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SET OF PLAYING CARDS FROM THE HOULDER LINE SHIPPING COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- Pack of playing cards from the shipping company the Houlder Line which is in the original box and the playing cards are in a good condition and date from the 1950's.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Good

HISTORY
-- Houlder Brothers & Co. was formed in London 1856 and operated in the market for chartered tonnage. In 1861 the company acquired the Golden Horn, which they used on the North Atlantic routes to the United States. The company later expanded to service routes to New Zealand, Australia and the Pacific Islands. From 1875 to 1880 the company worked with John T. Arundel & Co. in a guano mining business on Flint Island in the Pacific Ocean. In 1881 the company entered the passenger and cargo trade to the River Plate.

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-T)

Item: TT2820 BA213
Price
£14.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

FURNESS BERMUDA LINES LADIES COMPACT SOUVENIR

DESCRIPTION -- From the Furness Bermuda Lines this is a ladies souvenir compact which would have been purchased on board ship during a cruise DURING THE 1950's.  It is in a very good condition and from the vessel the SS Ocean Monarch (click on the picture to see the design and name on the front).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Very Good

HISTORY
-- The SS Ocean Monarch was built in 1951.  After 15 years of regular cruising between New York and Bermuda she was laid up, but sold to Bulgaria in 1967.  In 1979 she was sold to Greek interests.  During the final stages of refitting in 1981 she caught fire and sank.

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-M)

Item: TT2818 BA213
Price
£19.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

ROUND SOUVENIR DISH FROM THE B.I.S.N.Co. VESSEL THE SS NEVASA

DESCRIPTION -- Souvenir decorative dish from the British India Steam Navigation Company ship the SS Nevasa which shows on it the destinations and ports of call for a cruise on board the vessel.  Great condition and the size is 4½" (11cm) wide.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Very Good

HISTORY
-- The third Nevasa was built for BI in 1956 as a troopship under government specifications. She was followed by her near sister, the Oxfordshire, built for the Bibby Line in 1957. These two ships were the largest troopships built in the UK and set new standards for the comfort of their passengers.

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-P)

Item: TT2817 BA213
Price
£15.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

75TH ANNIVERSARY TIE FROM THE CANADIAN PACIFIC LINE COVERING ATLANTIC CROSSINGS FROM 1903 - 1978

DESCRIPTION -- Celebration tie from the shipping company the Canadian Pacific Line.  It celebrates 75 years of service in the North Atlantic and from 1903¬1978.  The tie is in an excellent condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Excellent

HISTORY
-- CP Ships was a large Canadian shipping company established in the 19th century. From the late 1880s until after World War II, the company was Canada's largest operator of Atlantic and Pacific steamships. Many immigrants travelled on CP ships from Europe to Canada. The sinking of the steamship RMS Empress of Ireland was the largest maritime disaster in Canadian history. The company provided Canadian Merchant Navy vessels in World Wars I and II. Twelve vessels were lost due to enemy action in World War II including the largest ship sunk by a German U-Boat.

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: TT2809 BA213
Price
£10.00
UK Postage: £2.25
Europe Postage:£3.50
Elsewhere: £5.50

EARLY COMPANY TIE FROM THE TURNBULL SCOTT LINE SHIPPING COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- Company tie originating from the Turnbull Scott Shipping Line which is in an excellent condition and dates from the design of the 1950's (click on the picture to see a close up of the design). 
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- Although originating in Whitby, Reginald Turnbull and Robert Scott entered ship owning in London in 1882. The company were mostly concerned in tramping work, but also had a steady grain trade from the River Plate. Two owned ships and one managed ship were lost to enemy action in the 1914-18 war.

NOTES -- Many different maritime groups are covered on the Travellers in Time website. Please email at sales@travellersintime.net to ask about any items you cannot see listed. (SCode-T)

Item: TT2802 BA213
Price
£11.00
UK Postage: £2.25
Europe Postage:£3.50
Elsewhere: £5.50

PACK OF UNUSED AS NEW PLAYING CARDS FROM THE LAMPORT HOLT LINE LIMITED

DESCRIPTION -- Pack of souvenir playing cards from the Lamport Holt Line shipping company limited and they are as new, unopened and in excellent condition and date from the 1950's. 
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]  

CONDITION -- Unused

HISTORY -- The Lamport and Holt Line was founded in 1845 by W.L. Lamport from Workington and George Holt (brother of Alfred Holt of the Blue Funnel Line). This partnership owned wooden sailing vessels trading with North and South America, South Africa and India. After some tentative involvement with steamers with James Moss & Co., and Papayanni Brothers in the Mediterranean, in the mid-1850s, two 1,300 ton tramp steamers were bought in 1861-1862.

