However, following White Star's long tradition of improving standards for third-class passengers, these facilities were considerably ahead of the equivalent on other lines, being broadly in line with second-class facilities on other ships. Although all of the same class, prices for berths on the Jubilee-class varied, allowing passengers the choice of two- or four-berth cabins for a premium or. Die erste White Star Line wurde von John Pilkington und Henry Threlfall Wilson in Liverpool (England) gegründet und charterte zunächst Segelschiffe (Tayleur, Blue Jacket (später White Star), Red Jacket, Ellen und Iowa) für den Handel zwischen Großbritannien und Australien. Äußeres Symbol der Reederei war ein weißer Stern auf rotem Grund Laurentic (II), one of the last ships built for the White Star Line, was launched in 1927. During the Second World War she was used as an armed merchant cruiser and on 3rd November 1940 she was torpedoed and sunk by U99. Georgic (II), launched in 1931, was the very last ship built for the White Star Line White Star Line of British and Australian Packets For Liverpool- H. T. Wilson & Co. Shalimar: 1853: 1,470 tons: Liverpool - Australia - New Zealand: 1 of 3 ships reposessed in 1867. White Star Line of Australian Packets & White Star Line of New Zealand Packets: Shepherdess: 1856: Shirley (of Boston) 1851: Liverpool to New York: Pilkington & Wilso White Star Line / Oceanic Steamship Company / White Star Line of Boston Packets Founded 1845 and started sailing ship voyages the following year with chartered brig ELIZABETH to Montreal. Purchased their first ship in 1849 - barque IOWA and advertised as the 'White Star Line of Boston Packets'. Commenced steamship sailings 1863
Category:Ships of White Star Line. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. Jump to navigation Jump to search. Categoria:Transatlantici della White Star Line (it); Catégorie:Bateau de la White Star Line (fr); Kategooria:White Star Line'i laevastik (et); Categoria:Vaixells de la White Star Line (ca); Kategorie:Schiff (White Star Line). The White Star Line - best known today as being the owner of the ill-fated RMS Titanic - was once one of the most successful and powerful shipping lines in the world - with a fascinating history dating from the 19th century to a legacy that continues to this day White Star Line Ships. An In-depth Examination of the Ships of the Legendary White Star Line
Liner Progress Shipyard News Releases Downloads Donations Chris' Page Liner Revisions Additional Ships Future Projects Project Archives Additional Links Liner Index Updates Gallery Media FAQ Contact U Be sure to visit our extensive White Star Line Maritime Collection for Brochures, Photographs, and Other Historical Documents. We also offer an online Titanic Memorabilia collection. We also include in the list below, passenger lists of the Cunard-White Star Line for vessels that ended in ic such as the Georgic Advert for the White Star - Dominion Line, service to Canada showing the steamships Doric, Regina, Megantic, Arabic and Canada. The White Star Line was founded in September 1869 as the Oceanic Steam Navigation Company Beginning with the first Oceanic in 1870, let's walk through each and every ship owned or chartered by the White Star Line up to the Cunard merger in 1934. I... I.. The Oceanic Steam Navigation Company or White Star Line of Boston Packets, more commonly known as the White Star Line, was a prominent British shipping company, today most famous for its ill-fated luxury flagship, the RMS Titanic, and the World War I loss of her sister ship, Britannic. In 1934 the line merged with its chief rival, Cunard Line, which operated as a separate entity until 2005 and is now part of Carnival Corporation & PLC. As a lasting reminder of the White Star Line, modern.
