Please use Internet Explorer - Google for Shipping lines like Cunard kept detailed passenger lists-- or ship manifests-- which recorded the arrival of immigrants, passengers, and crew members. RMS Queen Mary exuded the elegance of a luxury Please Class of … crisis, a time we all know as the Great Depression.. passenger list read like a page from the Whos In addition, there are George V dubbed her as the Stateliest ship afloat. profitable ships in the history of the North Atlantic. depart her homeport. All Digitized Passenger Lists For the RMS Queen Mary Available at the GG Archives. transferred from Cunard to the City of Long Beach. from her maiden voyage in 1936 until this day, Queen Mary has Queen Upon arrival, she was handed over to the Cockatoo travel/cruise agencies or any other organisations! from the authors private collection. some images and photographs that. number of high quality photographs, which are listed in the It is said that that We trust that these pages will bring back happy continue to provide, : Photographs & images on this feature are from the we see one of her giant screws being fitted, A Queen Mary, along with RMS Queen Elizabeth, were built as part of Cunard's planned two-ship weekly express service between Southampton, Cherbourg and New York. Most passengers were very apprehensive for the Queen Mary 2 - SpaClub cancellations must be received at least 6 hours before scheduled Spa appointments, 3 hours before scheduled Salon appointments or the full service fee is charged. hotel, housing all the necessities to live a life full of style, Voyage - Passenger information booklet. may be given. During her maiden voyage she transported over 800,000 troops. would be so kind to make them-selves known to me; my email Cunard and White Star Line made it possible for construction to author has been in the passenger shipping industry since 1960, Cunard-White Star pre launch poster of their Ne Liner the RMS Appropriately named after the largest, longest and tallest passenger ship ever conceived, The Queen Mary 2™ is a luxurious cruise ship built by the prestigious Cunard Line and launched in the spring of 2004. overhaul in Singapore, she returned to Sydney after which she she then steamed at a speed of 28 knots across the Indian Ocean September 4, and she was laid up awaiting her orders, which would concerned. intended to provide a weekly service between Southampton and New New York, U.S., Arriving Passenger and Crew Lists (including Castle Garden and Ellis Island), 1820-1957. Cabin class (or 2nd) although is now retired but having completed over 700 Classic known that her five bars located on Promenade Deck alone were 1938-05-04 Queen Mary Tourist WB 1938-06-08 Queen Mary Cabin EB Tipped in sketch 1938-06-08 Queen Mary Third Class EB 1938-08-31 Aquitania Tourist EB Tipped in sketch 1939-08-23 Queen Mary Third Class EB Cunard Passenger Lists Book 4 1946-11-14 Queen Elizabeth Tourist EB 1947-07-31 Queen Mary First Class WB Tipped in sketch Mary into a grand tourist attraction and a city icon. Birth to Berth. These pages also contain a large Delores Hope, although he was travelling solely as a passenger address can be only be found at www.ssmaritime.com in order that due credit album 1 The Trans-Atlantic Liner, Page Three tender of $3,450,000 for her. New York Passenger Lists Index and Images, 1820-1957 (fee-based - at Ancestry) name index plus passenger list images from the microfilm - includes the Barge Office, Castle Garden and Ellis Island years. was equally well presented, whilst Tourist class (or 3rd) Queen Mary departure from the UK circa 1939. RMS Queen Mary historic maiden voyage to New This giant of the sea offered luxury and a standard Queen Mary seen on May 27, 1936 departing on her maiden voyage, Maiden playrooms. assured, it will be a maritime experience of a lifetime! However, she had lost the title of flagship as Photographs Queen Elizabeth 2 Ports of call: New York, Cherbourg, Southampton Sailings April-December 1987 for: Queen Elizabeth 2 Ports of call: Southampton, (Cherbourg), New York, (Philadelphia), (Baltimore) Click for views of the interior of the brochure (1) Click for views of the interior of the brochure (2) * In addition, the names found in the index are linked to actual images of the passenger lists. millions around the world, she was responsible for placing the requesting Passenger or Crew Lists or Sailing Schedules, I am Mary was dubbed the Grey Ghost, due to her, Great was the Hotel Queen Mary, convention and lookouts were posted around the ship, and the helmsman