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Item:152881313858-The SS United States-It's July 8th, 1952, and the Big U gets tug assisted help docking at Southampton's Ocean Terminal fresh off her 'Riband Run' from New York City to Cornwall England, that broke the Queen Mary's 14 year old Trans-Atlantic speed record by over 10 hours. Rival Cunard Line, owner of the Mary, sent a congratulatory telegram to the United States Lines and 20,000 Brits came out to welcome the brilliant innovative 'Super Ship' to Southampton. The record, achieved by, among other things, 4 Westinghouse Turbines mashing out over 241,000 horse power, of 3 days, 10 hours and 40 minutes for a screw driven Super Liner still stands to this day. Grand. This new Black & White Print of the original archive is on Heavy Premium Glossy Photo Paper, Large 11" x 8.5" format, (exact dimensions may vary) in flawless condition. Please visit our store and look in the SS United States 'Supership' Category to see more great Posters and Prints of the fastest Super Liner ever built. Most of our Posters & Prints are available in 5 different sizes although exact dimensions may vary on certain views due to occasional non-standard aspect ratios: 7” x 5”: $4.99 ******* 8.5" x 11": $8.00--$11.00 ******* 13" x 19": $17.50 ******* 18" x 24": $21.50 ******* 24" x 36": $24.50--$29.50. Please contact us via eBay e-mail to set up any of our prints in any of the above size formats for you in BUY IT NOW. ************* ABOUT OUR PRINTS: All our views are printed to order by one of the most advanced Photo Art Printers in the industry that uses ultra chrome archival ink rated to maintain its original color characteristics for 125 years and beyond. The detail and definition of the shipped product is usually excellent and much sharper than the low resolution image used here except in the rare exception that it be the clearest known view worldwide in which case it would be sold on the merits of its rarity alone and clearly stated as such. Our printing process results in an exceptionally vivid, colorful and detailed view suitable for museum or gallery display. All our 8” x 11” prints are shipped flat with a rigid cardboard stabilizer for durable impact and bend protection while our posters are shipped rolled in a rigid cylindrical tube that’s placed inside a 2nd shipping tube for double impact protection. To date neither has ever failed our eBay shipping delivery system. We combine shipping on multiple purchases so you only pay one reduced shipping charge regardless of how many items you purchase. Our standard accepted form of payment is Paypal or Credit Card however you may contact us if you wish to arrange an alternative payment method. ************* Please click here to visit White Star Line Archives & Images.
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Photo: SS United States At Southampton After Riband Run, July 8th, 1952