When White Star Line launched its first ship, Oceanic, in 1870, Cunard Lines already had two dozen passenger and cargo vessels and held the Blue Riband. As early as 1840, Cunard held the Blue Riband with its ship Britannia The Olympic was the first of three nearly identical ships built by the White Star Line in Great Britain. The company was competing with its fiercest rival, the Cunard Line, for domination of the trans-Atlantic shipping lanes between Europe and America. The industry had made enormous strides in recent years. Gone were the old wooden sailing ships. New metal hulls made for powerful vessels, and. The Oceanic Steam Navigation Company or White Star Line of Boston Packets, more commonly known as the White Star Line, was a prominent British shipping company, most famous for its ill-fated luxury flagship, the RMS Titanic, and the World War I loss of her sister ship, Britannic. In 1934 the line merged with its chief rival, Cunard Line, which operated as a separate entity until 2005 and is. The Oceanic Steam Navigation Company or White Star Line of Boston Packets, more commonly known as just White Star Line, was a highly prominent British shipping company, today most famous for its ill-fated vessel, the RMS Titanic, and the World War I loss of Titanic's sister ship Britannic The lead ship from the White Star Line, sister to the ill-fated Titanic and Britannic, Olympic encompassed all the qualities the line was striving for in size, opulence, and luxury. Moreover, she was the only sister to enjoy a lengthy and distinguished career, including time spent as a troopship in World War I. She served as the White Star flagship from 1911 to 1935, after which she was.
1845 The White Star Line (or Aberdeen White Star Line) was founded in Liverpool by John Pilkington and Henry Wilson. The aim was to provide a service to Australia, serving the gold rush. Pilkington and Wilson initially leased and chartered ships; as business increased, they would purchase the vessels Here is some of the history and facts behind the two White Star Lines ships that did not meet as historic of a fate as the RMS Titanic-the RMS Olympic and the HMS Britannic Home Cruise Ships Cruise Lines Reviews Photos Tickers Search. Home > Cruise Lines > White Star Line . White Star Line. All Statuses (3), Scrapped (1), Sunk (2), Check out the history for White Star Line! All Sunk Ships . Displaying 1 to 2 of 2 ships, sorted by Gross Tonnage Britannic II - White Star Line. Sunk - 1915 to 1916. Type: Hospital Ship. GRT: 48158. Length: 903 ft. Beam: 94 ft. Speed.
Arabic (3) was built in 1908 as the Norddeutsche Lloyd ship Berlin (2). She was handed over to the British as a war reparation and ere-entered service with the White Star Line in 1921 as the Arabic (3). Between 1925-1929 she served with Red Star Line, still under the name Arabic, before reverting briefly to White Star service in 1930 White Star Line fleet #barco #barcos #britannic #cunard #lusitania #navio #ocean #ocean_line #olympic #ship #ships #titanic #transatlantico #water #White_star_line White Star Line's contribution to the merger was the giving of 10 ships, one of which was the Olympic, although White Star did suspect that the Olympic would not last that much longer. Here we look along her starboard side forward whilst the Olympic is in New York in 1934 heading towards her final day White Star fought back with RMS Olympic, RMS Titanic and HMHS Britannic. Like the Lusitania and Mauretania, White Star's trio would feature double hulls and watertight bulkheads. With standard.. Line. In 1926, when the last of Dominion's fleet was scrapped, this service was renamed the White Star Line Canadian Service. Canada was one of Dominion's original contributions to the White Star-Dominion Line. Built by Harland & Wolff, Belfast, she wa
, Olympic, continued in service for the White Star Line for the next twenty years, continuing to turn great profits and eventually being joined in the 1920s by two new running mates for the transatlantic run - the 56,000-ton Majestic and the 34,000-ton Homeric Britannic (1874; White Star Line) Britannic (1930; White Star Line) (later Cunard Line) British Queen Bronxville Brookline Brooklyn Heights Brúarfoss Bruarfoss Bruges Brunsberg Brunsbüttel Brunsdeich Brunseck Brunsgard Brunshausen Brunsholm Brunskappel Brunskoog Brunsland Brunstal Brussels Brynhild (Svea Line) (see also Bore Line and Finland.
