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UNUSED POSTCARD FROM THE P&O LINER THE SS IBERIA

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DESCRIPTION -- Full colour postcard from the SS Iberia and the postcard is unused and in a mint condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The SS Iberia was a Himalaya-class ocean liner for the Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company (P&O) built in 1952. Along with her sister ships Himalaya, Arcadia and Chusan, Iberia mainly provided passenger service between the United Kingdom and Australasia.

NOTES -- This postcard is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping postcards and is protected in a plastic wallet. If there is a particular postcard of a vessel you are looking for please let Travellers in Time know at sales@travellersintime.net. (SCode-50)

Item: TT1944 BA179
Price
£3.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

VERY EARLY RARE FULL COLOUR POSTCARD OF THE WHITE STAR LINE VESSEL THE SS OCEANIC

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WHITE STAR LINE

DESCRIPTION
-- Early rare postcard in full colour of the White Star Liner the SS Oceanic which is in a great condition and a rare find.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- RMS Oceanic was a transatlantic ocean liner, built for the White Star Line. She sailed on her maiden voyage on 6 September 1899 and, until 1901, was the largest ship in the world. At the outbreak of World War I in 1914, she was commissioned into Royal Navy service on 8 August 1914 as an armed merchant cruiser. On 25 August 1914, the newly-designated HMS Oceanic departed Southampton to patrol the waters from the North Scottish mainland to the Faroes, in particular the area around Shetland, and ran aground and was wrecked off the island of Foula, Shetland on 8 September 1914.

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-50)

Item: TT2075 BA182
Price
£10.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

B/W POSTCARD OF THE UNION CASTLE LINE VESSEL THE RHODESIA CASTLE

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DESCRIPTION
-- B/W postcard of the vessel The Rhodesia Castle from the Union Castle shipping line which is in a good condition and is just one of our vast stock collection.  
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

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 -- This postcard is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping postcards and is protected in a plastic wallet. If there is a particular postcard of a vessel you are looking for please let Travellers in Time know at sales@travellersintime.net. (SCode-50)

Item: TT1975 BA179
Price
£2.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

UNUSED COLOUR POSTCARD OF THE CUNARD LINE VESSEL THE RMS SYLVANIA

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DESCRIPTION -- Unused postcard from the early 1960's of the Cunard Line vessel the RMS Sylvania which is in full colour and is in excellent condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- RMS Sylvania was an ocean liner built in 1957 by John Brown & Co (Clydebank), Glasgow, Scotland for the United Kingdom-based shipping company Cunard Line. She was the last Cunard Line vessel built specifically for transatlantic crossings. The ship was later heavily rebuilt as a cruise ship, and sailed under the names SS Fairwind, SS Sitmar Fairwind, SS Dawn Princess and SS Albatros before being scrapped in 2004. She was renamed SS Genoa for her last voyage.

NOTES -- This postcard is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping postcards and is protected in a plastic wallet. If there is a particular postcard of a vessel you are looking for please let Travellers in Time know at sales@travellersintime.net. (SCode-B)

Item: TT2758 BA211
Price
£5.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

B/W POSTCARD OF THE P&O LINE VESSEL THE CHUSAN

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DESCRIPTION -- Unused B/W postcard of the P&O Line vessel The Chusan which is in a fantastic condition and is just one of our vast stock collection.  
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The SS Chusan was a British ocean liner and cruise ship, built for the Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company (P&O)'s Indian and Far East Service in 1950. She was named after Chusan, a small island off China. A smaller version of the SS Himalaya, the Chusan had a gross register tonnage of approximately 24,215; and a capacity of 1,565 passengers and crew. She was built as a replacement for the ship RMS Viceroy of India, lost in the Second World War. She was approximately 646.5 feet (197.1 m) long.

NOTES -- This postcard is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping postcards and is protected in a plastic wallet. If there is a particular postcard of a vessel you are looking for please let Travellers in Time know at sales@travellersintime.net. (SCode-50)

Item: TT1601 BA161
Price
£2.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

UNUSED COLOUR POSTCARD FROM THE RMS IVERNIA

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DESCRIPTION -- Very rare to find and early unused colour postcard of the very famous Cunard Line vessel The RMS Ivernia which is in an excellent condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- RMS Ivernia was a British ocean liner owned by the Cunard Line, built by the company Swan Hunter & Wigham Richardson of Newcastle upon Tyne, England and launched in 1899. The Ivernia was one of Cunard's intermediate ships, that catered to the vast immigrant trade. Her sistership was SS Saxonia. The Ivernia worked on Cunard's service from Liverpool to Boston and then later on the immigrant run from Trieste to New York City.

