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Orient Line S.S. Orsova Tourist Class photographic brochure

Orient Line S.S. Orsova Tourist Class photographic brochure

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Orient Line S.S. Orsova Tourist Class photographic brochure

by Orient Steam Navigation Company Ltd

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Photo Album brochure. Orient Line. c. 1954. Landscape octavo. 20.5cm x 15.5cm. Initial full photograph of the ship plus 18 monochrome photographs on stiff card. Stiff acetate covers with lettering in white. Spiral bound. First page bound upside down. Illustrating the Swimming Pool. The Sports Deck, The Library, The Restaurant, The Veranda Bar, The Lounge, 2-berth cabin, 3-berth cabin, 4 berth cabin, 6 berth cabin.
Built by Vickers Armstrong at Barrow, the passenger-cargo ship S.S. Orsova sailed on her maiden voyage from Tilbury to Sydney, Australia on 17 March 1954. "Orsova was the first large ship to dispense with a conventional mast, and featured a 'Welsh Hat' steampipe on top of her funnel, to reduce soot" [poheritage.com]
S.S. Orsova 1954-1974.

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Title
Orient Line S.S. Orsova Tourist Class photographic brochure
Author
Orient Steam Navigation Company Ltd
Book Condition
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Publisher
Orient LIne
Date Published
c.1954
Size
8vo
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Keywords
Maritime, photographs, ship, cruise
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Octavo
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