The three Olympic-class liners The White Star Line, the Titanic's owners, had always intended her to be one of three ships, with plans laid down for a trio of new liners back in 1907. The three ships were intended to capitalise on the growing numbers of transatlantic journeys, taking people from Europe to a new life in Canada and the USA White Star Ad - British and North American Royal Mail Steam-Packet Company (Cunard Line) 1855 Ad - Royal Mail Through Line Kingston to Toronto and Hamilton, with rail connection Le RMS Olympic est un paquebot transatlantique britannique, construit par les chantiers Harland & Wolff pour la White Star Line. Il est le sister-ship des infortunés Titanic et Britannic. Contrairement à ces derniers, l'Olympic a eu une longue et brillante carrière, et en a tiré le surnom d'« Old Reliable ». Cette carrière a néanmoins été marquée par plusieurs collisions avec d'autres navires. La plus importante de ces collisions, avec le croiseur HMS Hawke a eu. RMS Britannic was an ocean liner of the White Star Line, the company's third ship to bear the name. She was built by Harland & Wolff in Belfast. She was launched on 6 August 1929. Like her running mate RMS Georgic, Britannic was a motorship powered by diesel engines
Property Value; dbo:wikiPageID 11978467 (xsd:integer); dbo:wikiPageRevisionID 982882637 (xsd:integer); rdf:type skos:Concept; rdfs:label Ships of the White Star Line. Articles about selected ships ships and special events in their history. Descriptions of some of the great maritime disasters involving emigrant ships, like the wrecking of the steamer Atlantic of the White Star Line, sinking of the ocean liner Empress of Ireland and the Thingvalla line steamer Norge disaster. Check this section if you have an. White Star Line/(White Star-Dominion Line) Sailings October 1913-October 1914 (issued October 1913) for: Great Ships website shows postcards of many old liners and also has brief histories. See the Index of Ships page. (See Dominion Line and White Star Line sections.) * You may use my images on another website. Then please credit them as being from the collection of Björn Larsson, and. Drawing of White-Star Line steamship from Industrial History of the United States (1878).jpg 1,976 × 832; 282 KB. Flynn Family Photo County Waterford Ireland 1917 Back Yard Photos (6907651688).jpg 2,000 × 1,537; 736 KB. Front cover of White Star Line passenger list Wellcome L0046614.jpg 2,380 × 3,892; 3 MB White Star Line Ship Postcards - Oceanliner Post cards . Click on the images to display a larger view & more detailed information about the card. Olympic. Titanic Ship. Cunard Lines. 21.97 shi042002 GRADE: 4 R.M.S. Homeric $ 21.97 21.97. Add To Cart Shortcut More Info shi042002 shi042002 Oldpostcards.com. 24.97 shi042006 GRADE: 1 M.V. Britannic $ 24.97 24.97. Add To Cart Shortcut More Info.
White Star Line White Star - Page 2: 1900-1914 This page is one of a series devoted to postcards and photographs of the White Star Line. An alphabetical list of ships shown on this page is shown below. Below this is a Fleet List in chronological order. There is a table of individual ship histories on the White Star Header Page The normal custom of the White Star Line ships was to sail from Southampton, England, across the English Channel to Cherbourg, France, to pick up additional passengers. Then during the night the. Pour les articles homonymes, voir White. La White Star Line est une des principales compagnies maritimes britanniques entre la fin du XIXe siècle et le début du XXe siècle, surtout connue pour avoir été copropriétaire du Titanic
