Links and Further Reading
Our thanks goes to a number of contributors who help make this website possible.
Ian Boyle / Simplon Post Cards – www.simplonpc.co.uk – Ian Boyle 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 Line – www.cunard.co.uk – our thanks to Francis Fred, Michael Gallagher, Rachel Lloyd and Ruth Harrington from Cunard Line who have supported us with information and imagery.
Henderson & Cremer Collection – Thank you to Rob Henderson and Doug Cremer who have provided us with access to the Henderson & Cremer Collection.
Cunard History by Chris Frame and Rachelle Cross – Click Here
Cunard History books by Sam Warwick – Click Here
Cunard History books by Bill Miller – Click Here
Cunard History Websites
Caronia II – Timeline – www.caronia2.info – Information on the famous “Green Goddess”, Cunard’s second Caronia.
Cunard Steamship Society – www.cunardsteamshipsociety.com – The society for the Cunard Steamship Company.
Queen Elizabeth 2: A Farewell Tribute – maritime.elettra.co.uk/qe2 – This is a great website about the QE2, including a virtual tour.
Rob Lightbody– www.roblightbody.com – Rob shares extensive imagery and information from the QE2’s 1986/87 refit.
RMS Queen Mary – www.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 original QE2 website.
Sam Warwick’s QM2 Homepage – www.qm2.org.uk – Sam is the son of Commodore Warwick.
The Cunarders – www.thecunarders.co.uk – A history of early Cunard ships.
Maritime History Websites
Simplon Port Cards – www.simplonpc.co.uk – One of the most extensive collections online, an excellent resource.
Southampton Ships – www.southamptonships.com – A look back at events in Southampton.
World Ship Society New York – www.worldshipny.com – Website of the New York office for the World Ship Society.
Shipping Forums, