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  1. LURLINE ~ WAIALEALE

    LURLINE ~ WAIALEALE

  2. Lurline

    Lurline

    Matson Line Built 1932 by Bethlehem Shipbuilding Corp. Quincy, Mass. 18,017 gross tons, 632 foot x 79.4 foot beam Launched 10/10/31 as Monterey 12/5/32 Voyage New York to San Francisco May 1932 first voyage San Francisco to Sydney 1941 - 1946 served as troopship Re-fit post WWII put on hold 1952
  3. Lurline

    Lurline

    Matson Line Sculpture of Ku-Ula (Hawaiian Fish God) by Jacques Schnier in the Smoking Room of the Lurline after her post-war refit
  4. One of the sturdi-bilt Matson liners...

    One of the sturdi-bilt Matson liners...

    The original Lurline - rebuilt as the Ellinis when sold to Chandris. Stripped for parts to keep Britanis - formerly the second Lurline - going for a few more years...
  5. Lurline

    Lurline

    Matson Line The Dining Room on board Lurline (ex Matsonia, ex Monterey)
  6. Lurline

    Lurline

    Matson Line The Smoking Room on the Lurline (ex Matsonia, ex Monterey)
  7. Lurline

    Lurline

    Matson Line One of my all time favourite ships.
  8. Lurline

    Lurline

    The main dining room as it was following post war reconstruction For a comparative view of the room in the pre-war period see here:http://www.shipsnostalgia.com/gallery/showphoto.php/photo/316181/title/lurline/cat/501
  9. Lurline

    Lurline

    The Dining Saloon aboard the Matson liner Lurline and her sisters Mariposa and Monterey as the rooms appeared when the ships first entered service in the early 1930's. All this decor was removed when the ships eventually returned to service post WWII
  10. SS Lurline

    SS Lurline

    ''Exotic Escort: In contrast to the usual tugboat escort is the flotilla of Polynesian outriggers which greet the 18,564-ton Matson Hawaiian cruise liner Lurline at termination of San Francisco-Honolulu voyage.''
  11. Lurline

    Lurline

    Matson's Lurline
  12. Lurline

    Lurline

    Lurline
  13. Lurline

    Lurline

    IMO 2204955 Date of completion: 3.1908 Flag: USA Tons: 5928 LPP: 125.8 Country of build: USA Beam: 16.2 Builder: Newport News SB Location of yard: Newport News Speed(kn):13.5 Owner as Completed: Matson Nav Co, San Francisco 28 CHIRIKOF 1947.she became yugoslav RADNIK BU Split 1q.53
  14. ELLINIS

    ELLINIS

    Princes Wharf,Auckland,NZ 1977 Built 1933 as Lurline for Matson Line 1963 sold to Chandris renamed Ellinis 1987 broken up Kaohsiung after lay up in Greece, arrived 15/4/1987 She visited Auckland as Lurline in the course of her maiden voyage, a round the world cruise in 1933. She visited again in 1
  15. lurline

    lurline

    frisco early sixties
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