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COLOUR POSTCARD OF THE FAMOUS VESSEL THE QUEEN ELIZABETH

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DESCRIPTION
-- Superb postcard from the famous vessel the RMS Queen Elizabeth and it is in immaculate condition and is just one of our vast stock collection.  
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

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 -- 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: TT2077 BA182
Price
£5.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

B/W PHOTOGRAPH OF THE UNION CASTLE LINE VESSEL THE ARUNDEL CASTLE

MARITIME PHOTOGRAPH SELECTION
MOSTLY RARE, OLD AND UNUSUAL TYPES

DESCRIPTION -- B/W photograph of the earlier vessel the Arundel Castle from the Union Castle Line which is in a great condition and an early photograph and is just one of our vast stock collection.  
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The RMS Arundel Castle was an ocean liner which entered service in 1921 for the Union-Castle Line. Her sister ship was the SS Windsor Castle; they were the only four-funneled liners not built for transatlantic service. She received a refit in 1937, with her four funnels being reconfigured into two, her hull lengthened, and her bow remolded from a blunt chisel-style into a more modern, angular design. She served in World War II as a transport in the Mediterranean. The Arundel Castle was withdrawn from service in 1958 and taken to the ship breakers in Hong Kong.

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

Item: TT1958 BA179
Price
£2.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

ORIGINAL COLOUR POSTCARD OF THE HOLLAND-AMERICA LINE VESSEL THE MV NOORDAM

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DESCRIPTION -- Unused colour postcard of the Holland America Line vessel The MV Noordam which is in an exellent condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Holland America Line is a line of cruise ships. It was founded in 1873 as the Dutch-America Steamship Company (Dutch: Nederlandsch-Amerikaansche Stoomvaart Maatschappij), a shipping and passenger line. Headquartered in Rotterdam and providing service to the Americas, it became known as Holland America Line. HAL is now headquartered in Seattle, Washington, U.S.

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: TT1622 BA162
Price
£3.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

ORIGINAL B/W POSTCARD OF THE P&O VESSEL THE SS MOLDAVIA

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DESCRIPTION -- Unused and very rare to find B/W postcard of the P&O Line vessel The SS Moldavia which is an excellent and is just one of our vast stock collection.  
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- SS Moldavia was the first of the P&O "M" Series passenger liners and, like her later sister-ship RMS Morea, she was named after a historic area of Europe - in this case a remote principality which became a part of the present-day Romania.SS Moldavia was launched at 11:00 on Saturday 28 March 1903 with the naming ceremony being performed by the daughter of Sir Thomas Sutherland the Chairman of P&O. Moldavia cost P&O 336,178. She was torpedoed and sunk towards the end of WW1.

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: TT1620 BA162
Price
£2.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

POSTCARD OF THE FRENCH LINE VESSEL THE SS ILE DE FRANCE

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DESCRIPTION -- Unused and mint condition full colour postcard from The French Line vessel the SS Ile De France which is unmarked and protected in a plastic wallet.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent/Mint

HISTORY -- The SS Ile de France was a French ocean liner built in Saint-Nazaire, France for the Compagnie Générale Transatlantique. The ship was the first major ocean liner built after the conclusion of World War I and was the first liner ever to be decorated entirely with designs associated with the Art Deco style. It was neither the largest ship nor the fastest ship, but was considered the most beautifully decorated ship built by the Compagnie Générale Transatlantique (CGT, known also as the "French Line") until the arrival of The Normandie.

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

Item: TT756 BA026
Price
£5.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

B/W POSTCARD FROM THE UNION CASTLE LINE VESSEL THE WINDSOR CASTLE

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DESCRIPTION
-- B/W postcard from the Windsor Castle where this famous old Union Castle Line vessel is seen at sea and is in a very good condition and is just one of our vast stock collection.  
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

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: TT1948 BA179
Price
£2.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

B/W POSTCARD OF THE SWEDISH LLOYD VESSEL THE MS SAGA

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DESCRIPTION
-- B/W postcard of the Swedish Lloyd vessel the MS Saga which is in an excellent condition and is just one of our vast stock collection.  
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The origins of Swedish Lloyd date back to 1869, but it was only with the purchase of Thule Line in 1916 that they entered the North Sea passenger market. The Thule Steamship Co had been formed in Gothenburg in 1870. They traded between Gothenburg and Granton (near Edinburgh) in Scotland, chosen because the Wilson Line (Thomas Wilson & Son) was already dominant in Hull, and London was already served by the London Line of a different Wilson, J.W.Wilson (an Englishman based in Gothenburg). Thule's first passenger steamer was the Bele of 1879.

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: TT2684 BA209
Price
£2.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

ORIGINAL B/W POSTCARD OF THE UNION-CASTLE LINE VESSEL THE WINCHESTER CASTLE

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DESCRIPTION -- Early used B/W postcard of the Union Castle Royal Mail Motor vessel The Winchester Castle which is in a great condition and protected in a plastic wallet.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Union-Castle Line was a prominent shipping line that operated a fleet of passenger liners and freighters 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: TT1609 BA161
Price
£2.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

B/W POSTCARD OF THE VESSEL THE INDUS

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DESCRIPTION
-- B/W postcard from the vessel The Indus which is in a very good condition and an extremely rare find and is just one of our vast stock collection.  
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Indus

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: TT1978 BA179
Price
£2.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

B/W POSTCARD OF THE P&O VESSEL THE SS NIZAM BUILT 1873

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DESCRIPTION -- Unused B/W postcard of the P&O Line vessel The SS Nizam which was built in 1873 and scrapped in 1893 and the postcard is in an excellent condition.
[HAVE 2 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.

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: TT1621 BA162
Price
£2.00
UK Postage: £1.25
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £4.50

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