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GLASS DISH SOUVENIR FROM THE CUNARD LINE VESSEL THE QE2

DESCRIPTION -- A souvenir from the Cunard Line vessel the QE2 which is a glass oblong dish which is 6" (16.5cm) x 3" (8.5cm) in size. The glass dish shows on it a picture and name of the vessel and is in an excellent condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- Queen Elizabeth 2, often referred to simply as QE2, is an ocean liner built for the Cunard Line which was operated by Cunard as both a transatlantic liner and a cruise ship from 1969 to 2008. She was designed for the transatlantic service from her home port of Southampton, UK, to New York, and was named after the earlier Cunard liner RMS Queen Elizabeth. She served as the flagship of the line from 1969 until succeeded by RMS Queen Mary 2 in 2004.

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-S)

Item: TT2624 BA208
Price
£15.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

RARE ROUND COPPER DISH SOUVENIR FROM THE RMS QUEEN MARY

DESCRIPTION -- RMS Queen Mary round copper souvenir ashtray which is 3" (9.5cm) wide. It is dated circa 1930's and shows the company houseflag on top of dish. A very rare find and one of the early souvenirs from the vessel.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- The construction of the Queen Mary represented the zenith of passenger ship building for Cunard. Plans began for a new record breaking liner to replace the Mauretania as early as 1926. It was not until 1930, however, that Cunard announced that a new 1000 ft, 81,000 ton liner was to be built by John Brown & Co Ltd. The keel of the ship was laid down on 31 January 1931.

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-L)

Item: TT2557 BA207
Price
£29.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

CUNARD BROCKLEBANK LINE 200 YEAR CELEBRATION CHINA DISH

DESCRIPTION -- From the Cunard Brocklebank Line this is a china dish and the size is 7" (19cm). It shows a picture of a sailing vessel in the centre and is a 200 year celebration piece. Celebrating the years 1770 ' 1970 and marked on the back with name and celebration details (click on the picture to see the underside of dish).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- In 1968 the company Cunard-Brocklebank Ltd was created to pool the cargo services of the two companies. In 1970 the activities of Cunard Line's subsidiary companies (Cunard-Brocklebank, Port Line, Moss Tankers and Offshore Marine) were coordinated by the formation of Cunard Cargo Shipping Services Ltd. At this time there was still a need for cargo shipping and this company focussed on this trade.

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Item: TT2622 BA208
Price
£22.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

EARLY CUBE SHAPED BIRD OF PARADISE DESIGN MILK JUG FROM THE CUNARD LINE

DESCRIPTION -- A Cunard Line milk jug of the type as used on board. It is a Bird of Paradise design and dated from the 1930's. It is bottom marked with company name and shows a small hairline crack to the base. This is a very rare find and the size is 4" (10cm) high (click on the picture to see a close up of the floral design).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- In the later part of Cunard history, in 1998 Cunard was acquired by the Carnival Corporation, and accounted for 8.7% of that company's revenue in 2012. Five years later in 2003, QE2 was replaced on the transatlantic runs by Queen Mary 2 (QM2). The line also operates Queen Victoria (QV) and Queen Elizabeth (QE). At the moment, Cunard is the only shipping company to operate a scheduled passenger service between Europe and North America.

NOTES -- Having now been established for over 16 years the Travellers in Time website, which is continually run as a hobby by us, 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 queries that you may have. (SCode-N)

Item: TT2610 BA208
Price
£29.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £7.00

EARLY IN SERVICE DESSERT SPOON FROM THE CUNARD WHITE STAR LINE

DESCRIPTION -- From the Cunard White Star Line this is an as used in service dessert spoon dated 1930's/1940's and is marked with company name on the front (click on the picture to see the name on spoon).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- Cunard-White Star Line, Ltd. was a British shipping line which existed briefly between 1934 and 1949, due to the merger between the Cunard Line and the White Star Line after both companies experienced financial difficulties. Cunard-White Star controlled a total of twenty-five ships (with Cunard contributing fifteen ships and White Star ten). Both Cunard and White Star were in dire financial trouble, and were looking to complete enormous liners: White Star had Hull 844 - RMS Oceanic III and Cunard had Hull 534, which would later become RMS Queen Mary.

