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CONDITION -- Very Good
HISTORY -- The SS Orsova, a 1503-passenger ocean liner, was built by Vickers Armstrong Shipbuilders Ltd. of Barrow-in-Furness, England, in 1954 for the Orient Steam Navigation Company for UK to Australia services via the Suez Canal, the voyage taking four weeks. After 1955, the return trip was eastward via Auckland, Suva, Honolulu, Vancouver, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Panama, Trinidad and Cherbourg.
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CONDITION -- Very Good
HISTORY -- This granite memorial was erected by fellow engineers and friends of the Titanic engineers. It is dedicated to the heroic engineers on board the Titanic. The memorial was unveiled on April 22nd 1914 to a crowd of almost 100,000 people. The memorial inscription reads: "Love hath no man than this. That a man lay down his life for his friends. To the memory of the engineer officers of the R.M.S Titanic who showed their high conception of duty and their heroism by remaining at their posts 15th April 1912. Erected by their fellow engineers and friends on 22nd April 1914".
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CONDITION -- Excellent
HISTORY -- Maersk Line is the global container division and the largest operating unit of the A.P. Moller ' Maersk Group, a Danish business conglomerate. It is considered the largest container shipping company in the world by revenue and employs approximately 25,000 people. Maersk Line operates over 600 vessels and has a capacity of 2.6 million TEU (Twenty-foot Equivalent Units). The company was founded in 1928.
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