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Posted 02/21/2012   1:40 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add Bujutsu to your friends list  Get a Link to this Message
Hi All

In amother thread I had mentioned that I collect postcards on stamps as well as look at the postmarks on them as well.

I am always looking for ship postcards.

This is just one page out of my several binders pertaining to ships.
I bought this card for just $10.00 in a dealer's box. When Cameron's film came out on the Titanic, my cards (I have just 2 different ones of the Titanic) went sky-high price-wise. They came down some but not that much, so, I figure I got a good deal.

Here is the way I like to mount my cards and display them. Would appreciate your comments here.

Thanks a lot.

Chimo

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Posted 02/21/2012   6:19 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Horamkhet to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply


Hi Bujutsu

I would love to find a "Titanic" item. The card would sell in the high hundreds if not early thousands.
I have this one, which is a white star line item. It was in the family accumulation of stamps and postcards.
I like it because living here in Australia, the ship on the card bears the name oceanic, and in the early days Australia and New Zealand were referred to as Oceania.

Regards
Horamakhet
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Posted 02/21/2012   7:05 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Bujutsu to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
That is a nice card horamkhet

I have always likes ships and they are really an interesting topic. I also have cards and covers posted on bpard the different ships and they too are interesting by themselves too with the different "Pacquebot" cancellations etc.

Thanks for sharing.

Chimo

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Posted 02/21/2012   7:17 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add plsllvn to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Here is a postcard of the RMS Majestic.
Paul



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Posted 02/21/2012   8:32 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add PostmasterGS to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
A few of mine with an interesting backstory.












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Posted 02/21/2012   9:38 pm  Show Profile Check stallzer's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add stallzer to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
How about 1 of the Famous Lusitania.



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Posted 02/21/2012   10:10 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Bujutsu to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
These are great items folks. They are all fantastic. Keep them coming,

Chimo

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Posted 03/01/2012   3:47 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add philb to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Chimo do you have this coal burner yet ? S.S. Dalhousie City ! phil

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Posted 03/01/2012   7:12 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Bujutsu to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Hi philb

This is an image I don't have in my collection.

I am assuming that this card is up for trade or sale?

Chimo

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Posted 03/01/2012   9:45 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add philb to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Chimo, Yes if we can trade its usually better than purchase.what have you got in worldwide covers ?? phil
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Posted 03/02/2012   1:26 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Bujutsu to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Hi philby

Well, actually, I have a lot of covers WW up for trade and too mumerous to mention. What in particular would you be interested in?

If I have an idea, then we can go from there?

Chimo

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Posted 03/02/2012   2:00 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add philb to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Hi Chimo, just happened to catch your last post..will e mail you ! phil
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Posted 03/07/2012   04:36 am  Show Profile Check Bas S Warwick's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add Bas S Warwick to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Some very beautiful cards - thanks for sharing. I cant show anything as nice as those........but here's a card (posted July 67 San Francisco- New Zealand)

P & O's Canberra - "The Great White Whale"

For almost 40 years Canberra served the Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company (P&O) admirably. http://www.sscanberra.com/



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Posted 03/07/2012   12:10 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Bujutsu to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Nice card Bas S Warwick

I have about 150+ cards that still needs research on before I mount them in to my albums. Once that is done, I will have a better grasp of what I have and don't have in my collection. I am mounting all of my ships in alphabetical order and, of course, this certainly helps.

Chimo

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Posted 03/09/2012   04:21 am  Show Profile Check Bas S Warwick's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add Bas S Warwick to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Bujutsu - I think you will like this one. (Although you may already have it?)

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Posted 03/09/2012   04:25 am  Show Profile Check Bas S Warwick's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add Bas S Warwick to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Another more modern chrome

J Arthur Dixon Postcard - P&O Oriana - The Queen of the Seas 42000 Tons

Card dated Thursday 16th - but year unknown. Reads......

"We are now on our way to Japan......had a very rough Tasman crossing.......I am up $60 on the pokies...Gordon won $100 so far......"

Built by Vickers-Armstrong (Shipbuilders) Ltd in Barrow-In-Furness in 1960 at Yard No 1061 and she was 41,915 tonnes of pure pleasure, 245.1m long, 30.5m wide with 730 cabins, 17 public rooms and 11 passenger decks. She carried 2000 passengers and 1000 crew and by her retirement she had steamed 3,430,902 nautical miles and her record day's run was 701 nautical miles at 29.21 knots

There are some very nice real photos and history of the vessel on this website. Very interesting reading
http://www.seadogs-reunited.com/Oriana.htm

Scrapped in 2005 - disturbing photos of this once grand vessel
http://www.oceanlinermuseum.co.uk/O...lery%208.htm



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