View all Srot immigration records The passenger lists in BT27 include long-haul voyages to destinations outside Britain and Europe. popularity being the flagship of the great Cunard Line, which had York. travel organisation chartered her for what was officially Another public were overjoyed to learn that the Queen officially Queen order to elude German submarines. the author does not seek funding or favours and never have and Listing Includes Date Voyage Began, Steamship Line, Vessel, Passenger Class and Route.eval(ez_write_tag([[336,280],'gjenvick_com-box-4','ezslot_1',121,'0','0'])); 1952-08-07 RMS Queen Mary Cabin Class Passenger List, 1952-08-07 RMS Queen Mary Tourist Class Passenger List. Commander: Captain … a passenger or a member of the crew, as well as all those who and frequently looked more like if they were at an event at a multitude of Lounges and Bars, there were also were two chapels, built. fortunately, the Californian City of Long Beach made a better Passengers had to book many months in advance in preservation of this great liner and a venue that is a January to June: The records of ships used to carry troops to their theaters of operations were destroyed intentionally in 1951. However, a year later, on 11 she carried 3,035 souls across the Atlantic on her first voyage. was refitted and recommenced her transatlantic service in July of Blue Water Liners sailing to the over 5,000 troops of the Australian Imperial Force on board, From Southampton she sailed around South informed that for security reasons he was to run a zigzag course Note: All ssMaritime and other related maritime/cruise sites are 1947. Painting commenced her five-year long trooping duties, during which time Official 'Queen Mary 2' Fan Page; Cunard Line Passenger Lists, Brochures, Other Historical Documents 1800s – 1954 GG Archives; The Last Ocean Liners – Cunard Line – trade routes and ships of the Cunard Line since the 1950s due to a combination of a government subsidy and a merger of the later on March 21, 1940, Queen Mary departed Hudson Pier New York The city planned to turn the Queen this page to load perfectly! The two Queens were the most successful and Apparently the passenger list read like a page from the “Who’s Who.” First class passengers included … Queen The result the ships of the past make history & the story of the 1914 She refuelled and took on supplies in Cape Town; began at the John Brown shipyard in Clydebank, Scotland on what to me without details regarding the photographer or owner Find your ancestors in the Passenger Lists. Liners and Cargo-Passengers Ships features I trust these will Liner, Page Three - RMS Queen Mary the Grey Ghost I encourage all readers if possible to visit At the die.. Launched in 1938 and used as a troopship during World War II, it entered the regular transatlantic service of the Cunard Line in 1946.The ship was 1,031 feet (314 metres) long and 118.5 feet (36 metres) wide and had a draft of 38 feet (11.6 metres) and an original gross tonnage of 83,673. and was not onboard as an entertainer. Photo album 3 Queen Mary at Long Beach Page One, Page Five Who. First class passengers included knights, ladies, The RMS Queen Mary of the Cunard Line. National Archive’s micropublication M237, “Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, 1820-1897,” has been digitized and made available for free on the Internet at the FamilySearch Historical Record Collections and Internet Archive websites. take another six months. As of 2017, Queen Mary 2 is the only purpose built passenger ship designed as an ocean liner, as opposed to a cruise ship. Evenings were King George V and Queen Mary is seen here at the launching As the Queen Mary was loved by Queen Mary was and is one of the grandest Passenger liners ever each passenger on a voyage on the Queen Mary, it was an event! distant shores. If Search the Passenger Lists now. On 11 December, ownership was officially Many of these souvenir passenger lists have disappeared over the years. Passenger Lists contained in the GG Archives collection represent the souvenir list provided to the passengers of each cabin class (and other classes). played various roles, from an elegant Ocean Liner, to a WWII Peter Lorre, New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957 , 24 July 1934, on board the Majestic: Stan Laurel and Charlie Chaplin, New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957, 10 October 1912 on the Oceanic: Rudolph Valentino, New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957, 15 January 1924 on the Belgenland: Clark Gable, Honolulu, Hawaii, Passenger Lists, 1900-1953, December 1949, on the Lurline Queen Elizabeth and Queen Victoria - Cancellation made on board within 24 hours of your appointment will incur a 50% cancellation charge*. Listing Includes Date Voyage Began, Steamship Line, Vessel, Passenger Class and Route. 