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VOYAGE OPEN OUT LEAFLET FROM THE ROYAL MAIL LINES VESSEL THE ANDES

DESCRIPTION -- From circa 1950's this is a superb open out leaflet brochure of the Royal Mail vessel the Andes which shows views of on board and details of a cruise to South America, and is slightly torn in a couples of places.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]    

CONDITION --  Good

HISTORY -- One of three contemporary well known British cruise ships, the Andes, Caronia and Reina del Mar, Andes can be regarded as one of the finest passenger ships of her time. Andes could compete with Cunard's famous Caronia of 1949 in terms of luxury and service. Originally, she had been built to the highest standards, as Royal Mail intended her to be the finest ship ever on the Latin American run. Andes was ordered from the famous Harland & Wolff shipyard at Belfast. 

NOTES -- Many other different maritime categories and groups are covered on the Travellers in Time website so please email  us at sales@travellersintime.net to ask about any items you cannot see listed as we may have them in stock. 
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Item: TT3159 BA226
Price
£7.00
UK Postage: £2.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

EARLY TYPE ROYAL MAIL LINES SMALL SIZE CUP & SAUCER

DESCRIPTION -- This is an item from the Royal Mail Line which is a small size cup & saucer of the type as used on board ship.  It is in an excellent condition and it is made by Dudson Brothers and is bottom marked, and dates from the 1930's.  
[HAVE 2 AVAILABLE]    

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Royal Mail Steam Packet Company was a British shipping company founded in London in 1839 by a Scot, James MacQueen.  The line's motto was Per Mare Ubique (everywhere by sea).  After good and bad times it became the largest shipping group in the world in 1927 when it took over the White Star Line.  The company was liquidated and its assets taken over by the newly formed Royal Mail Lines in 1932 after financial trouble and scandal; over the years RML declined to no more than the name of a service run by former rival Hamburg.

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.  Having now been established for many years, the Travellers in Time website 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 are looking for. 
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Item: TT2869 BA215
Price
£19.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£7.00
Elsewhere: £11.00

ORIGINAL AS USED IN SERVICE ROYAL MAIL STEAM PACKET COMPANY DAMASK SPREAD

DESCRIPTION -- Original as used on board damask table spread from the Royal Mail Steam Packet Company.  It is an early type item and shows on it in the centre the company logo and reads 'Per Mare Ubique' which means 'Everywhere by the Sea'.  The size of this item is 6ft 6in x 4ft 6in (2m x 1.37cm) and is in a good condition.  The company was taken over by the White Star Line in 1927. (click on the picture to see a close up of the embossed logo in the centre)
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]   

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- The Royal Mail Steam Packet Company was a British shipping company founded in London in 1839 by a Scot, James MacQueen. The line's motto was Per Mare Ubique (everywhere by sea). After good and bad times it became the largest shipping group in the world in 1927 when it took over the White Star Line. The company was liquidated and its assets taken over by the newly formed Royal Mail Lines in 1932 after financial trouble and scandal; over the years RML declined to no more than the name of a service run by a former rival.  

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.  You can email Travellers in Time at sales@travellersintime.net anytime for any enquiries about items on the website that you wish to purchase, or if we have anything similar for sale.
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Item: TT2777 BA212
Price
£35.00
UK Postage: £6.00
Europe Postage:£9.00
Elsewhere: £13.00

MILK JUG IN THE TRADITIONAL FLORAL DESIGN FROM THE ROYAL MAIL LINE

DESCRIPTION -- As used in service milk jug from the Royal Mail Line shipping company and is from the 1950's and bottom marked with company name. Produced in the typical company floral pattern and the size of the item is 3" (9cm) and it is in a great condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- The Royal Mail Steam Packet Company was a British shipping company founded in London in 1839 by a Scot, James MacQueen. The line's motto was Per Mare Ubique (everywhere by sea). After good and bad times it became the largest shipping group in the world in 1927 when it took over the White Star Line. The company was liquidated and its assets taken over by the newly formed Royal Mail Lines in 1932 after financial trouble and scandal; over the years RML declined to no more than the name of a service run by a former rival.  

NOTES -- Having now been established for many years now the Travellers in Time website, which is continually run as a hobby by us, continues to attract customers from all over the world in places such as the UK, Europe, America, and Australia. We are available at sales@travellersintime.net for any queries that you may have.
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Item: TT2609 BA209

Sorry this item is sold

EARLY AND VERY RARE ROYAL MAIL LINE SILVER PLATED MATCH HOLDER

DESCRIPTION -- Royal Mail Line shipping company silver-plated match holder which is an early item, ever so rare to find and is circa 1930's.  It shows on it the company houseflag on the front and is in a Good to fair condition (click on the picture to see another view and the houseflag).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good/Fair

HISTORY -- The Royal Mail Steam Packet Company was a British shipping company founded in London in 1839 by a Scot, James MacQueen. The line's motto was Per Mare Ubique (everywhere by sea). After good and bad times it became the largest shipping group in the world in 1927 when it took over the White Star Line. The company was liquidated and its assets taken over by the newly formed Royal Mail Lines in 1932 after financial trouble and scandal; over the years RML declined to no more than the name of a service run a former rival.  

