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    DescriptionFounded in 1838 in Liverpool, the Pacific Steam Navigation Company was the first to operate steamships in the Pacific and primarily traded from the UK to the Pacific coasts of South America. Its most famous ships included the Reina del Pacifico and the Reina del Mar. With a line of notable firsts to its name, the Pacific Steam Navigation Company name had disappeared by 1984, part of the rationalization of Furness Withy Group. In 1990, Furness Withy itself was sold to Hamburg Sud, another line which had operated on the South Atlantic and Pacific routes. Many in Liverpool and in South and Central America, from Panama to Tierra del Fuego have fond memories of the Pacific Steam Navigation Company and this history and fleet list will bring back memories of those vessels of the line, both deep sea and coastal, which once operated on the South American run.


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    Title
    The Pacific Steam Navigation Company
    Subtitle
    Fleet List & History
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Ian Collard
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 160
    Width: 170 mm
    Height: 248 mm
    Thickness: 14 mm
    Weight: 510 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781445634845
    ISBN 10: 1445634848
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBKENL
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T12.5
    BIC subject category V2: WGG
    BIC E4L: TRA
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    LC classification: VM
    Ingram Subject Code: SL
    Libri: I-SL
    B&T General Subject: 790
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24360
    BISAC V2.8: TRA006010
    Abridged Dewey: 623
    DC22: 387.5
    BIC subject category V2: 1DBKENL
    DC23: 387.509
    Thema V1.0: NH, WGG
    Publisher
    Amberley Publishing
    Imprint name
    Amberley Publishing
    Publication date
    19 August 2014
    Publication City/Country
    Chalford
    Author Information
    Ian Collard lives in Birkenhead. He has written many books on ocean liners and cargo ships.