Selected Images

This gallery brings together paintings, photographs, posters and memorabilia from our collection to paint a picture of the events that have occured throughout the 180 years of P&O.

  • BRAGANZA off the English Coast

  • BRITANNIA Coaling at Night at Aden

  • CANBERRA Approaching Southampton

  • CANBERRA arriving at New York

  • CARNATIC at Garden Reach, Calcutta

  • CHITRAL at Sydney

  • CHUSAN off English Coast

  • Crew dressing NEVASA overall

  • Crew members cleaning CANBERRA's funnels

Documents from the P&O Archive

P&O Archive

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Workmen putting up P&O's new neon sign in the 1950s

P&O History

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