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SET OF VERY EARLY P&O SOUVENIR PLAYING CARDS

DESCRIPTION -- Set of very early souvenir playing cards from the P&O Line which have been used but are complete and original from the shipping line.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

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: TT1355 BA150
Price
£19.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

MID 1800's HANDBOOK OF INFORMATION FROM THE P&O LINE

DESCRIPTION -- Very old handbook of information from the P&O Line which is from the 1800's and shows information on the fleets vessels and routes of passage. Although the item is in a fair condition and not excellent, it is important to remember how old it is and you would be unlikely to find another like it.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Fair

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 -- Many 100's of other maritime items are available to buy on the website. If you require more information contact us on sales @travellersintime.net
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Item: TT1352 BA150
Price
£16.00
UK Postage: £1.50
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £5.00

UNUSED PHOTO ALBUM FROM PRINCESS LINES VESSEL GRAND PRINCESS

DESCRIPTION -- Unused and as new this item is a luxury photo album from the fantastic cruise ship the Grand Princess from the Princess Lines Shipping Company. Being unused it is in a presentation box and the size of the item is 13" (34cm) square. Although not of ancient or old maritime value, to purchase this luxury album from onboard would cost alot more money than for sale here.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- As New/Excellent

HISTORY -- At 109,000 tons The Grand Princess is too wide to fit through the Panama Canal but her size allows her to offer passengers an unmatched number of outside cabins with balconies. Grand Princess is a Grand-class cruise ship owned by Princess Cruises. Built in 1998 by Fincantieri Cantieri Navali Italiani in Monfalcone (Hull Number 5956), Italy, at a cost of approximately US$450 million, she was the largest and most expensive passenger ship ever built at the time.

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Item: TT1344 BA149
Price
£19.00
UK Postage: £5.00
Europe Postage:£7.00
Elsewhere: £10.00

SOUVENIR MATCHES FROM THE VESSEL SS CANBERRA

DESCRIPTION -- Sealed pack of 12 souvenir matches from the famous old liner The SS Canberra which are of course unused and a genuine souvenir. There are several packs available should anyone be interested.
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CONDITION -- Unused/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 UK 17 million, and was launched on 16 March 1960. The ship was named on 17 March 1958, after the federal capital of Australia, Canberra, and entered service in May 1961. During the 1982 Falklands War, it served as a troop ship.

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Item: TT1747 BA169
Price
£5.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £7.00

RARE MATCHBOX HOLDER SOUVENIR OF P&O VESSEL RMS RAJPUTANA

DESCRIPTION -- Souvenir item from the P&O vessel the RMS Rajputana which is a silver-plated matchbox holder showing on the front the flag emblem and name of the great vessel which is in a good condition (Click on the picture for a close look at the emblem).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION
-- Good

HISTORY
-- The RMS Rajputana was a British passenger and cargo carrying ocean liner. She was built for the Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company at the Harland and Wolff docks on the River Clyde near Glasgow, Scotland in 1925. She was one of the P&O 'R' class liners from 1925 that had the much of their interiors designed by Lord Inchcape's daughter Elsie Mackay. Named after Rajputana region of western India, she sailed on a regular route between England and British India.

NOTES
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Item: TT1298 BA146
Price
£39.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£5.00
Elsewhere: £7.00

MINT CONDITION TEA TOWEL SOUVENIR FROM THE SS CANBERRA

DESCRIPTION -- Mint condition as new souvenir tea towel from the famous old P&O Line vessel The SS Canberra which is dated from the early 1970's (click on the picture for a closer look at this item).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Unused/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 UK 17 million, and was launched on 16 March 1960. The ship was named on 17 March 1958, after the federal capital of Australia, Canberra, and entered service in May 1961. During the 1982 Falklands War, it served as a troop ship.

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Item: TT1280 BA144
Price
£19.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

SOLID SILVER SPOON FROM THE OLD P&O VESSEL THE IBERIA

DESCRIPTION -- Souvenir solid silver spoon from the P&O vessel The Iberia which is a very early piece and is in a great condition. It has a full colour company flag at the head of the spoon and the size is 5" (12.5cm) long (click on the picture view for a closer look at this item and its crest and flag).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- The SS Iberia was built by Harland & Wolff of Belfast in 1954. Her sistership was the Clyde-built Arcadia of the same year. They were easily distinguishable due to different funnel tops. The Iberia received serious damage in a collision with a tanker off Colombo, Sri-Lanka, in 1956. The tanker Stanvac Pretoria was running light, so damage was high above the waterline. Repairs were undertaken at Cockatoo Dockyard, Sydney.

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Item: TT1234 BA139
Price
£29.00
UK Postage: £1.50
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £5.00

ORIGINAL SMALL SUGAR POT FROM THE OLD P&O VESSEL THE ORIANA

DESCRIPTION -- This item is a small sugar pot from the famous old P&O vessel The Oriana. It is an as used on board item and is dated from the 1960's. The sugar bowl is in a fantastic condition and shows the traditional Oriana design. The item is bottom marked by the makers for the vessel. (click on the view link or on the picture for a closer look at this item)
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION - Excellent

HISTORY -- The first Oriana was built in 1960 by Vickers-Armstrong's, Barrow. Ordered by, and registered to the Orient Steam Navigation Co, she was delivered to P&O Orient Lines with the distinctive Orient Line corn-coloured hull. She served on the route to Australia from Southampton (unlike earlier Orient Liners which sailed from London). In 1962 she collided with the carrier USS Kearsarge between San Francisco and Los Angeles in fog. Her hull was repainted white in 1965, when she was transferred to full P&O registry.

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Item: TT1228 BA138
Price
£15.00
UK Postage: £3.50
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

UNUSED 1973 POSTER ADVERT FOR THE P&O LINE

DESCRIPTION -- Unused 1973 poster advert for the vessel The Spirit of London of the P&O Shipping Line which is in a mint condition and is as new. These type of adverts were usually designed to fit into the window of a travel agent of that period with the size being approx. 11" x 16" (30cm x 42cm). To find this type of poster is usually very rare but to find any posters such as this which have not been used is a tremendous bonus (click on the view link or on the picture for a closer look at this item).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Mint/Excellent

HISTORY -- Spirit of London was to have been a sistership to Norwegian Caribbean Line's Southward, to be named Seaward. Norwegian Caribbean Line pulled out of the deal after price rises following the Italian builders' nationalization, and the hull was sold to P&O. Spirit of London was eventually completed in the autumn of 1972. When P&O later acquired Princess Cruises in 1974, Spirit of London was transferred to that fleet, becoming the Sun Princess.

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Item: TT1259 BA142

SET OF 1960's UNUSED PLAYING CARDS FROM THE P&O LINE

DESCRIPTION -- Set of unused and unwrapped playing cards from the P&O Line shipping company. They are still wrapped in the original polythene and as new and come in an outer box, all being in excellent condition and are dated from around the 1960's.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- Founded in 1836, the Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company, sailed from London to Spain, Portugal and the Mediterranean. The company began a service to Alexandria and an overland journey to Port Suez with a connection to India (not P&O at the time until 1840). The overland route was the quickest way to India. Passengers disembarked at Alexandria, and journeyed for 12 hours up the Nile to Cairo. Special shallow-draft vessels then carried them to Cosseir and passengers then travelled in mule drawn carriages to Port Suez.

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Item: TT1214 BA137
Price
£11.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

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