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Map of Mail Steamship Routes

Map of Mail Steamship Routes

  • £799

Commissioned by the General Post Office in 1937, this bright and lively world map depicts the Royal Mail steamship routes that carried the majority of the UK’s international mail during the 1930s, framed by some delightful illustrations of the transport links through which the post would pass. A series of eleven images tracing the development of sailing vessels from the time of King Alfred to the RMS Queen Mary is bound to appeal to enthusiasts of postal and maritime history. The sheet map is folded in a wallet and comes with an introduction by BPMA Curator Julian Stray.   

 Approx. 620x760 mm

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