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: TT2611 BA208
Price
£15.00
UK Postage: £1.50
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £5.00

SOUVENIR BOTTLE OPENER FROM THE RMS MAURETANIA

DESCRIPTION -- From the vessel the RMS Mauretania this is a souvenir bottle opener showing the company houseflag on front and is dated circa 1950's and is 4" (10cm) long (click on the picture for a closer view).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Fair

HISTORY -- RMS Mauretania was launched on 28 July 1938 at the Cammell Laird yard in Birkenhead, England and was completed in May 1939. The second Mauretania was the first ship built for the newly formed Cunard White Star company following the merger in April 1934 of the Cunard and White Star Line.

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-S)

Item: TT2569 BA207
Price
£15.00
UK Postage: £1.50
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £5.00

AN EARLY RARE BONE CHINA DISH FROM THE RMS QUEEN ELIZABETH

DESCRIPTION -- Very rare to find and in an unused excellent condition this is a souvenir bone china dish from the RMS Queen Elizabeth. It is 4" (12cm) square and dates circa 1950's and shows a picture of the vessel in the centre.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Unused

HISTORY -- RMS Queen Elizabeth was an ocean liner operated by the Cunard Line. With her running mate Queen Mary she provided luxury liner service between Southampton, the United Kingdom, and New York City, the United States, via Cherbourg, France. She was also contracted for over twenty years to carry the Royal Mail as the second half of the two ships' weekly express service.

NOTES -- Many different maritime and varied 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-S)

Item: TT2560 BA207
Price
£22.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

EARLY FRAMED COLOUR PICTURE OF THE RMS QUEEN MARY

MARITIME PICTURE SELECTION
MANY RARE, OLD AND UNUSUAL TYPES

DESCRIPTION
-- Dating circa 1960's this is a large size framed coloured picture of the RMS Queen Mary. At 16" (41cm) x 13" (35cm) this original early item is in good condition in what looks like original marbled frame.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- The Queen Mary 1 ship was planned and built as a response to the modern ocean liners constructed in Germany and launched in 1928 ' SS Bremen and SS Europa. So the British "White Star Line” began its own ocean liner building program with "Oceanic” (construction started in 1928, but the ship was never finished due to the Great Depression of 1931), while the Cunard Line planned its own 75,000 ton liner.

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. (SCode-S)

Item: TT2536 BA206
Price
£25.00
UK Postage: £10.00
Europe Postage:£13.00
Elsewhere: £17.00

SILVER PLATED NAPKIN RING FROM THE LACONIA OF THE CUNARD LINE

DESCRIPTION -- From the Cunard Line vessel the Laconia a silver-plated napkin ring. It shows on the front the company logo and is dated circa 1940's and is boxed.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The second RMS Laconia was a Cunard ocean liner, built by Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson as a successor of the 1911-1917 Laconia. The new ship was launched on 9 April 1921, and made her maiden voyage on 25 May 1922 from Southampton to New York. At the outbreak of World War II she was converted into an Armed Merchant Cruiser, and subsequently a troopship. Like her predecessor, sunk during the First World War, this Laconia was also destroyed by a German submarine. Some estimates of the death toll have suggested that over 1,649 people were killed when the Laconia sank.

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Item: TT2563 BA207
Price
£29.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

DECORATIVE CHINA MAP DISH FROM THE CUNARD LINE VESSEL THE MS SAGAFJORD

DESCRIPTION -- A china map dish from the Cunard Line vessel MS Sagafjord. The size is 6" (16.5cm) wide and it covers a South Pacific and Orient Odyssey cruise from January 6th to April 27th 1991. It is in an as new condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Unused

HISTORY -- MS Sagafjord was an ocean liner built in 1965 by Société Nouvelle des Forges et Chantiers de la Méditerranée for Norwegian America Line as the combined ocean liner/cruise ship. Between 1983 and 1996 the Sagafjord was operated by Cunard Line. In 1996—1997 she was briefly operated by Transocean Tours as MS Gripsholm prior to being sold to Saga. She was lastly owned and operated by Saga Cruises on worldwide cruises targeted at the senior market out of the United Kingdom, known as the MS Saga Rose . She was retired from service in October 2009.

NOTES -- Many different maritime groups 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.(SCode-T)

Item: TT2545 BA207
Price
£15.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

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