NOTES -- 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. (SCode-S)

Item: TT2790 BA212
Price
£14.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

WOODEN WALL PLAQUE FROM THE HOLLAND STEAMSHIP COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- Dating from the 1940's this item is from the Holland Steamship Company and is a wooden wall hanging plaque showing the company name.  It is aged and in a good to fair condition and a rare find with the size being 12" (30cm) x 9¾" (25cm)
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE

<p>CONDITION - Good/Fair

<p>HISTORY -- The Holland Steamship Company(Dutch: Hollandsche Stoomboot Maatschappij (HSM)) was formed in Amsterdam in 1885 to run a steamship service from Amsterdam to London.  Outside of its passenger / cargo services, Holland Steamship Company operated cargo services to many ports around the coasts of the U.K. and Ireland - see 'Routes' above.  Passengers would occasionally be carried on these vessels but it was on an ad hoc basis.  A feature of the ships deployed on the London service was the mounting of deck cranes to facilitate speedy cargo handling.

<p>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-L)

Item: TT2772 BA212
Price
£29.00
UK Postage: £6.00
Europe Postage:£8.00
Elsewhere: £11.00

EARLY COMPANY TIE FROM THE DONALDSON LINE SHIPPING COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- Company tie originating from the Donaldson Line which is produced in blue and is in an excellent condition and dates from the design of the 1970's. 
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Excellent

HISTORY
-- The company was founded in 1855 as the Donaldson Brothers. They acquired their first ship in 1858, a wooden barque, and it was placed in service between the Clyde, Brazil and the River Plate. About 1880, they added routes from Glasgow to Quebec and Montreal. In 1894, Bristol to Montreal was added but was soon discontinued due to a lack of freight. They became Donaldson Line Limited in 1913. In 1916 the Anchor Line obtained a controlling interest in the four Donaldson passenger steamers and a separate company, Anchor-Donaldson Ltd was formed to operate them.

NOTES
-- Many different maritime groups are covered on the Travellers in Time website. Please email at sales@travellersintime.net to ask about any items you cannot see listed. (SCode-T)

Item: TT2770 BA212
Price
£14.00
UK Postage: £2.25
Europe Postage:£3.50
Elsewhere: £5.50

SET OF SOUVENIR PLAYING CARDS FROM THE BRITISH INDIA STEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY

DESCRIPTION -- British India Steam Navigation Company Ltd is a set of souvenir playing cards.  They are a full set which is in the original box and date from the 1950/60's and in an excellent condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]    

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- British India Steam Navigation Company ("BI") was formed in 1856 as the Calcutta and Burmah Steam Navigation Company. The company had been formed out of Mackinnon, Mackenzie & Co, a trading partnership of the Scots William Mackinnon and Robert Mackenzie, to carry mail between Calcutta and Rangoon. It became British India SN Co in 1862. Under the hand of Lord Inchcape, who had become chairman in 1913, the company became part of the P&O group of companies in 1914 through a complex amalgamation, but continued with its own identity and organisation for another nearly 60 years until 1972, when it was entirely absorbed into P&O.

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: TT2765 BA212
Price
£18.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

EARLY COMPANY TIE FROM THE OLOF WALLENIUS LINES SHIPPING COMPANY FROM SWEDEN

DESCRIPTION -- Company tie originating from the Swedish shipping company Olof Wallenius Lines which is in an excellent condition and dates from the design of the 1960's. 
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- Wallenius Lines is a privately owned Swedish shipping company. The fleet consists of 40 vessels, specializing in transporting cars and trucks worldwide. The fleet is chartered and commercially operated by companies in which Wallenius Lines is a shareholder. The company was founded in 1934 by Olof Wallenius.  Olof Wallenius was born in 1902. His first company, Grosshandelsfirman Olof Wallenius, was founded already in 1922 and traded in empty barrels.

NOTES -- Many different maritime groups are covered on the Travellers in Time website. Please email at sales@travellersintime.net to ask about any items you cannot see listed. (SCode-T)

Item: TT2761 BA212
Price
£12.00
UK Postage: £2.25
Europe Postage:£3.50
Elsewhere: £5.50

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