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ORIGINAL B/W POSTCARD OF THE UNION-CASTLE ROYAL MAIL STEAMER THE WINDSOR CASTLE

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DESCRIPTION -- Unused B/W postcard of the Union Castle Royal Mail Steamer The RMS Windsor Castle and is just one of our vast stock collection.  
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The RMS Windsor Castle was the largest passenger/cargo mailship operated by the Union-Castle Line on its 'Cape Mail' service to South African ports. Built in 1959, the new vessel was notable for the high standard, if conservative, design of her public rooms in a "traditional" first class and "contemporary" tourist class configuration, which by clever arrangement, afforded both classes public rooms and deckspace facing forward. The spacious passenger lounges and dining rooms were designed by eminent British architects. Windsor Castle was air-conditioned throughout the passenger and crew areas.

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: TT1403 BA151
Price
£2.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

ORIGINAL UNUSED COLOUR POSTCARD OF THE CUNARD LINE VESSEL THE RMS QUEEN MARY

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DESCRIPTION -- Unused colour postcard of the Cunard Line vessel The RMS Queen Mary and is just one of our vast stock collection and in an excellent condition and protected in a plastic wallet.
[HAVE 2 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The 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-50)

Item: TT1847 BA173
Price
£5.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

ORIGINAL OLD POSTCARD OF WHITE STAR LINE VESSEL THE CERAMIC

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WHITE STAR LINE

DESCRIPTION -- Unused colour postcard from the White Star Line vessel The Ceramic and an extremely rare find and 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 -- Ceramic was built by Harland and Wolff, Belfast in 1912 for the White Star Line. Her route was the Australian Service and she began shortly after her launch in 1913. The next year, 1914, Ceramic began what was to be an illustrious military career and began serving as a troop transport. (WWI)

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: TT1293 BA145

ORIGINAL EARLY B/W POSTCARD OF THE P&O LINE VESSEL THE SS CALEDONIA BUILT 1894

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DESCRIPTION -- Early unused B/W postcard of the P&O Line vessel The SS Caledonia which was built in 1894 and is in a great condition.
[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.

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: TT2013 BA181
Price
£2.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

COLOUR POSTCARD OF THE FAMOUS OLD VESSEL THE CANBERRA

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DESCRIPTION
-- Superb postcard from the famous Cunard Line vessel the SS Canberra which is in an immaculate condition and is just one of our vast stock collection.  
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- Canberra was the first modern liner, with engines located after to increase passenger space, and many other innovations. She personified the best in design of her era, having an extremely elegant profile. By carrying emigrants on the ten pound assisted passages to Australia, she provided many happy memories for them, as she also did for the many who sailed aboard her in her later incarnation as a cruise ship. Canberra was the ship that began the affordable cruise industry in England.

NOTES -- Many other different Cunard Line items 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-50)

Item: TT2076 BA182
Price
£3.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

ORIGINAL COLOUR POSTCARD/PICTURE OF THE ROYAL MAIL LINES VESSEL THE RMS ANDES

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DESCRIPTION -- Early unused colour postcard/picture of the Royal Mail Lines vessel The RMS Andes which is in a good condition and is just one of our vast stock collection. 
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- One of three contemporary well known British cruise ships, Andes, Caronia and Reina del Mar, Andes can be regarded as one of the finest passenger ships of her time. Andes could compete with Cunards famous Caronia of 1949 in terms of luxury and service. Originally, she had been built to the highest standards, as Royal Mail intended her to be the finest ship ever on the Latin American run. Andes was ordered from the famous Harland & Wolff shipyard at Belfast. Royal Mail Lines were worried because their French competitors Cie. Sud Atlantique who were planning a new liner of their own, measuring about 30.000 GRT, to be named Pasteur. In the first place she would be a fast liner.

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: TT1611 BA161
Price
£3.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

FINAL TRANSATLANTIC VOYAGE POSTAL COVER FROM QUEEN ELIZABETH

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DESCRIPTION -- From the vessel The MS Queen Elizabeth this is from her final transatlantic voyage and is a 'postal cover' marking the event and it is dated 28th October 1968 and is in a fine condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- RMS Queen Elizabeth was an ocean liner operated by the Cunard Line and was contracted to carry Royal Mail as the second half of a two-ship weekly express service between Southampton and New York City via Cherbourg.  At the time of construction in the mid-1930s by John Brown and Company in Clydebank, Scotland, she was known as Hull 552, but she was later named in honour of Queen Elizabeth, Queen Consort at the time of her launch on 27 September 1938, and in 1952 became the Queen Mother.

NOTES -- If you cannot find what you are looking for on the Travellers in Time website please contact us with your interest at sales@travellersintime.net. (SCode-0) [PR]

Item: TT1020 BA116
Price
£9.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

ORIGINAL B/W POSTCARD OF THE P&O LINE VESSEL THE SS STRATHNAVER BUILT 1931

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DESCRIPTION -- Unused and early B/W postcard of the P&O Line vessel The SS Strathnaver built 1931. The postcard is taken from our collection many shipping postcards and it is in a very good condition.  
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- RMS, later SS, Strathnaver was a Royal Mail Ship and ocean liner operated by the Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company and launched in 1931. Strathnaver was the first of a series of Strath class ocean liners built in the 1930 by the Vickers-Armstrong shipyard, in Barrow-in-Furness, then in Lancashire. Strathnaver was the sister ship of the RMS Strathaird, with both ships serving the Australian mail route. The ships became known as The White Sisters, being the first P&O liners to be painted with white hulls and yellow funnels,

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: TT1627 BA162
Price
£2.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

SEPIA POSTCARD FROM THE WARWICK CASTLE OF THE UNION CASTLE LINE SHIPPING COMPANY

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DESCRIPTION -- Sepia postcard of the old Union Castle Line vessel the Warwick Castle which is in a good condition and is unused.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very 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: TT1628 BA162
Price
£2.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

B/W POSTCARD OF THE ORIENT LINE VESSEL THE RMS ORION

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DESCRIPTION
-- Early unused B/W postcard of the Orient Line vessel The RMS Orion which is in a good condition and is just one of our vast stock collection.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- RMS Orion was an ocean liner launched by the Orient Steam Navigation Company in 1934 and retired from the water in 1963 after carrying about 500,000 passengers. A 23,371 ton passenger ship, the Orion was built to carry 486 first class, 653 tourist class and 466 crew passengers from Europe through the Pacific to Australia.  Orion was an enlarged version of SS Orontes, and the first single funnel ship to be built for the Orient Line since 1902. She also had a single mast, giving her a very different appearance to her predecessors. She was the first ship to be painted in the Orient Line's livery with a corn coloured hull.

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: TT1615 BA161
Price
£2.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

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