Links and Further Reading

With thanks to:

Our sincere thanks goes to a number of contributors who help make this website possible.

Ian Boyle / Simplon Post Cards – www.simplonpc.co.uk – Ian has of the most extensive collections online, an excellent resource, and has kindly allowed us to use his wonderful postcard images in the history pages of this website.

Cunard Linewww.cunard.co.uk – our thanks to Michael Gallagher, Rachel LLoyd and Ruth Harrington from Cunard Line who have supported us with information and imagery

Cunard Ship Links:

Caronia II – Timelinewww.caronia2.info – Full of information on the famous “Green Goddess”, Cunard’s second Caronia.

Caronia I during World War Ihttp://www.naval-history.net/WW1Memoir-Caronia.htm – Superb imagery of this great Cunarder.

Cunard Official Sitewww.cunard.co.uk – The official home of Cunard Line.

Cunard Steamship Societywww.cunardsteamshipsociety.com – The society for the Cunard Steamship Company.

Ian Maclean’s QE2 Tribute Here – A magnificent Tribute Video to the greatest Ocean Liner of our time.

Queen Elizabeth 2: A Farewell Tributemaritime.elettra.co.uk/qe2 – This is a truly superb website about the magnificent QE2.

Rob Lightbody’s QE2 & QM2 Pageswww.roblightbody.com – With extensive imagery and information from the 1986/87 refit and re-engine.

RMS Queen Marywww.maritime.elettra.co.uk/queenmary/ – A beautiful tribute to RMS Queen Mary.

Sam Warwick’s QE2 Homepage www.qe2.org.uk – A very thorough QE2 resource, and the first independent QE2 website.

Sam Warwick’s QM2 Homepagewww.qm2.org.uk – Great for pictures of the 2004 tandem crossing, Sam is the son of Commodore Warwick.

The Cunarderswww.thecunarders.co.uk – A very extensive history of early Cunard ships.

Cunard Books

QE2: A Photographic Journeywww.qe2book.com – Our QE2 book – A photographic tribute to the world’s most loved ship.

QM2: A Photographic Journeywww.qm2book.com – Our QM2 book – A photographic tribute to Cunard’s flagship.

Queen Victoria: A Photographic Journeywww.queenvictoriabook.com – A photographic tribute to Cunard’s Queen Victoria.

Queen Elizabeth: A Photographic Journey – www.queenelizabethbook.com – A photographic tribute to Cunard’s newest Queen.

The Cunard Story – Click Here – Details the 170 year history of the Cunard Line.

The QE2 StoryClick Here – Our latest QE2 book, details the life and times of Queen Elizabeth 2.

The QM2 StoryClick Here – Our latest QM2 book, details the life and times of Queen Mary 2.

The Evolution of the Transatlantic LinerClick Here – Our newest book, tracing the history of the Transatlantic passenger ship.

The History Presswww.thehistorypress.co.uk – The largest publisher of British shipping history, and publisher of our Cunard books.

General Shipping Websites

Canberra (dot) comwww.sscanberra.com – A fantastic web page all about the “Great White Whale”, P&O’s iconic Canberra.

Simplon Port Cardswww.simplonpc.co.uk – One of the most extensive collections online, an excellent resource.

Southampton Shipswww.southamptonships.com – Fantastic for the latest goings on in the Southampton shipping world.

World Ship Society New Yorkwww.worldshipny.com – Website of the New York office for the World Ship Society.

Shipping Forums, Blogs and Magazines

Australian Cruise Passenger Magazinehttp://www.cruisepassenger.com.au/ – One of Australia’s premier cruising magazines.

Bill Miller At Seawww.billmilleratsea.com – Keep track of the wonderful lectures, talks and books by maritime historian Bill Miller.

Cruising Isnt Just for Old People – https://cruisingisntjustforoldpeople.com/ – Emma’s great Cruising resource.

Maritime Memorieswww.maritimememories.nl – Memories and photographs from a life at sea.

Porthole Cruise Magazine – https://www.porthole.com/ – Wonderful publication that I sometimes write for.

Sea Breezes Magazinehttp://www.seabreezes.co.im/ – Superb publication that I sometimes write for.

Ships Monthly Magazinewww.shipsmonthly.com – One of the finest Australian publications available. I sometimes write for them!

The QE2 Forum www.theqe2story.com/forum – A must visit for all QE2 fans, this forum is thoroughly recommended.

Travel Pagewww.travelpage.com – Excellent Travel & Cruise Resource.

World Wide Cruising; News and Pictorial http://www.cruisingnews.com.au/ – Superb monthly publication with many photos. I often write for this magazine.