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VERY EARLY B/W POSTCARD FROM THE MAURETANIA

MARITIME POSTCARD COLLECTION
DIFFERENT CRUISE LINES AND SHIPPING COMPANIES
WHITE STAR LINE

DESCRIPTION -- Unused B/W postcard from the old Cunard White Star Line vessel the RMS Mauretania which is original and in an excellent condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The Mauretania, transatlantic passenger liner of the Cunard Line, called the “Grand Old Lady of the Atlantic.” It was launched in 1906 and made its maiden voyage in 1907; thereafter, it held the Atlantic Blue Riband for speed until 1929, challenged only by its sister ship, the Lusitania (sunk by a German submarine on May 7, 1915). During World War I the Mauretania worked as a transport and hospital ship. During its long career the ship made 269 double crossings of the Atlantic, exclusive of war work. Its last crossing was made in 1934, and it was broken up in 1935.

NOTES -- Many other similar type of items are also available from Travellers in Time and are listed on the website. Several different categories full of items are available to view and a search facility to enable you to easily find any items.  If further information is required please contact us with your interested subject and questions at sales@travellersintime.net.
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Item: TT3360 BA234
Price
£9.00
UK Postage: £2.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

UNUSED VERY EARLY B/W POSTCARD FROM THE ELDER DEMPSTER LINE VESSEL THE ABOSSO

MARITIME POSTCARD COLLECTION
DIFFERENT CRUISE LINES AND SHIPPING COMPANIES

DESCRIPTION -- Unused and great condition B/W postcard of the Elder Dempster Line vessel the Abosso which is a very early postcard.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]


CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY --
Elder Dempster Shipping Limited was formed in 1899. Among their ships were the liner SS Monterey and the steamer SS Montezuma, which in early 1900 were both chartered as transport ships for British troops destined for South Africa during the Second Boer War.

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 that you are looking for please let Travellers in Time know at sales@travellersintime.net.
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Item: TT3391 BA235
Price
£5.00
UK Postage: £2.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

UNUSED COLOUR POSTCARD FROM THE OLD CUNARD WHITE STAR LINE VESSEL THE RMS ASCANIA

MARITIME POSTCARD COLLECTION
DIFFERENT CRUISE LINES AND SHIPPING COMPANIES
WHITE STAR LINE
 
DESCRIPTION -- Unused mint condition colour postcard from the old Cunard White Star Line vessel the RMS Ascania which is original and is an an early item from this vessel.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The RMS Ascania was an ocean liner operated by the Cunard Line. She was launched on 20 December 1923 at the Armstrong Whitworth Shipbuilders Ltd yard in Newcastle-upon-Tyne; the fifth of Cunard's six "A" class liners. Due to unforeseen cost overruns, the vessel was not completed until May 1925.

NOTES -- Over many years now Travellers in Time has listed a great deal of unusual items on the website. For information on any of these or any other interested items, we can always be contacted at sales@travellersintime.net for all maritime enquiries, and any items you are looking for.
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Item: TT2950 BA218
Price
£9.00
UK Postage: £2.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

UNUSED B/W POSTCARD FROM THE SS ATHENIC OF THE SHAW SAVILL LINE

MARITIME PHOTOGRAPH SELECTION
MOSTLY RARE, OLD AND UNUSUAL TYPES

DESCRIPTION -- Early B/W unused postcard of the old Shaw Savill Line vessel the SS Athenic and the postcard is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping postcards and is dated 1950's. 
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- 
The second SS Athenic was built by Harland and Wolff Ltd, Belfast, and followed The Corinthic and was launched on November 26, 1946, completed in July 1947 and departed on her maiden voyage London to Auckland on August 1, 1947.

NOTES -- You can email Travellers in Time anytime for any enquiries about items you wish to purchase on sales@travellersintime.net
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Item: TT3376 BA235
Price
£5.00
UK Postage: £2.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

EARLY UNUSED B/W POSTCARD FROM THE VESSEL THE SS REMUERA FROM THE NZSSCo

POSTCARD COLLECTION
DIFFERENT CRUISE LINES AND SHIPPING COMPANIES

DESCRIPTION -- Unused very good condition B/W postcard from the vessel the Remuera from the New Zealand Steamship Company which is original and is an an early item from this vessel.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The SS Remuera was one of many ships that shaped the 20th century, expanding trade and taking migrants to new worlds.  The ship was built in 1911 by W Denny and Brothers at Dumbarton on the Clyde and launched by Mrs. Arthur Rhodes, the wife of a New Zealand based director of the company.  The initial passenger accommodation was 60 first class berths, 90 second and 130 third class.

NOTES -- Over many years now Travellers in Time has listed a great deal of unusual items on the website. For information on any of these or any other interested items, we can always be contacted at sales@travellersintime.net for all maritime enquiries, and any items you are looking for.
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Item: TT3387 BA235
Price
£3.00
UK Postage: £2.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

UNUSED COLOUR POSTCARD FROM THE OLD STEAMSHIP VESSEL LANCASTRIA

MARITIME POSTCARD COLLECTION
DIFFERENT CRUISE LINES AND SHIPPING COMPANIES
 
DESCRIPTION -- Unused mint condition colour postcard from the old Cunard Line vessel the Lancastria which is original and due to the sad history of the vessel is very collectable.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- RMS Lancastria (later HMT Lancastria) was a British Cunard liner requisitioned by the UK Government during World War II. She was sunk on 17 June 1940 during Operation Ariel. Having received an emergency order to evacuate British nationals and troops in excess of its capacity of 1,300 passengers, modern estimates range between 3,000 and 5,800 fatalities the largest single-ship loss of life in British maritime history.