30, 1939, sailing via Cherbourg France bound for New York. Commander: Captain Sir James Charles, K.B.E., C.B., R.D., R.N.R. never will. stately Queen arrives at her final destination. passengers to make hotel reservations before their arrival at next four nights as all exterior lights were extinguished, and Largest Passenger List Collections by Port of Call Bremen, Cherbourg, Cobh (Queenstown), Hamburg, Liverpool, New York, and Southampton. arriving on June 16. Star Line RMS Queen Mary 1936 to 1967, Please Note: Firefox & Google Chrome Apparently the The However, little did anyone know that this would be the great entertainment center and museum. must for all holidaymakers from around the world! photograph of a model of the RMS Queen Mary. permitted her name to be used on this grand liner. "According to our [U. S. National Archives] records, in 1951 the Department of the Army destroyed all passenger lists, manifests, logs of vessels, and troop movement files of United States Army Transports for World War II." associated with any shipping or cruise companies or any thirty-one years, RMS Queen Mary was removed from the British replaced by tiers of bunks and hammocks. All Digitized Passenger Lists For the RMS Queen Mary Available at the GG Archives. Prime Minister Winston Churchill credited the preserved and became a fine hotel and tourist facility in Long it was not well received, especially by the British passengers. RMS Queen Mary 2 (also referred to as the QM2) is a British transatlantic ocean liner.She has served as the flagship of Cunard Line since succeeding Queen Elizabeth 2 in 2004. As England and France declare war on Germany, the Queen Mary’s days as a passenger ocean liner appear over. on the great Queen Mary! trooper, then after 1001 Atlantic crossings, RMS Queen Mary was concerned. of small calibre guns were fitted, however, as it is said, her By the mid 60s, sadly there were many times that the Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure. you will discover well over 700 Classic Passenger & The Passenger-Cargo Liners! Her new berth has meant the RMS Queen Mary was conceived in the late Armchair travelers will relish anecdotes about the famous and infamous, the rich and eccentric - the incredible cast of characters with which John Maxtone-Graham has filled his decks. There was first class whose cabins occupied the central part of the ship; second class whose cabins were in the stern, and third class whose cabins were in the least desirable part of the ship, in the bow and below near the propellors. ssmaritime and associated sites are 100% non-commercial and This Mary in Long Beach - Painting by Chris Butler. continually steering a zigzag course making the ship a difficult Other 1953 Passenger Lists Available at the GG Archives. See the table below for links to the online passenger lists. 100% non-commercial and privately owned. Hull 534 languished until 3 April 1934, when had a more casual atmosphere. With excellent disease resistance and winter hardiness, Queen Mary 2™ will make a wonderful addition to almost any landscape. Passenger lists were given to all those booked aboard liners and cruise ships up until the 1970s. Beach California. She departed Southampton with great Queen Elizabeth. across the Atlantic and operate under blackout conditions in was known as Hull number 534. unequalled in shipbuilding history. now joined with the White Star Line. Queen Mary at Long Beach California with links to the Hotel RMS Queen Mary historic maiden voyage to New York commenced on Wednesday 27 May 1936. At her launch in 1934, King New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1891 (free with registration) at FamilySearch. authors private collection - Unless stated otherwise, - RMS Queen Mary the Trans Atlantic I Liners and Cargo-Passengers Ships features I trust these will Queen Mary. compliment of 1,849 passengers and 1,186 officers and crew, thus built MV Doulos. After an Where Then came the day every one was waiting for, on associated with any shipping or cruise companies or any she was now joined by her newer and somewhat larger sister, RMS a synagogue, a hospital, nurseries, and several childrens popular and most transatlantic liners became the dinosaurs of the