Ellerman Lines

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peter sommerville
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Ellerman Lines

Post by peter sommerville » Sun Aug 01, 2010 9:58 am

Fine fleet of ships - all Ellerman Line postcards
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City of Liverpool
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City of Port Elizabeth - one of four passenger ships built for the South African service
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City of Poona

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peter sommerville
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Re: Ellerman Lines

Post by peter sommerville » Tue Aug 10, 2010 1:49 pm

Three more
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City of London
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City of Manchester - not strictly Ellerman but a spin off
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City of Bristol

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Re: Ellerman Lines

Post by Deepol » Wed Aug 11, 2010 10:45 am

From a brochure for the Cargo Ship Voyages.
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John Stobart painting
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Cover for brochure- City of Port Elizabeth and sisters
Paul Strathdee

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Albert B
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Re: Ellerman Lines

Post by Albert B » Sun Oct 03, 2010 5:11 pm

The following is an extract to Ellerman employees prior to the re-organization in 1973

Ellerman Lines Limited Group Re-organization (1973)

The 3 Divisions will be: -

1. ELLERMAN CITY LINERS
The Shipping Division of Ellerman Lines Limited

This Division will be based on London. It will take over and manage the trades and ships of: —
The City Line Ltd., Glasgow
Ellerman & Bucknall Steamship Co. Ltd., London
Ellerman & Papayanni Lines Ltd., Liverpool
Ellerman's Wilson Line Limited, Hull (Mediterranean trades only)
Hall Line Ltd., Liverpool
John Bruce & Co. Ltd., Glasgow
Westcott & Laurance Line Ltd., London
Containerships Portugal
Containerships Italy

Whilst the management will be entirely from London, there will be Divisional Branch Offices in Liverpool and Glasgow.
The Ellerman Container Trades with Portugal and Italy will be operated by the Division as 'ELLERMAN CONTAINER LINE'.

The Division will also operate, on an agency basis, for The Canadian City Line Ltd., Montreal.


2. THE TRANSPORT DIVISION OF ELLERMAN LINES LIMITED

This Division will be based on Hull. It will operate and manage the North Sea Services of Ellerman's Wilson Line Limited and also develop transport operations. The operations of the following will be included in the division.

The Antwerp Steamship Co. Ltd.
Ellerman & Wilson Lines Agency Co. Ltd. (Trieste)
Ellerman's Wilson Line Limited (except Mediterranean Trades and some trading departments)
C. Hassell & Son Ltd.
Humber Airways Ltd.
Humber Key ways Ltd.
Key Warehousing & Transport Co. Ltd.
Maritime Transportation Ltd.
McMasters (Haulage) Ltd.
T. Llewelyn Davies Ltd. — Air Freight
The United Shipping Co. Ltd.


3. ELLERMAN TRAVEL AND LEISURE

A Division of Ellerman Lines Limited
This Division will be responsible for merging the Group national and international travel and leisure interests which are:-

Castle Craft (Hull)
The City Line Travel Ltd.
Easons Travel Agency Ltd.
Ellerman Lines Safaris Ltd. (Kenya)
Kentmere Club Ltd. (Kenya)
T. Llewelyn Davies Ltd. — Agency
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