315. Percival William Ernest White - Trimmer † 316. H. Hunton - Trimmer 317. C. Cross - Trimmer (Discharged) 318. Albert Nicholas - Trimmer (Discharged - Paid off) 319. George Fisher - Trimmer 320. Herbert Budge - Trimmer 321. S. Harding - Trimmer (Discharged) 322. E. Randall - Trimmer (Discharged) 323. C. F. Stone - Trimmer 324. Edward Jones - Trimmer (Discharged White Star Line was a prominent British shipping company, famous for their luxurious liners. Founded in 1845, the company had their first liner, the Oceanic, built in 1870. The ship had a successful run; it was taking passengers across the Pacific until 1895 when it was decommissioned and sold for scrap Historia. Yhtiön perustivat vuonna 1845 Liverpoolissa John Pilkington ja Henry Threlfall Wilson nimellä White Star Line, ja aluksi yhtiö keskittyi Australiaan suuntautuvaan kauppaliikenteeseen, joka oli voimistunut kultalöydön myötä. Laivasto koostui aluksi vain vuokratuista purjelaivoista, mutta yhtiö hankki ensimmäisen höyrylaivansa vuonna 1863
WHITE STAR LINE added 21 new photos to the album: Joseph Bruce Ismay (1862-1937). August 14, 2017 · Joseph Bruce Ismay (Crosby, 12 dicembre 1862 - Mayfair, 17 ottobre 1937) è stato un imprenditore britannico In 1916, during World War I, the White Star Line converted some of their ships into hospitals. One of these converted ships was the HMHS Britannic, upon which Jessop was serving as a stewardess for the British Red Cross. On the morning of November 21st, the Britannic sank in the Aegean Sea, due to a mysterious explosion. To this day, scientists have yet to reach a definitive conclusion as to. The BRITANNIC was the last ship to fly the famous White Star Line houseflag, and she had been of immense value to her country in war time, and to both her owners. Breaking up operations commenced in early February 1961 when the interior fittings were stripped out; many of these were sold at auction. In 1957 the Cunard Line announced that it had reserved a berth at John Brown's Clydebank yard.
White Star Line Ship Boat Vessel Plate. £59.00. Click & Collect. Free postage. Titanic Boat Ship Liner Model Replica White Star Line. £30.00. Click & Collect. £10.00 postage. White Star Line Company Diary, Leather & Gold-Gilt, 1930 - RARE. £199.00. Click & Collect. £4.50 postage. WHITE STAR LINE RMS OLYMPIC TITANIC A'LA CARTE *STYLE & ERA* MUFFIN DISH 1911 . £160.00. Click & Collect. £8. SS Nomadic Berthed next to Titanic Belfast in the historic Hamilton Dry Dock is SS Nomadic - tender to RMS Titanic and the last remaining White Star Line ship in the world. Restored to her original 1911 glory and back home in Belfast, a visit to SS Nomadic & Hamilton Dock combines the authentic heritage and atmosphere of this historic ship with the intriguing stories of her passengers and the. The White Star Line never had the fastest ships, but theirs were the most luxurious. From Oceanic of 1871 to Georgic of 1932, there were many ground-breaking White Star Line ships. The company's most famous are undoubtedly the Olympic, Titanic and Britannic, but the other seventy or so ships of the line also helped White Star become the most famous shipping line of all time. White Star merged.
Here is some of the history and facts behind the two White Star Lines ships that did not meet as historic of a fate as the RMS Titanic-the RMS Olympic and the HMS Britannic. RMS Olympic Little sister to the Titanic, the RMS Olympic was launched on October 20, 1911 and was captained by Edward J. Smith, the same man who captained the Titanic on the night of its tragic sinking RMS TITANIC FIRST CLASS STATEROOM WHITE STAR PASSENGER SHIP LINE 1912 PHOTO | eBay. 1000 x 786 jpeg 111kB. www.ebay.co.uk. TS59 Vintage White Star Line Titanic & Olympic Cruise Poster Re-Print A4 | eBay. 400 x 600 jpeg 83kB. thelistlove.com. 10 Facts You Never Knew About RMS Titanic | The List Love. 1500 x 1000 jpeg 1379kB . luxurylinerrow.com. Items Wanted - Luxury Liner Row. 900 x 291 jpeg. White Star Line. Waterside The ship in the card at left is believed to be Adriatic (II) Trade Card Agent Notice. White Star Calendar Reproduction Cards Structures. Modern Reprints.