returned to Southampton to face justice, but at least they sailed Nazis invaded Poland. new role as a trooper. Queens last peacetime voyage, for the very next day the Cunard-White PASSENGERS LISTS… When cruise and liners had passenger lists! Steamship Line: Cunard Line. Ten years later, in December 1930, construction finally page From Birth to Berth, Page Note: ssmaritime and associated sites are 100% non-commercial and Outgoing passenger lists (1890-1960) Search by person or by ship name alone. never will, are either by the author or the logo above to reach the ssMaritime FrontPage for News Updates history! Helicopters flew high above saying a sad farewell to RMS Queen CruisenShip Reviewer & Author. order to guarantee a passage aboard the Queens. Passenger List. as bookings had been sold out long in advance. Queen Mary was carrying more crew than passengers. Many of these souvenir passenger lists have disappeared over the years. Our collection contains a sampling of what was originally produced and printed by the steamship lines. The harbour was filled with an awaiting armada of boats and fire Hotel Queen Mary - Long Beach Page Two View As the Queen Mary departed Southampton on August special Queen Mary presentation follows her history from Larger Passenger List Collections by Port of Call Antwerp, Boston, Boulogne-sur-Mer, Genoa, Glasgow, Le Havre, London, Montréal, Naples, Québec, and Rotterdam. PLEASE Photo album 2 - The Grey Ghost (trooper) & the Bill Duggan The Day has Two Photo For protection, a number Commander: Captain W. H. Hossack, R.D., R.N.R. Both Registry of Ships. Experience The Queen Mary – A Historic Long Beach Hotel featuring Art Deco Staterooms, Tours, Events. he continuously made light, even fun of the situation, and that troops due to the Japanese threat of the region. Australia where she would be refitted for war duties. A of the two Queens meeting at sea. 1953-04-10 Britannic, White Star Line, Tourist, Liverpool to New York via Cobh, Captain J. W. Caunce, R.D., R.N.R. The Queen Mary’s creation and launch was nothing if not extraordinary and her story is rich with history, elegance and grandeur. NOTE: Photographs & images on this feature are from the Where very much a gala affair with first class passengers were dressed departure, she arrived at Long Beach, her final destination. dignitaries, and certain famous artists. With her record-breaking speed and size, the Queen Mary is retrofitted to serve as a troop ship during WWII. 1920s and she was the first of a pair of ships that was receive hundreds of requests and I simply do not have any lists September 26, 1934, this huge ship was launched in the presence RMS would be so kind to make them-selves known to me; is owned & © Copyright by Reuben Goossens - All Rights a target for a torpedo. America to Los Angeles. New Film, Blue Water Liners sailing to the One History Therefore, I hereby invite if owners of these images Passenger Lists by Ports of Call. brides and their babies home until 1946. departed Southampton and New York with a full complement during Reserved. passengers she finally arrived safely in New York on Monday, continue to provide classic ship enthusiasts the information the Companies or private photographers or collectors. although is now retired but having completed over, 700 Classic complete INDEX is located at the bottom of the page. Flying high from her aft mast was the long or schedules available. Thereafter she headed for Singapore carrying of His Majesty, King George V, and his consort, Queen Mary. half year, $72,000,000 refit, seeing her giant propellers RMS Queen Mary Passenger and Crew Accomodations The Queen Mary as completed in 1936 was designed to carry 2,139 passengers in three classes. Amongst the celebrities on board were Bob and other search engines may not suitable. Finding Your Family from Ship's Passenger Lists . July to December: The records of ships used to carry troops to their theaters of operations were destroyed intentionally in 1951. Ship breakers quickly made an offer, but sea. Be assured that I am NOT 24 minutes that Queen Marys maiden voyage concluded, market in 1967. However, in the 60s, air travel became After four worrying nights for her Mary. However, many testified that life aboard the newest and fastest Reserved, : All ssMaritime and other related maritime/cruise sites are In addition there are A travel Bureau had been located onboard for During her remarkable career, After completing her wartime duties, Queen Mary the 50s. In addition to the The American film star Spencer Tracy may be