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  1. Arcadia

    Arcadia

    Big boat
  2. Aurora

    Aurora

    Shot taken when passing on the way to my berth.
  3. Part of the Arcadia Firework display.

    Part of the Arcadia Firework display.

    The second of my two photographs of the P and O, 175th Anniversay sail-away. Each ship had its own firework display and this was part of Arcadia's.
  4. Adonia, Ventura,Arcadia and Aurora

    Adonia, Ventura,Arcadia and Aurora

    One of my two contributions to the P and O, 175th Anniversary sail-away. Taken aboard the Wight Scene in Southampton Water.
  5. Chitral (I)

    Chitral (I)

    Small snapshot of P and O's 'Chitral' at Lyttelton, probably during WWII, judging by grey colour-scheme and floats. Chitral Built: 1925 Alex Stephen and Sons, Linthouse, Glasgow Tonnage: 15,248grt Owners: P and O 1939: Commissioned as Armed Merchant Cruiser 1943: Converted to troopship 1948: Resumed
  6. Arcadia

    Arcadia

    Arcadia, possibly on maiden voyage? Being stalked by a yacht. Arcadia Built: 1954 John Brown, Clydebank Tonnage: 29,664grt Owners: P and O 1979: Broken up Kaohsiung.
  7. Chitral (II)

    Chitral (II)

    Looks like a P and O publicity photo Chitral Built: 1956 St.Nazaire,(Penhoet) Tonnage: 13,821grt Owners: P and O Built as 'Jadotville' for Cie Maritime Belge 1961: Sold to P and O, r/n 'Chitral' 1975: Broken up Hualien.
  8. Strathnaver at ?

    Strathnaver at ?

    Snapshot bought on Trademe recently, possibly pre-war? Strathnaver Built: 1931, Vickers-Armstrong, Barrow Tonnage: 22,548grt Owners: P and O Fate: Broken up Hong Kong, 1962.
  9. Strathnaver at Malta

    Strathnaver at Malta

    Snapshot bought on Trademe recently, possibly pre-war? Strathnaver Built: 1931, Vickers-Armstrong, Barrow Tonnage: 22,548grt Owners: P and O Fate: Broken up Hong Kong, 1962.
  10. Arcadia

    Arcadia

    Could be on her maiden voyage in 1954? Arcadia Built: 1954 Tonnage: 29,664grt Owners: P and O Broken up 1979.
  11. Arcadia at Hamburg

    Arcadia at Hamburg

    Taken on August 16, 1954 in her first year as a cruise liner. Caption on the back reads: 'The P and O liner Arcadia, 30,000 tons, docks at the oversee-bridge, Hamburg Harbour, August 16. Biggest liner ever to dock at Hamburg, the Arcadia arrived from Scandinavia with 800 passengers aboard. She made
  12. Arcadia

    Arcadia

    Photo dated 30 Dec 1965. Most of the photos in this scrapbook depict Dutch ships, or other nations' ships in Dutch waters. Arcadia Built: 1954 John Brown, Clydebank Tonnage: 29,664grt Owners: P and O Broken up at Kaohsiung, 1979.
  13. Canberra arriving NY

    Canberra arriving NY

    First cruise by Canberra to New York, USA, August 1962. One of my favourite pics of her --with an appropriate welcome.
  14. Canberra launched

    Canberra launched

    Hope this pic hasn't been posted on this site already--I know there are hundreds here of this fine ship.
  15. Socotra (II)(P and O)

    Socotra (II)(P and O)

    Bought as part of album collection at fair. Socotra Built: 1943 Barclay Curle, Glasgow Tonnage: 7,754grt Owners: P and O SN 1943: Built for M.O.W.T. with P and O as managers 1946: Purchased by P and O 1965: Scrapped
  16. Unidentified ship = Stratheden.

    Unidentified ship = Stratheden.

    Taken late 1950's. Looks like one of the P and O Straths.
  17. poster

    poster

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