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On the routes of mail steamers from the English Channel to New York.

Deutsche Seewarte.

On the routes of mail steamers from the English Channel to New York.

by Deutsche Seewarte.

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Published by Govt. Print. Off. in [Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pilot guides -- Atlantic Ocean.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesH.O. Pub -- no. 49
    ContributionsFreeden, Wilhelm Ihno Adolf von, 1822-1894.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVK813 .U58
    The Physical Object
    Pagination12 p.
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19401619M

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      The French line departed from New York and went directly to Brest, France; The German lines of steamers stopped briefly at Southampton and could offload mail for France before going to Hamburg or Bremen. Mails that were off-loaded from their trans-Atlantic packets under the auspices of the British postal system had to cross the English : Rob Faux. STEAM-SHIP ROUTES. Aug. 27, There is an English company which proposes to build steamers that will run from New-York to Queenstown in six days. There is Mr. LORILLARD, whose steamers .

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the night signal of a disabled steamer; eddystone lighthouse, english channel; a whistling buoy; lighthouse, atlantic city, n. a bell buoy; lighthouse, sanibel island, fla. off fire island, new york; gedney’s channel, outside new york harbor, at night; the lightship, off sandy hook; broken bow of la champagne, after her collision outside.

Jun 9, - The Allan Shipping Line was started inby Captain Alexander Allan of Saltcoats, Ayrshire, trading and transporting between Scotland and Montreal, a route which quickly became synonymous with the Allan Line.

By the s the company had offices in Glasgow, Liverpool and Montreal. All five of Captain Allan's sons w. White Star Line advert by Ismay, Imre and Co. - "Royal and United States Mail Steamers. Sailing from Liverpool and New York every Wednesday, calling at Queenstown to land mails and embark passengers.

The R.M.S. Adriatic and Celtic have superior accommodation for a limited number of second class passengers - Second cabin and steerage. The sailing day for this route will be changed to Thursday and will be maintained by the steamers Baltic, Cedric, Celtic, and Arabic.

The Channel service will be opened by the new Adriatic, which is to sail from Liverpool on her maiden voyage an May 8 and will sail from this side on May On Tuesday, September 8,the U.S.

Mail steamship Central America, en route from Panama to New York, left the port of Havana loaded with nearly passengers and crew along with tons of mail and freight, including an estimated 21 tons of gold. The next day, the winds picked up and grew in fury. Gael at Portree (Valentine) “The Royal Route to the Highlands.—The Royal Mail steamer Columba will take up her usual run to Ardrishaig to-morrow morning, and on Monday the full daily sailings of Mr MacBravne’s steamers will be begun, including the daily boat to Staffa and Iona and the steamer Gael for Skye and Gairloch.

On the following. sections into which the route is divided. For example: New York to Colombo—Using the Junction Point chartlets at the front of the book, locate all Junction Points between New York and Colombo.

If the user wishes to know the westbound route because of enroute cargo commitments, or which route is shorter—proceed as follows: CORRECTIVE. 7 Pacific Convoys. 8 Normandy Invasion Convoys. European Coastal Atlantic Convoys. Coastal Convoy Routes.

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Idioms from A to Z in PDF ; Learning basic grammar book 1. Commissioned by the General Post Office inby the time MacDonald Gill completed 'Mail Steamship Routes' he was already a renowned designer and illustrator. This bright and lively world map depicts the Royal Mail steamship routes that carried the majority of the UK's international mail during the s, framed by some delightful 3/5(1).

Old Bay Line steamer arriving in the early s. Dock workers handling her arrival. One of the Old Bay Line’s steamers, the former President Warfield, later became famous as the Exodus ship of book and movie fame, when Jewish refugees from war-torn Europe sailed aboard her in in an unsuccessful attempt to emigrate to Palestine.

The world's DEADLIEST migrant routes revealed: Crossing the Mediterranean remains the most risky journey of with 1, deaths while illegal entry to Britain cost at least 40 lives.

Search Catalog Data Catalog Data & text in Documents Search By Date Range; Advanced Search. Regie voor Maritiem Transport was the Belgian state-owned ferry service and operated ferries on the Ostend-Dover route under the name Oostende the last few years until its demise in Februarythe ferries from Ostend went to Ramsgate instead of Dover in partnership with Sally LineHeadquarters: Ostend, Belgium.

Southampton route, by Steamer " New York" 7 d. 6 h. 21 m. Estimated time. Fort Pond-Milford Haven route, adopting present schedule railroadtime 5d. 22 h. 11m. Total gain by proposed route Id. 8 h. 11 m. The gain of a very few hours would be of the utmost import- QUICK TRANSIT BETWEEN NEW YORK AND LONDON.

ance in the matter of mail service. "The Queen" was built in at the William Denny Brothers yard, Dunbarton. She went into service for the SE&C Railway Co. on the Folkestone to Calais route.

She was the first steamer on the cross-channel run to be fitted with the new turbine engines. She was fast and comfortable, and could cross the Channel in less than 1 hour.

B.P. Phelps, STEAMSHIP HENRY CHAUNCEY, AT SEA, Nov. 8, Capt. Alfred G. Gray, Commander: SIR: The ladies, passengers on this, the first trip of the Henry Chauncey from New-York. 6 1. Air Transportation {Air transportation for business was first developed for mail service {The industry then evolved into passenger service with air cargo as only a sideline {Unlike ocean shipping, there is considerable mixing between passenger transport and cargo transport {Air cargo industry vs.

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Alabama served as a successful commerce raider, attacking Union merchant and naval ships over the course of her two-year career, during which she never docked at a Southern port. She was sunk in June by USS Commissioned: Aug new line between New York and ports in the English Channel.

The line has decided to improve its facilities by transferring the British terminal of its Wednesday mail service to Southampton, the eastbound steamers calling at Plymouth and Cherbourg, and westbound ships at Cherbourg and Queenstown.

This new line will be known as the United States.