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UNUSED COLOUR POSTCARD FROM THE OLD CUNARD WHITE STAR LINE VESSEL THE RMS ASCANIA

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DESCRIPTION -- Unused mint condition colour postcard from the old Cunard White Star Line vessel the RMS Ascania which is original and is an an early item from this vessel.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Excellent

HISTORY
-- The RMS Ascania was an ocean liner operated by the Cunard Line. She was launched on 20 December 1923 at the Armstrong Whitworth Shipbuilders Ltd yard in Newcastle-upon-Tyne; the fifth of Cunards six "A" class liners. Due to unforeseen cost overruns, the vessel was not completed until May 1925.

NOTES
-- Over many years now Travellers in Time has listed a great deal of unusual items on the website. For information on any of these or any other interested items, we can always be contacted at sales@travellersintime.net for all maritime enquiries, and any items you are looking for. (SCode-B)

Item: TT2950 BA218
Price
£9.00
UK Postage: £1.50
Europe Postage:£3.00
Elsewhere: £5.00

UNUSED COLOUR POSTCARD FROM THE OLD STEAMSHIP VESSEL LANCASTRIA

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DESCRIPTION -- Unused mint condition colour postcard from the old Cunard Line vessel the Lancastria which is original and due to the sad history of the vessel is very collectable.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Excellent

HISTORY
-- RMS Lancastria (later HMT Lancastria) was a British Cunard liner requisitioned by the UK Government during World War II. She was sunk on 17 June 1940 during Operation Ariel. Having received an emergency order to evacuate British nationals and troops in excess of its capacity of 1,300 passengers, modern estimates range between 3,000 and 5,800 fatalities—the largest single-ship loss of life in British maritime history.

NOTES
-- 1000's of other maritime items are available to buy on the website and many different cruise lines are covered. If you require more information on any of these please contact us on sales@travellersintime.net.  (SCode-B)

Item: TT2957 BA218
Price
£9.00
UK Postage: £1.50
Europe Postage:£3.00
Elsewhere: £5.00

UNUSED B/W POSTCARD FROM THE VERY FAMOUS OLD CUNARD LINE VESSEL THE QUEEN MARY

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DESCRIPTION -- Unused mint condition B/W postcard from the old Cunard Line vessel the Queen Mary which is original and is an early issued postcard from this famous old vessel.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Excellent

HISTORY
-- The RMS Queen Mary is a retired ocean liner that sailed primarily on the North Atlantic Ocean from 1936 to 1967 for the Cunard Line – known as Cunard White Star Line when the vessel entered service. Built by John Brown & Company in Clydebank, Scotland, Queen Mary, along with RMS Queen Elizabeth, were built as part of Cunards planned two-ship weekly express service between Southampton, Cherbourg and New York.

NOTES
-- Having been established now for over 16 years, Travellers in Time are run by two people as a hobby and not a business, and believe that a more personal service is achieved this way. We can be reached at sales@travellersintime.net for any enquiries on items from the website or items you are looking for.  (SCode-B)

Item: TT2964 BA218
Price
£7.00
UK Postage: £1.50
Europe Postage:£3.00
Elsewhere: £5.00

ORIGINAL OLD POSTCARD OF WHITE STAR LINE VESSEL THE HOMERIC

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DESCRIPTION -- Unused mint condition colour postcard from the White Star Line vessel The Homeric and an extremely rare find to have available for sale. Like all vessels having an interesting life and history, this particular liner is no exception.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Excellent

HISTORY
-- RMS Homeric, originally launched as Columbus, was built for Norddeutscher Lloyd and launched in 1913 at the F. Schichau yard in Danzig. Columbus was ceded to Great Britain in 1919 as part of German war reparations. She was sold to White Star Line in 1920, which named her Homeric. Her sister ship Hindenburg retained her German ownership and was re-named Columbus. Homeric was operated by White Star from 1922 to 1935.

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-T)

Item: TT2099 BA183
Price
£9.00
UK Postage: £1.50
Europe Postage:£3.00
Elsewhere: £5.00

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

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DESCRIPTION
-- Early B/W postcard of the Union Castle Line vessel The Sterling Castle and it is in a good condition although written on the back from postage and protected in a plastic wallet.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- The Royal Mail Motor Vessel (RMMV) Stirling Castle was an ocean-going liner owned by the Union Castle Mail Steam Ship Co. Ltd and named after the well known Scottish castle. Built by Harland & Wolff of Belfast in 1935, the RMMV Stirling Castle left Southampton on the 7th February 1936 for her maiden voyage to Cape Town in South Africa. One of the Union Castle's largest ships at 25,554 tons she could carry up to 700 passengers plus crew and a substantial cargo as well as the Royal Mail post.

