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QE2 at Southampton EAW191249



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QE2 at Southampton EAW191249

The QE2 liner docked at Southampton. February 1969. Aerofilms Collection

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Media ID 11668554

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27x27 inch Poster Print

Discover the rich maritime history of Southampton with our stunning poster print, "QE2 at Southampton EAW191249" by Cross from Historic England. This captivating image transports you back in time to February 1969, as the iconic QE2 liner gracefully docks at Southampton harbor. The Aerofilms Collection, now part of Historic England Archive, captures this moment in time with exceptional detail and clarity. Bring the elegance and nostalgia of this bygone era into your home or office with our high-quality poster print. Perfect for maritime enthusiasts, history buffs, or anyone who appreciates the beauty of the past.

Poster prints are budget friendly enlarged prints in standard poster paper sizes. Printed on 150 gsm Matte Paper for a natural feel and supplied rolled in a tube. Great for framing and should last many years. To clean wipe with a microfiber, non-abrasive cloth or napkin. Our Archival Quality Photo Prints and Fine Art Paper Prints are printed on higher quality paper and the choice of which largely depends on your budget.

Poster prints are budget friendly enlarged prints in standard poster paper sizes (A0, A1, A2, A3 etc). Whilst poster paper is sometimes thinner and less durable than our other paper types, they are still ok for framing and should last many years. Our Archival Quality Photo Prints and Fine Art Paper Prints are printed on higher quality paper and the choice of which largely depends on your budget.

Estimated Product Size is 69.2cm x 69.2cm (27.2" x 27.2")

These are individually made so all sizes are approximate

Artwork printed orientated as per the preview above, with landscape (horizontal) or portrait (vertical) orientation to match the source image.


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> Flight > England's Maritime Heritage

> Towns and Cities > Southampton

> Transport > Ships and boats


EDITORS COMMENTS
In this aerial photograph from the Historic England archives, the iconic QE2 ocean liner gracefully rests at Southampton's waterfront in February 1969. The image, taken by Cross for Aerofilms, offers a unique perspective of the historic vessel, showcasing its impressive size and stature against the backdrop of the English Channel. The QE2, or Queen Elizabeth 2, was a British flagged ocean liner that reigned supreme in the golden age of transatlantic travel. Launched in 1967, she was the last ocean liner built for the British Merchant Navy and served as a floating symbol of British maritime heritage and excellence. In this photograph, the QE2's sleek, elegant silhouette is framed by the calm waters of Southampton's harbor. The intricate details of her design are visible, from the distinctive funnels and smokestacks to the sprawling decks and lifeboats. The surrounding boats and ships add a sense of scale, highlighting the QE2's immense size and presence. The image also captures the bustling activity of the port, with various vessels and cranes in the foreground, demonstrating the constant movement and energy that characterized the maritime industry during this era. The overcast sky adds a moody, atmospheric touch, further emphasizing the historic significance of the scene. This photograph is a testament to the rich maritime history of Southampton and the enduring allure of ocean liners like the QE2. It offers a glimpse into the past, transporting viewers back to a time when travel by sea was an adventure and a symbol of luxury and sophistication.

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