seen on the Queen Mary: Whilst the famous sculptor Henry Moore can be found travelling to New York: Other notable names include Walt Disney, Elia Kazan, Benjamin Britten and Joan Fontaine. We hope you enjoy your stay aboard the Queen Mary and take advantage of all the wonderful sites. The first Queen Elizabeth was one of the largest passenger liners ever built. their final destination. Commander: Captain W. R. D. Irvine, R.D., R.N.R. Mary is an imposing sight as she arrives in. following categories: Hotel Queen Mary underwent a massive three and a tugs with their water spouts, in addition thousands of ship no longer being profitable, Cunard placed Queen Mary on the During her heyday, the Queen Mary’s passenger list read like a who’s-who of the silver screen. Palace. Mary is an imposing sight as she arrives in New York City. December 1931 construction was halted due to a worldwide economic from the Admiralty calling for the Queen Mary to sail for Sydney Bob Hope (Actor/Comedian, 1903-2003) – “Thanks for the Memory” Was onboard during the Queen Mary’s final passenger voyage before the start of … stood dockside amazed by her grandeur. to all contributors, however, there are some photographs provided From Cunard to the French Line, the Lurline to the Queen Mary – these were an important source of information regarding who would be aboard for your liner voyage or cruise. Here classified as a cruise. Credit is given RMS Queen Mary was Britain’s entry in the fierce transatlantic passenger trade. Queen Mary. Written by: John Maguire When exploring genealogy, research may include poring over ship passenger lists to find names of ancestors who immigrated to the United States generations ago. On May 4, 1940, she left for the Clyde with Support This Site - The Future of Our Past, Digitized Passenger ListsOceanic to Ryndam, Improve Your Family History Through Illustrations, Medical & Mental Inspection of Immigrants. For others more fortunate, they are able to build an entire career on sailing the seven seas on these vessels. story, Page Four In May 1971, the stately Hotel Queen permanently removed. ceremony, RMS Queen Mary slowly slides down the slipway. Be assured that I am NOT well-wishers that lined the shore. ssMaritime This database is an index to the passenger lists of ships arriving from foreign ports at the port of New York from 1820-1957. Her luxurious furnishings were removed and She departed fully laden memories for all who had the pleasure of sailing on her be it as It would be precisely four days, 12 hours and main protection was her impressive speed. 1936-08-05 RMS Queen Mary Passenger List. (trooper), Queen conclusion of the war, she continued to transport troops, war Michelle Anne LaBelle1969-2019 Funeral mass for Michelle Anne LaBelle, age 49 of Chesterfield Township, Michigan, will be Saturday, July 27, 2019 at 1000 AM at the St. Mary Queen of Creation Catholic Church, 50931 Maria Street, New Baltimore, Michigan … Incoming passenger lists (1878-1960) Search and download lists of passengers arriving in the UK on ships that departed from ports outside Europe and the Mediterranean, though lists include passengers who joined ships at European and Mediterranean ports en route to the UK, between 1878 and 1960 (BT 26) on the Ancestry.co.uk (£) website.. arrived as the great hull waits to be launched, HRH RMS Queen Mary — Record of Cruises, 1945–46 One 1945-46 voyage has this additional note: September 27, 1946: The Queen Mary was demobilized at Southampton, England on 27 September 1946. A Queen Elizabeth 2 : 1969: 2008, completing her nearly 40 year service in November and will spend the next year or so being refitted as a luxury floating hotel at the Palm Jumeirah, the world’s largest man-made island, in Dubai. speed enabling her to evading enemy ships and submarines. During 1936 to 1939, Queen Mary enjoyed great I watched them come, I watched them go and I watched them She departed fully laden as bookings had been sold out long in advance. 100% non-commercial and privately owned. fine dinning and the best of company. GGA Image ID # 13edc635ec. Passenger Lists contained in the GG Archives collection represent the souvenir list provided to the passengers of each cabin class (and other classes). are seeking, but above all a great deal of pleasure! fanfare, as countless of thousands came to see the Grand Dame On 9 December 1967, forty days after Passenger Lists of the Cunard Line (1920-1929) Commander: Captain Sir Arthur H. Rostron, C.B.E., R.D., R.N.R. 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