Last edited by Migrel
Sunday, May 10, 2020 | History

2 edition of R.M.S. Mauretania found in the catalog.

R.M.S. Mauretania

Gerald Aylmer

R.M.S. Mauretania

the ship and her record.

by Gerald Aylmer

  • 85 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Percival Marshall in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsMauretania (Ship)
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p. :
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21395157M

RMS Mauretania was an ocean liner designed by Leonard Peskett and built by Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson for the British Cunard Line, and launched on the afternoon of 20 September She was the world's largest ship until the completion of RMS Olympic in as well as the fastest until Bremen's maiden voyage in Missing: book. I, masterCommanding Officer of the BRITISH R.M.S."MAURETANIA" from port of Southampton hereby certify that the following is a complete record of all changes in the personnel of the crew since arrival at this port.

  The life of Cunard's famous and beloved greyhound, R.M.S. Mauretania. Some viewers might recognize the music; if you do, tell me. When the RMS Mauretania embarked on her maiden voyage on Novem she was the world's largest liner. To commemorate the building and launching of this vessel, in the magazine 'Engineering' published a comprehensive volume detailing all phases of her construction and outfitting, with special emphasis on her machinery and passenger.

Mauretania, transatlantic passenger liner of the Cunard Line, called the “Grand Old Lady of the Atlantic.”It was launched in and made its maiden voyage in ; thereafter, it held the Atlantic Blue Riband for speed until , challenged only by its sister ship, the Lusitania (sunk by a German submarine on May 7, ). During World War I the Mauretania worked as a transport and.   R.M.S. Mauretania: Farewell to the Tyne. P. Peter Newall. Member. 41 0 #58 Good morning Chase, In my book Mauretania Triumph and Resurrection, I feature a number of images of her demolition. All the photos come from the archives of her breakers, Metal Industries. Details of the book, which is Ships Monthly's Book.


Share this book
You might also like
On the fallacies of testimony in relation to the supernatural.

On the fallacies of testimony in relation to the supernatural.

Across the Blue Ridge

Across the Blue Ridge

World Around Us/Library Set Grade 2

World Around Us/Library Set Grade 2

Subtle is the Lord-- : the science and the life of Albert Einstein

Subtle is the Lord-- : the science and the life of Albert Einstein

Rabbits in space

Rabbits in space

Recipes from and for the garden

Recipes from and for the garden

Using the table saw

Using the table saw

Believe - leave it to wonder

Believe - leave it to wonder

military staff, its history and development.

military staff, its history and development.

story of Burnt Njal.

story of Burnt Njal.

Human history

Human history

50 years of research, 1935-85

50 years of research, 1935-85

Curiosities of Great Britain

Curiosities of Great Britain

Archives, 1853-1912.

Archives, 1853-1912.

Electrophotography and development physics

Electrophotography and development physics

R.M.S. Mauretania by Gerald Aylmer Download PDF EPUB FB2

List of Passengers, R.M.S. Mauretania, Aug Paperback – January 1, by Cunard White Star. (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback, January 1, "Please retry" Author: Cunard White Star. When war was declared in Augustshe was pressed into service R.M.S.

Mauretania book a troop- and hospital ship. Where once she had carried society ladies, she now carried ely researched and with over photographs and illustrations, RMS Mauretania (): Queen of the Seas is the definitive book on this most remarkable liner.

: rms+mauretania. Skip to main content. Try Prime All Go Search EN R.M.S. Mauretania book, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. Best Sellers Gift Ideas New Releases Whole. Chicago/Turabian Format. Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library.

"R.M.S. "Mauretania"" New York Public Library Digital Collections. History of R.M.S. Mauretania () with illustrations. EMBED (for hosted blogs and item tags). The Mauretania during her fitting out at Wallsend. Her capacity was passengers in total consisting of the following First Class, Second Class, Third Class and crew.

This book comprehensively records dimensions and furniture in all the rooms for. At pm Lady Bates officially named her the “Mauretania” being a great name that naturally brought to Mind of the legendary *R.M.S. Mauretania of the famed Blue Riband-holder, and she pressed the button that sent the new liner into the water from No 6 slipway.

Eight tugs awaited her and they towed her to her fitting out berth. R.M.S. “MAURETANIA” CHAPTER I WHY THE “MAURETANIA” WAS BUILT The Cunard Steam Ship Company has long ceased to be merely a limited liability company; it has become part of. One of hundreds of thousands of free digital items from The New York Public Library.

Games on board the Mauretania--J 1 photographic print. | People watching games on the deck of the Mauretania. Date: Photo, Print, Drawing. R.M.S. MAURETANIA MENU dated Monday, March 2,printed and pictorially illustrated in color on recto only, folded twice, else very good.

This long-awaited book tells the remarkable story of the second Mauretania (): her construction, her naming, her maiden voyage and her distinguished Second World War service, told through extracts from a rare diary of a s: RMS Mauretania was launched on 28 July at the Cammell Laird yard in Birkenhead, England, and was completed in May The second Mauretania was the first ship built for the newly formed Cunard White Star company following the merger in April of the Cunard and White Star the withdrawal of the first RMS Mauretania into prevent a rival company using the name and to Laid down: 24 May About this Item: The History Press Ltd, United Kingdom, Paperback.

Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. This long-awaited book tells the remarkable story of the second Mauretania (): her construction, her naming, her maiden voyage and her distinguished Second World War service, told through extracts from a rare diary of a soldier.

R.M.S. Mauretania, Watercolour painting by Ferdinando Tacconi. The Illustration Art Gallery The Book Palace established [email protected] (+44 20 ). The story of RMS Mauretania begins with SS Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse, the German ocean liner that was once considered to be the world’s fastest and largest ship.

Photo of the original three-bladed propellers. When measured in , SS Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse was able to reach a top speed of 22 knots (25 mph).

RMS Mauretania: The Ship & Her Record by Gerald Aylmer and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at RMS Mauretania.

K likes. A page devoted to Cunard's legendary Blue Riband record holder. RMS Aquitania Book Post Giant RP Postcard C R Hoffman T EUR + EUR postage; R.M.S. Aquitania Cunard Line Royal Mail Steamer Steam Ship, Harbour Old Postcard.

EUR Ca PPC* R M S Mauretania Cunard Line W/Aquitania & Imperator In A See Info. EUR This is a very nice 63 page guide entitled "R.M.S. Mauretania The Ship and Her Record" by Gerald Aylmer, from Percival Marshall & Co.

Ltd in London. It has a very nice graphic color portrait of the ship on the cover, and 63 pages of information and interior photogrphs of the ship. It even has a small pull-out of some of the ship's decks (see.

Newsfeed. The newsfeed doesn't contain any items. More about the Ocean liner Lusitania-class passenger ship. The Ocean liner Lusitania-class-page contains all related products, articles, books, walkarounds and plastic scale modeling projects dedicated to this topic is categorised under: Ships» Passenger ships» Ocean liner Lusitania-class.Marketplace.

None of our partner shops or mates has this currently for sale. In-box reviews. We don't know about any in-box reviews for this R.M.S. Mauretania (#FS) from Airfix.- Explore seanboy's board "R.M.S. Mauretania" on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Rms mauretania, Titanic and Titanic ship pins.