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SUPERB BOOK SHOWING THE COMPANY HISTORY OF THE P&O LINE FROM 1986

MARITIME BOOK SELECTION
MOSTLY RARE, DELETED OR DIFFICULT TO FIND

DESCRIPTION -- Superb maritime book is available which contains over 200 pages and is entitled The Story of P&O by David Howarth & Stephen Howarth. It was produced in 1986 and is full of great detail and colour pictures and is a great reference book and covers the story of the P&O Line up to that date. It has superb pictures and drawings (click on the picture to see some open pages) and when first published was extremely expensive to purchase.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company, which is usually known as P&O, is a British shipping and logistics company which dated from the early 19th century. Following its sale in March 2006 to Dubai Ports World for 3.9 billion, it became a subsidiary of DP World; however, the P&O brand has been retained. The company was headquartered in London, in the United Kingdom; it was listed on the London Stock Exchange and was a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index.

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Item: TT1461 BA153
Price
£19.00
UK Postage: £6.00
Europe Postage:£8.00
Elsewhere: £11.00

SOUVENIR BOOK/MAP FROM THE BROCKLEBANK LINE CIRCA 1950's

MARITIME BOOK SELECTION
MOSTLY RARE, DELETED OR DIFFICULT TO FIND

DESCRIPTION -- This item is a book/map item from The Brocklebank Line shipping company and is from the 1950's. The book part is an index of longitude and latitude coordinates for India and Pakistan and the map shown is of India and Pakistan, Ceylon and Burma and opens up into a very large size. The map is produced in a parchment material and the item is generally in a good condition (click on picture to view the opend map).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Brocklebank Line was another fine British shipping company that disappeared as a result of the container revolution in the late 1960s and early 1970s. It was the end of an era as traditional shipping gave way to containerisation.

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Item: TT1459 BA153
Price
£16.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

BOOK 'THESE SPLENDID SHIPS' - THE STORY OF THE P&O LINE FROM 1960

MARITIME BOOK SELECTION
MOSTLY RARE, DELETED OR DIFFICULT TO FIND

DESCRIPTION -- Superb book entitled These Splendid Ships and is the story of The Peninsular & Oriental Line by the author David Divine. It was published in 1960 and contains over 250 pages of interesting facts and pictures. The history of this great shipping line is explored in great detail and is a great read.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- The Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company (P&O) has a celebrated history dating back to the 1830s. It was incorporated by a Royal Charter in 1840, and its name therefore includes neither "PLC" nor "Limited". The initials "P&O" are among the most familiar anywhere, and its house flag, older even than the Company itself, is one of the best known.

NOTES -- Many other types of booklets and books are also available from Travellers in Time and are on the website. If you cannot find what you are looking for please contact us with your interest at sales@travellersintime.net. (SCode-S)

Item: TT1456 BA153
Price
£16.00
UK Postage: £4.00
Europe Postage:£6.00
Elsewhere: £8.00

FLAGS, FUNNELS & HULL COLOURS BOOK & PENNANT FROM 1963

MARITIME BOOK SELECTION
MANY RARE, DELETED OR DIFFICULT TO FIND

DESCRIPTION
-- Very famous and commonly used book entitled Flags, Funnels and Hull Colours by Colin Stewart. With copies always generally found onboard most ships, this particular copy was found from onboard the SS Nevasa of the B.I.S.N.C. and signed by the Commander and dates dates from 1963 and is in a great condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- Maritime Books

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Item: TT1442 BA152
Price
£15.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.50

VERY EARLY CUNARD AND ANCHOR LINES 'ATLAS OF THE WORLD' BOOKLET

MARITIME BOOK SELECTION
MOSTLY RARE, DELETED OR DIFFICULT TO FIND

DESCRIPTION -- Superb atlas/map book from two of the leading shipping companies of recent years and is a very early booklet entitled 'Atlas of the World' and is from the Cunard and Anchor Lines shipping company. The size of the booklet is 8" x 6" (20cm x 15cm) and original from the period.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- Anchor Line was founded in 1856 as Handysides & Henderson although Handysides & Co. had owned ships prior to this date. In 1872 the Barrow Steamship Co. was formed in partnership with the Duke of Devonshire and ships were later transferred between Anchor Line and Barrow SS Co., but the two companies have been treated as one for the purposes of this list.