This Danish-language brochure, published in Copenhagen in 1911 or 1912, advertises two ships of the British-owned White Star Line, the Olympic and Titanic. Included are facts about the line and its fleet; information about tickets, timetables, and classes of service; and illustrations of the dining rooms, libraries, cabins, and decks Handed over to owner; largest ship in the world at that time. June 29, 1904 . Maiden voyage, Liverpool - New York. January 23, 1909 . Rescued passengers and crew of Republic after her collision at sea with Florida. First use of wireless as lifesaving device at sea. 1914-1918 . Remained on North Atlantic service. Transported over 32,000 American and Canadian troops to Europe Included also with this large RMS Titanic model is the original USA, UK and White Star Flags. This Titanic model ship was specially designed & built by the plank on bulkhead method (joining multiple small pieces of wood like Rosewood, Mahogany, Teak and other exotic tropical wood together on the hull) The Royal Mail Motor Vessel Oceanic (III) was partially built by Harland & Wolff for the White Star Line from 1928 to 1929. She was planned to be the largest vessel in the world and would have been the first 1,000-foot long ocean liner. The order was placed on June 18, 1928, and construction began on June 28, 1928, when her keel was laid. After the keel plates were laid, and a few frames assembled, the project was put on hold. The entire work was coated with oil in order to protect it, and. De White Star Line (WSL) werd in 1845 in Liverpool als White Star Line of Boston Packets opgericht door John Pilkington en Henry Wilson. De vloot van de rederij bestond uit zeilschepen en vanaf 1863 ook uit stoomschepen. In 1867 ging de rederij failliet en werd voor 1.000 pond sterling opgekocht door Thomas Ismay, directeur van de Britse National Line
Whitestar Cruise & Travel is a highly focused cruise operator representing selected premier cruise lines in southern Africa: Cunard, P&O Cruises, Seabourn, Celestyal Cruises & Viking Cruises The White Star Line was founded in England in 1845 with a fleet of sailing ships trading mainly to Australasia. In later years, the line joined forces with other shipping companies and in 1863 acquired their first steamship, the Royal Standard. In early days, shipping lines typically kept records of their seagoing personnel in large leather bound ledgers. These records are extracted from eight ledgers. Two of the oldest ledgers are the 'Register of Officers' volumes two and three. The. There were many ships already offering passage across the Atlantic on a regular basis but White Star was determined to capture the hearts, minds and wallets of travellers by building the grandest liner of all time. Part of the reason for Titanic's birth was the close allegiance between Belfast shipbuilders, Harland and Wolff and the White Star Line. An exclusive contract existed whereby White. The lines on which the Baltic is built give her the characteristic look of the Cedric and Celtic, the two other largest ships of the White Star Line, but she exceeds both these by about 3,000 tons. To those who went alongside her the Baltic's freeboard appeared tremendously high, the longest ladders on the revenue cutters, which are long enough for all other vessels, hardly reaching to the.
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. Exploration and Survey Ships; Pirate Ships. Ship's Name: Company: Built Propulsion Adelaide Star 1 : Blue Star: 04/1940 : Motor Adelaide Star 2 : Blue Star: 12/1950 : Motor Africstar / Afric Star 1: Blue Star: 11/1926 : Steam Turbine Afric Star 2: Blue Star: 02/1975 : Motor Albionstar / Albion Star 1: Blue Star: 06/1919 : Steam Reciprocating Albion Star 3 : Chartered: 1972 : Motor Almeda Star Plans for a 1,000 feet long White Star Liner had begun as far back as 1880 with Sir Edward Harland, and at the end of the 1920s this fifty-year-old dream was closer than ever to becoming a reality. On June 18th 1928, the order for the construction of the first vessel to exceed 1,000 feet in length was placed. This new vessel, to be named Oceanic, was to be built by Harland and Wolff at Belfast. The History of Blue Star Line & Associated Companies www.bluestarline.org : Webcams: Updated:3/12/2020 Blue Star History Ships Sailed In Ship List New Images Marine Links Bibliography Gangway Mags Other Photo's Google Search Log Book Nautical Terms About Me : Website Design.