NOTES -- Many other different types of item are also available to purchase 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.
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Item: TT2523 BA206
Price
£22.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£5.00
Elsewhere: £8.00

ROYAL MAIL LINE SHIPPING COMPANY BIRD OF PARADISE DESIGN SUGAR BOWL

DESCRIPTION -- Royal Mail Line shipping company as used on board 'Bird of Paradise' design sugar bowl. It is 3" (8cm) wide and is in a fantastic condition and is bottom marked RML (click on the picture to see base).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Royal Mail Line was originally founded as the Royal Mail Steam Packet Company in 1839. It was responsible for services between the UK and the Caribbean and Central America and North America. The company was purchased by the White Star Line in 1927. In 1932, it changed its name to the Royal Mail Line and re-organisation after scandal and losses. In 1965 the RML was purchased by the Furness, Withy & Co.

NOTES -- After many sucessful years of running the website as a hobby Travellers in Time now have customers all over the world in the UK, Europe, America, Australia, Canada and New Zealand to name but a few. We are available at sales@travellersintime.net anytime for answers to questions that you may have.
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Item: TT2409 BA202

Sorry this item is sold

ROYAL MAIL LINE SHIPPING COMPANY DINNER BOWL

DESCRIPTION -- From the Royal Mail Line shipping company this is an as used on board dinner bowl which is 6" (15cm) wide and is in a fantastic condition and is bottom marked RML.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Royal Mail Line was originally founded as the Royal Mail Steam Packet Company in 1839. It was responsible for services between the UK and the Caribbean and Central America and North America. The company was purchased by the White Star Line in 1927. In 1932, it changed its name to the Royal Mail Line and re-organisation after scandal and losses. In 1965 the RML was purchased by the Furness, Withy & Co.

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.  After many years of running the website as a hobby Travellers in Time now have customers all over the world in places such as the UK, Europe, America, Australia and Japan. Contact us on sales@travellersintime.net for any enquiries.
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Item: TT2297 BA195

Sorry this item is held

ROYAL MAIL LINE CIGARETTE CASE SOUVENIR FROM THE VESSEL THE RMS ANDES

DESCRIPTION -- Souvenir from the Royal Mail Line shipping company which is a clear glass front cigarette case showing on it the RMS Andes and the name of the vessel. A rare find and is in a great condition.
[HAVE 2 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- The Royal Mail Steam Packet Company was a British shipping company founded in London in 1839 by Scot James Macqueen. After good and bad times it became the largest shipping group in the world in 1927 when it took over the White Star Line. So much of Britain's shipping industry was involved in RMSPC that arrangements were made to guarantee the continuation of ship operations after it was liquidated. The Royal Mail Lines Ltd (RML) was created in 1932 and took over the ships of RMSPC and other companies of the former group

NOTES -- Many different types of maritime categories and groups are covered on the Travellers in Time website so please email us anytime at sales@travellersintime.net to ask about any items you cannot see listed.
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Item: TT1859 BA174
Price
£45.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £10.00

SILVER PLATED SALT POT FROM THE ROYAL MAIL LINE CIRCA 1930's

DESCRIPTION -- Silver-plated salt pot from The Royal Mail Line and the 1930's and is in a good condition showing on the front the company houseflag and is an as used onboard item with the size being 3" (8cm) high (click on the picture to see a close up view of the houseflag).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- The Royal Mail Steam Packet Company received the mail contract for the West Indies and commenced operating in 1841. A West Indies inter-island service was also operated. In 1850 services expanded to South America. Several short lived routes were operated and in 1906 Owen Philipps, who later became Lord Kylsant became Chairman of the company. A joint service with Holland America Line to the Pacific coast of North America started in 1921.

NOTES -- If you cannot find the items you are looking for on the Travellers in Time website please contact us with your interest at sales@travellersintime.net.
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Item: TT1452 BA152
Price
£35.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £8.00

ORIGINAL OLD ROYAL MAIL LINE COMPANY ADVERT

DESCRIPTION -- Very nice old stand up 'Company Advert' from the Royal Mail Liner the Andes. The item is in very good condition and is the type of item not seen around today, and the size is 19" x 14" (48cm x 35cm) and is dated circa 1955.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- One of three contemporary well known British cruise ships, Andes, Caronia and Reina del Mar, Andes can be regarded as one of the finest passenger ships of her time. Andes could compete with Cunards famous Caronia of 1949 in terms of luxury and service. Originally, she had been built to the highest standards, as Royal Mail intended her to be the finest ship ever on the Latin American run. Andes was regarded by many as a floating club house, catering for the very rich. 

NOTES -- You can always email Travellers in Time anytime on sales@travellersintime.net for any enquiries about items you wish to purchase
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Item: TT115 BA5
Price
£55.00
UK Postage: £6.00
Europe Postage:£9.00
Elsewhere: £12.00

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