and dates from the 1970's (click on the picture to see a close up of the company emblem).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]    

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- 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, Oriana appeared as an Orient Line ship until 1966, when that company was fully absorbed into the P&O group. Faced with unprofitable around the world passenger routes, the P&O white hulled Oriana was operated as a full-time cruise ship from 1973.

NOTES -- Over many years now Travellers in Time has listed a great deal of unusual items on the website. For information on any of these or any other interested items, we can always be contacted at sales@travellersintime.net for all maritime enquiries, and any items you are looking for. (SCode-P)

Item: TT2880 BA215
Price
£18.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £9.00

SOUVENIR LADIES JEWELLERY BOX FROM THE P&O LINE VESSEL THE SS ARCADIA

DESCRIPTION -- From the P&O Line vessel the SS Arcadia this is a ladies jewellery box souvenir which dates from the 1960's.  It is a good to fair condition and is 3" (8cm) square and was believed to have been given to the ladies on board ship in First Class (click on the picture for another view). 
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]   

CONDITION -- Good/Fair

HISTORY -- SS Arcadia was a passenger liner built for P&O in 1953 to service the UK to Australia route. Towards the end of her life she operated as a cruise ship, based in Sydney, until scrapped in 1979.

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-L)

Item: TT2873 BA215
Price
£25.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£5.00
Elsewhere: £7.00

VERY EARLY SET OF USED PLAYING CARDS FROM THE P&O LINE

DESCRIPTION -- Original set of playing cards from the P&O Line shipping company and are an early souvenir set as purchased on board during the 1940's.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- The P&O Line is one of the most famous of shipping lines in the world and has produced many souvenir items over the years.  The company continues to go from strength to strength and is probably one of the biggest shipping companies in the world.

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-S)

Item: TT2867 BA215
Price
£14.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£5.00
Elsewhere: £7.00

SOUVENIR MUG FROM THE P&O LINE VESSEL THE MV OCEANA

DESCRIPTION -- This is a souvenir mug with colour black from the P&O Line vessel the MV Oceana which is as new and is from its inaugural year. 
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- As new/Unused

HISTORY -- MV Oceana (previously Ocean Princess), is a cruise ship of the P&O Cruises fleet. The ship was built by Fincantieri at their shipyard in Monfalcone, Italy. At over 77,000 tonnes, Oceana is the fifth largest of seven ships currently in service with P&O Cruises. She entered service with the company in November 2002 and was named by HRH the Princess Royal in 2003. Oceana is a sister ship to Sea Princess (which served in the P&O Cruises fleet as Adonia between 2003 and 2005), Sun Princess and Dawn Princess, all of which are Sun-Class cruise ships.

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: TT2837 BA214
Price
£9.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.50

COPPER PLAQUE SOUVENIR FROM THE P&O LNE VESSEL THE SS ORSOVA

DESCRIPTION -- Souvenir from the SS Orsova of the P&O Line which is a copper plaque mounted on wood showing the vessel and the name.  The size is 7½" (19cm) x 3½" (9cm) and is in a very good condition dating from the 1950's. 
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Excellent

HISTORY
-- SS Orsova, was a British ocean liner, built by Vickers Armstrong Shipbuilders Ltd. of Barrow-in-Furness, England for the Orient Steam Navigation Company (Orient Line) for their Great Britain-to-Australia services via the Suez Canal. She was the final development of the 28,000 ton class which began with the SS Orcades of 1948 and continued with the SS Oronsay of 1951.

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-P)

Item: TT2825 BA213
Price
£12.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

P&O LINE ORIGINAL AS USED ON BOARD EMBOSSED WHITE TABLE CLOTH

DESCRIPTION -- P&O Line shipping company and is an as used on board table cloth.  It is a white damask covering a large table and is embossed with pattern and ships company name.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
- Good/Fair

HISTORY
-- P&O can trace its illustrious heritage back to 1837, with the formation of the Peninsular Steam Navigation Company (PSNC).  The PSNC, owned by Arthur Anderson and Brodie McGhie, was awarded the lucrative government contract to carry mail to Spain and Portugal and beyond.  P&O Line is probably the most famous shipping line in the world.

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-C)

Item: TT2813 BA213
Price
£29.00
UK Postage: £6.00
Europe Postage:£8.00
Elsewhere: £11.00

AS NEW SAILOR DOLL SOUVENIR FROM THE P&O LINE VESSEL THE SS CHUSAN

DESCRIPTION -- Great condition item from the 1960's and is a sailor doll souvenir from the P&O vessel the SS Chusan.  The size of this doll is 8" (20cm) and is in an immaculate as new condition.  Not often found for sale as good as this (click on the picture to see a close up of the dolls head).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]  

CONDITION -- Unused

HISTORY -- The SS Chusan was a British ocean liner and cruise ship, built for the Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company (P&O)'s Indian and Far East Service in 1950. She was named after Chusan, a small island off China. A smaller version of the SS Himalaya, the Chusan had a gross register tonnage of 24,215; and a capacity of 1,565 passengers and crew. She was built as a replacement for the ship RMS Viceroy of India, lost in the Second World War.

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. (SCode-NS)

Item: TT2812 BA213
Price
£45.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £8.00

SET OF SOUVENIR PLACE MATS FROM THE P&O LINE

DESCRIPTION -- From the P&O Line shipping company an early type souvenir from the 1960's which is a set of boxed place mats.  The place mats are felt backed and are sized 4" (10cm) x 3" (8cm) and show pictures of the following vessels:
[ONLY 1 SET AVAILABLE
  • SS Canberra
  • SS Ardtaraig
  • MV Strathardle
  • MV Matura
  • MV Trebartha
  • MS Bankura
CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- P&O (formally the Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company) was a British shipping and logistics company dating from the early 19th century. Formerly a public company, it was sold to DP World in March 2006 for £3.9 billion. DP World currently operate three P&O branded businesses, P&O Ferries, P&O Maritime and P&O Heritage.

NOTES
-- If you cannot find what you are looking for on the Travellers in Time website please contact us with your inquiry at sales@travellersintime.net and we will see if we have it in stock for you. (SCode-T)

Item: TT2807 BA213

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