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AS USED IN SERVICE EGG CUP FROM THE UNION CASTLE LINE

ITEM PRICE REDUCED
{was £29 - now £24}


DESCRIPTION
-- From the Union Castle Line shipping company an as used in service egg cup which is double ended and in an excellent condition. The item shows on the inside the Union Castle Line name and motif (click on the item to see a close up of the company logo).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Union-Castle Line was a prominent British shipping line that operated a fleet of passenger liners and cargo ships between Europe and Africa from 1900 to 1977. It was formed from the merger of the Union Line and Castle Shipping Line. It merged with Bullard King and Clan Line in 1956 to form British & Commonwealth Shipping, and then with South African Marine Corporation in 1973 to create International Liner Services, but maintained its separate identity throughout. Its shipping operations ceased in 1977.

NOTES -- Travellers in Time has now been established over 16 years and has many satisfied customers all over the world. Please email us at sales@travellersintime.net to ask about any items you cannot see listed (SCode-L) [PR]

Item: TT2281 BA193
Price
£24.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

FRAMED CIRCULAR PICTURE OF THE OLD UNION CASTLE LINE VESSEL THE DURHAM CASTLE CIRCA EARY 1900's

DESCRIPTION -- From the Union Castle Line shipping company a fantastic and very old wooden framed picture of the vessel the Durham Castle. It is in full colour and in a circular dark wood frame with the size being 6” (15cm) wide. A great find !!
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- DURHAM CASTLE was built in 1904 by Fairfield Ship Building & Engineering Co. at Glasgow with a tonnage of 8217grt, a length of 475ft 5in, a beam of 56ft 8in and a service speed of 14 knots. Sister of the Dover Castle she was initially deployed as an Intermediate steamship but was transferred to the Cape - Mombasa run in 1910. During the First World War she remained on commercial service but often acted as a troopship on the northbound passage.

NOTES -- Travellers in Time list many unusual items on the website. We can always be contacted at sales@travellersintime.net for all maritime enquiries. (SCode-L)

Item: TT1715 BA168
Price
£35.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£5.00
Elsewhere: £8.00

SOUVENIR SMALL CUP FROM THE RMS WALMER CASTLE

DESCRIPTION -- Silver/silver-plated souvenir cup from the old Union Castle Line vessel The Walmer Castle. It is a memento from the 1930's and is 2" (6cm) high and shows on the front a superb houseflag crest and is in a good condition (click on the picture for a closer look at the emblem).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- The vessel RMS Walmer Castle was built at John Brown, Clydebank and launched on March 9th 1921 by the Prince of Wales. It was converted in 1937 to two funnels and given a reshaped bow and used as a troop ship. The vessel was tragically sunk in May 1943.

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Item: TT1425 BA152
Price
£35.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

EARLY COLOURED PICTURE OF THE UNION CASTLE LINE VESSEL THE STIRLING CASTLE

DESCRIPTION -- Early colour picture from the 1960's of the Union Castle Line vessel the Stirling Castle and the size is 11" (28cm) x 8" (21cm) and in a great condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- The RMMV Stirling Castle was a British ocean liner of the Union-Castle Line built by Harland & Wolff in Belfast for the Southampton to South Africa mail service. She was launched on 15 August 1935 and was the first of two identical sister ships, being joined a few months later by the Athlone Castle. A third, slightly larger, ship of the class, the Capetown Castle, joined them in 1938.

NOTES -- After 16 years Travellers in Time still continue to deliver the same good service and reliability all over the world that customers have come to depend on. Contact us at sales@travellersintime.net anytime for any enquiries. (SCode-R { S })

Item: TT2525 BA206
Price
£5.00
UK Postage: £1.75
Europe Postage:£2.75
Elsewhere: £4.50

VARIOUS ITEMS FROM THE DUNNOTTAR CASTLE OF THE UNION CASTLE LINE

DESCRIPTION -- Interesting collection of items from the vessel the MS Dunnottar Castle from The Union Castle Line which are taken from the vessel sailing Cape Town for Southampton 16th June 1952. The items are all original and include:
Luggage labels
Luggage tags and receipts
Pre boarding paperwork
[ONLY 1 SET AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The MS Dunnottar Castle was the original name of a twin-screw passenger ship built in 1936 and more widely known under her later name Victoria or The Victoria. Victoria was a cruise liner first operated by the Incres Steamship Co and later by Chandris Lines in the Caribbean Sea. Victoria was sold to Louis Cruise Lines in 1993 which operated the ship as Princesa Victoria until it was scrapped in India in 2004. Victoria retained a classic liner look with several features unchanged since her pre-war construction for her entire operational life.

