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Orient Line R.M.S. Orsova 12,000 Tons

1986.0117.4681

Orient Line R.M.S. Orsova 12,000 Tons

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An unused postcard featuring a black and white photograph of a ship underway with two light coloured funnels on a central raised section and a mast at each end. The hull is dark coloured and the upper decks are pale coloured. The rear mast has a flag with a cross on it flying from the top. In the top right corner is a rectangular border with text inside that reads "ORIENT LINE / R.M.S. "ORSOVA," / 12,000 Tons. / LAUNCHED NOV 7, 1908 / DUE SYDNEY, AUG 7, 1909 / LEAVES SYDNEY AUG. 21, 1909."

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