The White Star class was a class of advanced warships maintained by the Anla'Shok. Utilizing Minbari and Vorlon technology, it served as the backbone of the Interstellar Alliance 's fleet. They were manufactured at the Valen's Eye manufacturing point in the Minbari System Olympic, British luxury liner that was a sister ship of the Titanic and the Britannic. It was in service from 1911 to 1935. To compete with the Cunard Line for the highly profitable transatlantic passenger trade, the White Star Line decided to create a class of liners noted more for comfort tha New 5x7 Photo White Star Line RMS TITANIC Ill-fated Ocean Liner in 1912. s colourful swim shorts are perfect for your summer holidays or for the pool. etc beach pants boys' shortsSize Chart, OESpectrum struts are engineered specifically for foreign nameplate vehicles and feature the latest global original equipment valving technologies White Star could not afford to lavish the same expense on their new ship Titanic, which was much larger than Oceanic. Titanic, nevertheless, was a fine, well-built vessel, with large public rooms.
Titanic was owned and operated by the White Star Line, but two high profile inquiries found the company was not to blame for the disaster. In a true David and Goliath battle, it took an elderly. White Star Line 1912 Titanic Ocean Liner Ships Vintage Poster Print Travel Art,Art White Star Line 1912 Titanic Ocean Liner Ships Vintage Poster Print Travel,Titanic 1912 White Star Line, Cloth Canvas an artist canvas used also in museums and art galleries, These prints are the exact proportion as the original and will not be stretched to fit the paper or canvas,this would cause a distorted. MLA Format. The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. White Star Line, Triple Screw Steamer Olympic, Ships The New York Public Library Digital Collections.1898 - 1931
musical numbers listed in the White Star Line Music Repertoire book. This section of Melody Lane is dedicated to their memory: none of them survived the sinking. Melody Lane is a private member website. If you are a subscriber, please click on the text links below to go to the song pages. Membership Information. Click HERE to skip to Third Class Passenger Songs. Songe D'Automne - Valse. Music. The White Star fleet was a force of 100 - 150 or so ships built by the Minbari in secret in 2260.1 Each ship was assigned a number rather than the more usual practice of unique names; however, some Anla'Shok Captains have chosen unofficial names for their ships. Before the White Star 1 was fully.. Dec 20, 2018 - The BRITANNIC and the GEORGIC were the last liners built for the White Star Line and were merged with the Cunard Line in 1934. Interior of the MV Britiannic, Cunard White Star Line . Unlike her younger sister ships, Olympic had a long career, spanning 24 years from 1911 to 1935. This included service as a troopship during the First World War, which gained her the nickname 'Old Reliable'. 1950s, historical, tugboats pull the RMS Queen Elizabeth ocean liner into the.
The Titanic Historical Society, Inc. is also dedicated to preserving the history of this great ship and the White Star line that commissioned her. The Society was formed in 1963. THS invites you to visit the Titanic Museum, a unique collection of personal items donated by survivors and their families, historical documents and memorabilia from Titanic, Olympic, Britannic and White Star Line ships The new ship will be operated by Sea Star Line between Jacksonville, Florida, and San Juan, Puerto Rico. US House members strike back against attempt to repeal Jones Act . 20 Jan 2015. A bipartisan group of 32 U.S. House members are pushing back against a recently filed amendment to repeal requirements that domestic waterborne cargo be shipped in U.S.-flag ships owned, built and operated by. The last ship ever to be built for the White Star Line, Georgic was launched on 21 November 1931 and after fit-out and sea trials, was sent to Liverpool on 12 June 1932 for her maiden voyage. Her first voyage, from Liverpool to New York departed on 25 June and she remained on this service, as well as US based cruises, until January 1933. From then, Georgic and her fleet mate Britannic departed.