NOTES -- This postcard is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping postcards and is protected in a plastic wallet. If there is a particular postcard of a vessel you are looking for please let Travellers in Time know at sales@travellersintime.net. (SCode-B)

Item: TT1536 BA158
Price
£5.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

UNUSED COLOUR POSTCARD FROM THE RMS QUEEN MARY

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DESCRIPTION -- Unused colour postcard from the great old lady of the sea the RMS Queen Mary which is in an excellent condition and is just one of our vast stock collection.  
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- RMS Queen Mary is a retired ocean liner that sailed the North Atlantic Ocean from 1936 to 1967 for the Cunard Line (then Cunard-White Star when the vessel entered service). Built by John Brown and Company, Clydebank, Scotland, she was designed to be the first of Cunard's planned two-ship weekly express service from Southampton to Cherbourg to New York, in answer to the mainland European superliners of the late 1920s and early 1930s.

NOTES -- This postcard is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping postcards and is protected in a plastic wallet. If there is a particular postcard of a vessel you are looking for please let Travellers in Time know at sales@travellersintime.net. (SCode-B)

Item: TT1535 BA158
Price
£5.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

MINT CONDITION UNUSED LETTER CARD FROM THE RMS QUEEN MARY

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DESCRIPTION -- Unused mint condition letter card from the RMS Queen Mary which is in a fantastic mint condition and is extremely collectable from this fantastic old vessel of the sea.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- RMS Queen Mary was and is one of the grandest Passenger liners ever built. This giant of the sea offered luxury and a standard unequalled in shipbuilding history. During her remarkable career, from her maiden voyage in 1936 until this day, Queen Mary has played various roles, from an elegant Ocean Liner, to a WWII trooper, then after 1001 Atlantic crossings, RMS Queen Mary was preserved and became a fine hotel and tourist facility in Long Beach California.

NOTES -- This postcard is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping postcards and is protected in a plastic wallet. If there is a particular postcard of a vessel you are looking for please let Travellers in Time know at sales@travellersintime.net. (SCode-R)

Item: TT1504 BA156
Price
£5.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

UNUSED COLOUR LETTER CARD FROM THE RMS SYLVANIA

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DESCRIPTION -- Unused colour Letter Card from the Cunard Line vessel the RMS Sylvania which is in an as new condition and genuine from this famous vessel of recent years.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- RMS Sylvania was an ocean liner built in 1957 by John Brown & Co (Clydebank), Glasgow, Scotland for the United Kingdom-based shipping company Cunard Line. She was the last Cunard Line vessel built specifically for transatlantic crossings.  The ship was later heavily rebuilt as a cruise ship, and sailed under the names SS Fairwind, SS Sitmar Fairwind, SS Dawn Princess and SS Albatros before being scrapped in 2004. She was renamed SS Genoa for her last voyage.

NOTES -- This postcard is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping postcards and is protected in a plastic wallet. If there is a particular postcard of a vessel you are looking for please let Travellers in Time know at sales@travellersintime.net. (SCode-B)

Item: TT1499 BA155
Price
£5.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

USED POSTCARD FROM THE LINER THE ARCADIA

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DESCRIPTION -- This is a postcard from the original old liner the Arcadia. It has been used and posted but is in a good condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- The Arcadia was built by John Brown of Clydebank in 1954 for the P&O Line. Her sister ship was the Belfast-built Iberia of the same year. They were easily distinguishable due to different funnel tops. The Arcadia received full air-conditioning on a refit in Belfast in 1959. The Arcadia operated on the UK-Australia passenger service, with increasing numbers of cruises. In 1970 she became a full time one-class cruise ship. In 1976, The Arcadia was permanently based out of Sydney. She was scrapped in Taiwan in 1979.

NOTES -- This postcard is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping postcards and is protected in a plastic wallet. If there is a particular postcard of a vessel you are looking for please let Travellers in Time know at sales@travellersintime.net (SCode-50)

Item: TT1941 BA179
Price
£3.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

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