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VERY, VERY RARE TO FIND NAPKIN RING FROM THE NELSON LINE VESSEL THE HIGHLAND GLEN

DESCRIPTION -- Napkin ring from the vessel The Highland Glen from the Nelson Line which is dated from 1910 and was sadly destroyed by fire in 1933. This item is a very rare find which shows on the front the company houseflag and crest, and is in a very good condition (click on the picture for a close up view of the item)
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- The SS Highland Glen was built by Russell & Co Port Glasgow. The vessel was launched on Saturday, 23rd July 1910 and was from the Nelson Line. It is from the vessel The Highland Glena superb ship. She was a passenger/cargo ship owned and run by the Nelson Line. The vessel was broken up at Hendrik Ido Ambacht following serious fire damage in East India Dock, London on 20 Nov 1933.

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Item: TT1928 BA176
Price
£59.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

PACK OF 6 UNUSED AND UNWRAPPED BOXES OF MATCHES FROM THE ELDER DEMPSTER LINE

DESCRIPTION -- Pack of 6 as new and unwrapped boxes of matches which are an early example from the Elder Dempster Line shipping company.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Elder Dempster Lines was a British shipping company which operated from 1932 to 2000, although its origins stretch back into the mid-19th century. Elder Dempster and Company started trading as the African Steamship Company in 1852. Elder Dempster Shipping Limited was formed in 1899, and in 1932 this company, together with the African Steamship Company, and the British & African Steam Navigation Company, came under the Elder Dempster Lines name.

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Item: TT2694 BA209
Price
£8.00
UK Postage: £1.50
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £5.00

SMALL VASE SOUVENIR FROM THE BROCKLEBANK LINE CIRCA 1960's

DESCRIPTION -- From the Brocklebank Line shipping company this is a small vase souvenir. The item shows on it a picture of the vessels 'Europa' and 'Niagra' from 1848. The vase dates circa 1960's and is in a near perfect condition with the size of the item being 2" (6.5cm) high.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The company was founded in 1801 in Whitehaven in Cumbria as Thos.& Jno.Brocklebank, with one sailing ship trading coal. When the East India Company's monopoly for trade with India was abolished in 1813, Brocklebank made it their key trading area. They also operated in North and South America, the West Indies and the East Indies. Brocklebanks moved to Liverpool in 1819 and although they purchased their first steam ships in 1889 they continued using sailing ships until 1901.

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Item: TT1470 BA153
Price
£12.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

RARE 1935 SHIPS TIMETABLE FROM THE CANADIAN AUSTRALIAN LINE

DESCRIPTION -- This item is a rare to find ships timetable from The Canadian Australian Shipping Line. It is taken from 1935 and is in a great condition for an old item like this.

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- The Canadian Australian Shipping Line.

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Item: TT1135 BA128
Price
£9.00
UK Postage: £1.50
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £5.00

ITEM FROM DUTCH SHIPPING COMPANY VESSEL PRINSES MARGARIET

DESCRIPTION -- From the Dutch Shipping Company and is from the vessel M.S. Prinses Margriet (note the unusual spelling) this is an ashtray souvenir which is of a china or pottery make, hand painted and lovingly looked after. The size is 5" (12cm) and it is dated around the 1940's and in great condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Dutch Shipping Company

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Item: TT1134 BA127
Price
£19.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£5.50
Elsewhere: £7.00

WOODEN ITEM FROM THE SALVAGED VESSEL THE GRAF SPREE

DESCRIPTION -- From the salvaged vessel The Graf Spree this is a wooden piece which was recovered after she was tragically sunk. It has a spoke missing and has the inscription on around its edge as follows:
  • 13/7/39 ' GRAF SPREE ' EXETER ' ACHILLES ' AJAX.
    [ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- Admiral Graf Spee was a Deutschland-class heavy cruiser (often termed a pocket battleship) which served with the Kriegsmarine of Nazi Germany during World War II. The vessel was named after Admiral Maximilian von Spee, commander of the East Asia Squadron that fought the battles of Coronel and Falkland Islands in World War I. She was laid down at the Reichsmarinewerft shipyard in Wilhelmshaven in October 1932 and completed by January 1936.

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Item: TT1119 BA126
Price
£19.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£5.50
Elsewhere: £7.00

SET OF PLACE MATS/COASTERS FROM THE BROCKLEBANK LINE

DESCRIPTION -- Set of coasters/place mats from The Brocklebank Line and there are a total of six in the set and they are still in their original box. The size of the mats is 4" x 3" (11cm x 9.5cm) and the box is also stamped with the name The Brocklebank Line.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- Founded in 1801 as Thos.& Jno.Brocklebank, Whitehaven, with one sailing ship, the company traded mostly with coal. With the abolition of the Hon. East India Company's trading monopoly to India in 1813, Brocklebank entered the India trade, which became its mainstay field of operation, but the company also traded to North and South America and to the West and East Indies. In 1819, the company moved from Whitehaven to Liverpool which became its terminus port.

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Item: TT917 BA109
Price
£15.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

SMALL SUGAR BOWL FROM THE BRITISH & COMMONWEALTH LINE

DESCRIPTION -- Sugar bowl from The British & Commonwealth Line which is bottom marked and is in a very good condition. The size is 2" (6.5cm) wide and has a typical shipping line pattern from the company.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- The Company was originally established in 1955 when Clan Line Steamers was merged with Union Castle to form The British & Commonwealth Shipping Company, a shipping business. British & Commonwealth were the ultimate owners of British United Airways (BUA), Britain's largest wholly private, independent airline of the 1960s, as well as its subsidiaries and sister companies, including British United Air Ferries and British United Island Airways (BUIA).

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Item: TT893 BA103
Price
£15.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

ORIGINAL SIDE PLATE FROM THE CURRIE LINE

DESCRIPTION -- Side plate as originally used on board ship for the Currie Line shipping company and the size is 7" (18cm) wide and it dates from the 1960's.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- Currie Line was Founded 1913 by the merger of three Liverpool companies and there is little information available about this company on the Internet. It was a subsidiary of the Royal Mail Steam Packet Group from 1917 to 1930 but became independent again in 1930 when the Royal Mail group broke up. It purchased stock in Belfast Steamship Co. Ltd., Burns & Laird, British & Irish before going into a decline. British & Irish was purchased by the Irish Government in 1965 and the remainder by P&O. The main part of Currie Line was purchased by the Anchor Line in 1969.

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Item: TT2605 BA208
Price
£12.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£5.50
Elsewhere: £7.50

ORIGINAL SHIPS DINING PLATE FROM THE CHANDRIS LINE

DESCRIPTION -- From the Chandris Line this is a ships dining plate which is in a very good condition and the size is 9" (24cm) wide.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- Chandris Line was founded by John D. Chandris, from the island of Chios, who bought his first vessel, the sailing ship Dimitrios in 1915. After the First World War, he purchased his three first steamers, Dimitrios II, Vlassios and Eugenia, trading around the Greek islands. Chandris Line entered passenger shipping in 1922 with the steamer Chimara, which ran a coastal service between Piraeus and Corinth. 

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Item: TT846 BA101
Price
£17.00
UK Postage: £5.00
Europe Postage:£6.50
Elsewhere: £8.50

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