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Our collection of  photographs of P&O and subsidiary company ships dates right back to the Iron Screw Steamers of the 1860s. In addition to formal ship portraits, the collection includes photographs of ships in the fleet: under construction, launching, on sea trials, interiors, in service, in port and even the breakers yard. Browse a selection here. 

ACQUA BLU at sea
Aerial view of AMRA at sea
Aerial view of ARAFURA at sea
Aerial view of CANBERRA
Aerial view of CANBERRA on sea trials
Aerial view of IRFON at sea
Aerial view of LADY SANDRA
Aerial view of RUTLAND at sea
ALBATROSS in London dock

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