NOTES -- Many other different items are also available from Travellers in Time and are to be found on the website. If you cannot find what you are looking for please contact us with your interest at sales@travellersintime.net and we will get back to you.(SCode-B)

Item: TT2169 BA188
Price
£3.00
UK Postage: £1.50
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Elsewhere: £5.00

UNUSED POSTCARD FROM THE LINER THE CANBERRA

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DESCRIPTION -- Postcard from the famous old liner the Canberra which is unused and is in a mint condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- SS Canberra was an ocean liner, which later operated on cruises, in the P&O fleet from 1961 to 1997. She was built at the Harland and Wolff shipyard in Belfast, Northern Ireland at a cost of 17,000,000. The ship was named on 17 March 1958, after the federal capital of Australia, Canberra. She was launched on 16 March 1960, sponsored by Dame Pattie Menzies, GBE, wife of the then Prime Minister of Australia, Robert Menzies. She entered service in May 1961, and took her maiden voyage starting in June. During the 1982 Falklands War, she served as a troop ship.

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: TT1940 BA179
Price
£5.00
UK Postage: £1.50
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COLOUR POSTCARD OF THE VESSEL THE CANTERBURY

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DESCRIPTION
-- Full colour postcard of the vessel the Canterbury which is in an excellent condition and is showing the vessel leaving Folkestone Harbour.  
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Canterbury

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: TT1965 BA179
Price
£3.00
UK Postage: £1.50
Europe Postage:£3.00
Elsewhere: £5.00

B/W POSTCARD OF THE UNION-CASTLE LINE VESSEL THE ATHLONE CASTLE

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DESCRIPTION -- Early unused B/W postcard of the Union Castle Royal Mail Motor vessel The Athlone Castle. The postcard is in a good condition, although marked on the back and protected in a plastic wallet.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- The MV Athlone Castle, a motor vessel of 25,564grt was delivered in 1936 to Union Castle by Harland & Wolff's Belfast Yard for use on that Company's service from Southampton to South Africa. In 1940, she was requisitioned for use as a troopship and took troops from the UK to North Africa in late 1940. She was returned to her owners in 1946 and after a refit, she resumed her duties on the mail and passenger service to South Africa. She continued serving faithfully until 1965 when she was sold for scrapping in Taiwan.

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: TT1880 BA175
Price
£3.00
UK Postage: £1.50
Europe Postage:£3.00
Elsewhere: £5.00

B/W RARE FIND UNUSED POSTCARD OF THE WHITE STAR LINER THE RMS MAJESTIC

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DESCRIPTION -- Unused mint condition B/W postcard of the White Star Line vessel The RMS Majestic which is a very rare find and in an excellent condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Excellent

HISTORY
-- RMS Majestic was a White Star liner working on the North Atlantic run, originally launched in 1914 as the Hamburg America Line liner SS Bismarck. At 56,551 gross register tons, she was the largest ship in the world until completion of the SS Normandie in 1935. The third and largest member of German HAPAG Line's trio of transatlantic liners, her completion was delayed by World War I. She never sailed under the German flag except on her sea trials in 1922. Following the war, she was finished by her German builders, handed over to the allies as war repatriations and became the White Star Line flagship Majestic.

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: TT1864 BA174
Price
£8.00
UK Postage: £1.50
Europe Postage:£3.00
Elsewhere: £5.00

FULL COLOUR USED POSTCARD OF THE WHITE STAR LINER THE RMS ADRIATIC

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DESCRIPTION -- Early used full colour postcard of the White Star Line vessel The RMS Adriatic which is a rare find and very collectable.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Very Good

HISTORY
-- RMS Adriatic was an ocean liner of the White Star Line. She was the fourth of a quartet of ships measuring over 20,000 tons, dubbed The Big Four. The ship was the only one of the four which was never the world's largest ship; however, she was the fastest of the Big Four. Adriatic was the first ocean liner to have an indoor swimming pool and a Turkish bath.

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: TT1852 BA174
Price
£9.00
UK Postage: £1.50
Europe Postage:£3.00
Elsewhere: £5.00

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