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VECTIS at anchor
Medium: Black & White Negative
The passenger liner (ROME 1881) was refitted and converted into a cruise yacht, VECTIS, in 1904. The first cruise originated at Tilbury and called at Bergen, Norwegian ports, North Cape and Spitzbergen. Berths for the cruise cost 40-70 guineas and the shore excursions were arranged by Thomas Cook & Son.
Featured Ship: VECTIS (1881)
Shipping Line: P&O STEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY