Monday, July 23, 2012


Post card of the Cunard passenger and mail liner RMS QUEEN ELIZABETH of 1940, issued by Luís Miguel Correia in his LMC passenger ship series. 
An original colour slide taken by Fred Haws at Southampton on 17 September 1953 was used. The SS UNITED STATES can be seen alongside, just at the QUEEN's stern. The red duster and the Cunard White Star houseflags are at half mast in respect for King George VI death.
Each post card cost €1,50.
Postal do paquete inglês QUEEN ELIZABETH de 1940, tendo sido utilizada uma imagem original de Fred Haws tirada em Southampton a 17 de Setembro de 1953, as bandeiras da companhia e da marinha mercante inglesa estão a meia-haste devido ao falecimento do rei Jorge VI. Edição de Luís Miguel Correia. Preço de cada postal: € 1,50.
This post card is available for sale: € 1,50 each card plus postage - Postal disponível para venda. Custo: € 1,50 a que se adicionam os custos de envio. Texto e imagens /Text and images copyright L.M.Correia. Favor não piratear. Respeite o meu trabalho / No piracy, please. For other posts and post cards, check our archive at the right column of the main page. Click on the post cards to see them enlarged. Thanks for your visit and comments. Luís Miguel Correia

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