NOTES -- Many other different Union Castle Line items are also available from Travellers in Time and are on the website. If you cannot find what you are looking for please contact us with your interest at sales@travellersintime.net. (SCode-S { U }) [PR]

Item: TT647 BA86
Price
£15.00
UK Postage: £1.50
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £5.00

SOUVENIR DATE MACHINE FROM THE REINA DEL MAR OF THE UNION CASTLE LINE

DESCRIPTION -- Souvenir from the Union Castle Line vessel the Reina Del Mar which is a Date Machine which is in a very good condition. It shows on it the ship badge of a bow on view plus also the ships name around the edge and the size of this piece is 4” x 7” (11.5cm x 18cm).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- The Union-Castle Line was a prominent shipping line that operated a fleet of passenger liners and freighters between Europe and Africa from 1900 to 1977. It was formed from the merger of the Union Line and Castle Shipping Line. It merged with Bullard King and Clan Line in 1956 to form British & Commonwealth Shipping, and then with South African Marine Corporation in 1973 to create International Liner Services, but maintained its separate identity throughout. Its shipping operations ceased in 1977.

NOTES -- If you cannot find what you are looking for on the Travellers in Time website please contact us with your interest at sales@travellersintime.net. (SCode-X)

Item: TT529 BA70
Price
£35.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

CHINA COMPORT PASTRY DISH FROM THE UNION CASTLE LINE

DESCRIPTION -- From the Union Castle Line a china Comport Pastry Dish which would have been used on board and is set on a plinth and bottom marked Union Castle Line. It is dated circa 1930's and the size is 8" (22cm) wide and in a very good condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- The Union-Castle Line was a prominent shipping line that operated a fleet of passenger liners and freighters between Europe and Africa from 1900 to 1977. It was formed from the merger of the Union Line and Castle Shipping Line. It merged with Bullard King and Clan Line in 1956 to form British & Commonwealth Shipping, and then with South African Marine Corporation in 1973 to create International Liner Services, but maintained its separate identity throughout. Its shipping operations ceased in 1977.

NOTES -- If you cannot find what you are looking for on the Travellers in Time website please contact us with your interest at sales@travellersintime.net. (SCode-N) [PR]

Item: TT449 BA59
Price
£29.00
UK Postage: £7.00
Europe Postage:£9.00
Elsewhere: £12.00

PAIR OF CHINA PLATES FROM THE VESSEL WINDSOR CASTLE

ITEM PRICE REDUCED
{was £25 - now £17}


DESCRIPTION
-- 2-piece china set taken from the Union Castle Line vessel the Windsor Castle and are a large dining plate and a side plate. The items were used in service on board the ship and are light pink in colour with a nice white design around the edge. The pieces are marked ‘UNION CASTLE LINE’ and the large plate is approx. 9½” (24cm) in size and the side plate is approx. 7” (18cm) in size.
[ONLY 1 PAIR AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- The Union-Castle Line was a British shipping line that operated a fleet of passenger liners and cargo ships between Europe and Africa from 1900 to 1977. It was formed from the merger of the Union Line and Castle Shipping Line. It merged with Bullard King and Clan Line in 1956 to form British & Commonwealth Shipping, and then with South African Marine Corporation (commonly referred to as SAF-Marine) in 1973 to create International Liner Services, but maintained its separate identity throughout. Its shipping operations ceased in 1977.

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-S) [PR]

Item: TT2059 BA182
Price
£17.00
UK Postage: £7.00
Europe Postage:£9.00
Elsewhere: £12.00

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