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Item: TT1428 BA152
Price
£9.00
UK Postage: £1.75
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

ORIGINAL LAUNCH BOOKLET OF THE RMS QUEEN MARY DATED 1934

MARITIME BOOK SELECTION
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DESCRIPTION -- Great item which was brought out as the official Launch Booklet for the introduction of the RMS Queen Mary. It is an original publication and is dated Wednesday 26th September 1934 and this very rare to find item is in a mint condition and measures 13" x 10" (33cm x 27cm). The booklet covers the preparation for launch of the great ship and has some fantastic pictures (Click on the pictures to see a view from inside).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Very Good

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
-- Many other types of booklets and books are also available from Travellers in Time and are on the website. If you cannot find what you are looking for please contact us with your interest at sales@travellersintime.net. (SCode NN) [PR]

Item: TT1276 BA144
Price
£75.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £7.00

JUNE 1917 'BILLS OF FARE' FROM ST PAUL OF THE AMERICAN LINE

MARITIME BOOK COLLECTION
MANY RARE AND NO LONGER AVAILABLE

DESCRIPTION -- This item is dated from the 2nd June 1917 and is an original item of use. It is a 'Bills of Fare' booklet from the American Line vessel The St Paul. It is for the voyage 256 West of the date listed. A rare item such as this does not come along that often. It is in a fairly good condition considering the age and has some fantastic facts in it from the time of its service.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Fair

HISTORY -- The ST. PAUL and sister ship ST. LOUIS steamed between England and New York for the American Lines. These ships were very successful a liners, in spite of their smaller size and lesser luxury than many contemporary foreign vessels. They could each carry 1340 passengers in civillian service. These ships were provided with seventeen watertight compartments, and additional compartments surrounding the machinery.

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Item: TT1181 BA134
Price
£25.00
UK Postage: £1.75
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £5.50

250TH ANNIVERSARY BOOK OF LLOYDS OF LONDON

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DESCRIPTION -- 250th anniversary special edition hard back copy of 'Lloyds of London' and is from 1984. It is fully illustrated and contains much great history and incredible stories. The book contains over 280 pages and covers a history between 1734 - 1984 AND IS Very collectable and in a fantastic condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- Lloyd's of London, is a British insurance and reinsurance market. It serves as a partially mutualised marketplace where multiple financial backers, underwriters, or members, whether individuals (traditionally known as Names) or corporations, come together to pool and spread risk. Unlike most of its competitors in the insurance and reinsurance industry, it is not a company, but it is a corporate body under the Lloyd's Act 1871 of the British Parliament. Uberrimae fidei (Latin for "of the utmost good faith") is the motto of Lloyd's.

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Item: TT2018 BA181
Price
£18.00
UK Postage: £6.00
Europe Postage:£8.00
Elsewhere: £11.00

TOURIST CLASS INFORMATION BOOK FROM THE OLD VESSEL S.S. HOMERIC

MARITIME BOOK SELECTION
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DESCRIPTION -- From the vessel S.S. Homeric of the Home Lines Shipping Company this is an original ships cabin booklet giving general ships information to passengers. The booklet was distributed in the tourist class accommodation of the vessel and was produced in English, French & Dutch.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

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.

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Item: TT1140 BA128
Price
£9.00
UK Postage: £1.75
Europe Postage:£3.50
Elsewhere: £5.00

SHIPS GUIDE TO GOTHENBURG FROM THE SWEDISH AMERICAN LINE DATED 1927

MARITIME BOOK COLLECTION
MANY RARE AND NO LONGER AVAILABLE

DESCRIPTION
-- Very old booklet from 1927 which is from the Swedish American Line Company and is a booklet produced as a ships guide to Gothenburg. It is in a fantastic condition and opens out to a large sized map of the area.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- Swedish American Line (in Swedish: Svenska Amerika Linien, abbreviated SAL) was a passenger and cargo shipping line. It was founded in December 1914 under the name Rederiaktiebolaget Sverige-Nordamerika, beginning ocean liner service from Gothenburg to New York in 1915. In 1925 the company changed its name to Svenska Amerika Linien / Swedish American Line.

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-R { S }) 

Item: TT1136 BA128
Price
£9.00
UK Postage: £1.75
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £5.00

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