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All Postcards

Postcards have been an established means of communication since the 1870s and our collection offers an insight into life and experiences on board ship. We owe its existence to Colonel Robert Gabriel who was an avid, meticulous and lifelong collector.

NEMESIS at Garden Reach, Calcutta.
PENINSULAR en route to Bombay
AMRA in dock
AUSTRALIA on the Corsair Reef, Pt Nepean
HIMALAYA at Southampton Docks
SIMLA at sea
Cruising Yacht VECTIS
JAPAN at sea
EGYPT on London to Bombay route

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