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Queens of the Tyne: The River's Great Liners 1888-1973

Queens of the Tyne: The River's Great Liners 1888-1973 (Paperback)

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On 2nd October 1907, the Tyne's most famous passenger ship, the legendary Mauretania, left the river on her delivery voyage to Liverpool. "Queens of the Tyne" celebrates Mauretania's 100th birthday and looks back at some of the many other superb passenger liners built on the Tyne between 1888 and 1973, including Carpathia, heroic rescuer of the Titanic survivors.

TransportTransport technology & tradesShipbuilding technology, engineering & trades Publisher: Newcastle Libraries & Information Service Publication Date: 01/04/2007 ISBN-13: 9781857951134  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Ken Smith is a maritime historian and author of several books on marine history of the Tyne. He is a sub-editor on The Jornal, Newcastle.

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