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  1. Arandora Star

    Blue Star liner Arandora Star, a River Plate passenger and meat carrier converted to cruise liner. Built 1927.
  2. The SS ARANDORA STAR

    The famous British passenger and cruise ship ARANDORA STAR at the pier in Copenhagen, Denmark, in 1938. The Blue Star liner was ordered in 1925 and originally built as the ARANDORA (12,847 GRT / 7815 NET) by Cammell Laird & Co., Birkenhead, yard number 921, and launched on 4 January 1927...
  3. Arandora Star

    Much impressed with the Talbot-Booth recognition books I set out when young to build up a collection of my own line drawings of ships that I found of special interest and with her interesting and fateful history that included the Arandora Star
  4. Southampton Docks 1931

    This aerial shot was originally a Topical Press picture taken in July of 1931. It is one I have yet to get restored, but it still provides a nice group view of Cunard and White Star Liners at Southampton. Aquitania, for unknown reasons, is dressed overall, and is docked astern of the...
  5. Arandora Star

    A very fine illustration of the Blue Star Line cruise ship by Bernard W Church
  6. Arandora Star

    Photograph from Imperial War Display at Duxford, relating to Polish Airmen and their part in the Battle of Britain. Arandora Star photographed in June 1940 evacuating Polish aircrew from France; the caption says almost 2000 aircrew men saved. At the onset of World War II, the Arandora Star...
  7. Arandora Star

    Arandora Star Built: 1927 Cammell Laird, Birkenhead Tonnage: 12,838grt Owners: Blue Star Line 1929: Converted to cruise liner, r/n 'Arandora Star' 1931: White Hull, red band 1935: Further modified, blue band 1939: Troopship 1940: Torpedoed and sunk by U47(Günther Prien) with over 1,300...
  8. Arandora Star

    Arandora Star Built: 1927 Cammell Laird, Birkenhead Tonnage: 12,838grt Owners: Blue Star Line 1929: Converted to cruise liner, r/n 'Arandora Star' 1931: White Hull, red band 1935: Further modified, blue band 1939: Troopship 1940: Torpedoed and sunk by U47(Günther Prien) with over 1,300...
  9. Arandora Star

    Arandora Star
  10. Arandora Star

    ARANDORA STAR 1927 15305 tgr Blue Star Line
  11. Arandora Star

    A poor picture that showing Arandora Star on visit to Sweden in 1936 From a magazine dated to 1936 in my collection.
  12. Arandora Star

    ARANDORA STAR 1927 15305 tgr Blue Star Line Sunk by U-47 in N.Atlantic 2-7-40
  13. Arandora Star

    The British cruising liner Arandora Star, 163m/14.694gt; launched 04/01/1927 as Arandora and completed 05/1927 by Cammel Laird & Co.Ltd., Birkenhead, for Blue Star Line (1920) Ltd, 12.847gt; 1929 rebuilt as cruising liner by Fairfield Shipbuilding Engineering Co.,Ltd., Glasgow; 1929 Arandora...
  14. Arandora Star

    Arandora Star - Naples? Doing what?
  15. Arandora Star

    My grandfather was a sailor for a short time, and later worked at the harbour of Bergen, Norway. In the earlier days he had much to do with the great oceanliners. I have found some old photos in an album which belonged to him. Some are named, others are not but i trust some of the members here...
  16. Arandora/Arandora Star

    Arandora Star built Cammell Laird Birkenhead 1927 steam turbines twin screws,sunk July 2nd 1940
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