NOTES -- 1000's of other maritime items are available to buy on the website and many different cruise lines are covered. If you require more information on any of these please contact us on sales@travellersintime.net
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Item: TT2957 BA218
Price
£9.00
UK Postage: £2.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

UNUSED COLOUR POSTCARD FROM THE OLD CUNARD WHITE STAR LINE VESSEL THE MAURETANIA

MARITIME POSTCARD COLLECTION
DIFFERENT CRUISE LINES AND SHIPPING COMPANIES
WHITE STAR LINE
 
DESCRIPTION -- Unused mint condition colour postcard from the old Cunard White Star Line vessel the Mauretania which is original and is an early item from this famous vessel.

[HAVE 2 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- RMS Mauretania was launched on 28 July 1938 at the Cammell Laird yard in Birkenhead, England, and was completed in May 1939. The second Mauretania was the first ship built for the newly formed Cunard White Star company following the merger in April 1934 of the Cunard and White Star Line. On the withdrawal of the first RMS Mauretania in 1934, to prevent a rival company using the name and to keep it available for the new liner, arrangements were made for the Red Funnel paddle steamer Queen to be renamed Mauretania in the interim.

NOTES -- 1000's of other maritime items are available to buy on the website and many different cruise lines are covered. If you require more information on any of these please contact us on sales@travellersintime.net
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Item: TT2958 BA218
Price
£12.00
UK Postage: £2.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £7.00

UNUSED B/W POSTCARD FROM THE VERY FAMOUS OLD CUNARD LINE VESSEL THE QUEEN MARY

MARITIME POSTCARD COLLECTION
DIFFERENT CRUISE LINES AND SHIPPING COMPANIES
 
DESCRIPTION -- Unused mint condition and very rare to find B/W postcard from the old Cunard Line vessel the Queen Mary which is original and is an early issued postcard from this famous old vessel.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The RMS Queen Mary is a retired ocean liner that sailed primarily on the North Atlantic Ocean from 1936 to 1967 for the Cunard Line also known as Cunard White Star Line when the vessel entered service. Built by John Brown & Company in Clydebank, Scotland, Queen Mary, along with RMS Queen Elizabeth, were built as part of Cunard's planned two-ship weekly express service between Southampton, Cherbourg and New York.

NOTES -- Having been established now for many very successful years now, Travellers in Time continue to be run by two people as a hobby and not a business, and believe that a more personal service is achieved this way. We can be reached at sales@travellersintime.net for any enquiries on items from the website or items you are looking for. 
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Item: TT2964 BA218
Price
£9.00
UK Postage: £2.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

EARLY COLOUR POSTCARD FROM THE CUNARD LINE VESSEL THE RMS QUEEN MARY

MARITIME POSTCARD COLLECTION
DIFFERENT CRUISE LINES AND SHIPPING COMPANIES
 
DESCRIPTION -- Early colour postcard of the Cunard Line vessel The RMS Queen Mary and is a very rare find and not one we have seen before. 
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- RMS Queen Mary sailed on her maiden voyage on 27 May 1936 and won the Blue Riband that August; she lost the title to SS Normandie in 1937 and recaptured it in 1938, holding it until 1952 when it was taken by the new SS United States. With the outbreak of the Second World War, she was converted into a troopship and ferried Allied soldiers during the conflict.  Following the war, Queen Mary was refitted for passenger service and along with Queen Elizabeth commenced the two-ship transatlantic passenger service for which the two ships were initially built. 

NOTES -- This postcard is taken from our collection of over 2000 shipping postcards and is protected in a plastic wallet, so if there is a particular postcard of a vessel thst you are looking for please let Travellers in Time know anytime at sales@travellersintime.net
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Item: TT3362 BA234
Price
£9.00
UK Postage: £2.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

B/W UNUSED POSTCARD OF THE HIGHLAND PATRIOT FROM THE ROYAL MAIL LINE

MARITIME POSTCARD COLLECTION 
DIFFERENT CRUISE LINES AND SHIPPING COMPANIES 


DESCRIPTION -- Unused B/W postcard of the Royal Mail Line vessel the Highland Patriot which is in an excellent condition.  
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]   
 
CONDITION -- Excellent
 
HISTORY -- Higland Patriot MV was a British Motor Cargo Vessel of 14,172 tons built in 1932 by Harland & Wolff Ltd, Belfast and owned by Royal Main Lines LTD. On the 1st October 1940 when on route from Buenos Aires for Glasgow  carrying 5,700 tons refrigerated and general cargo she was torpedoed by German submarine U-38 and sunk. 3 crew lost from a total crew 143. 
 
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Item: TT3487 BA239
Price
£5.00
UK Postage: £2.00
Europe Postage:£4.00
Elsewhere: £6.00

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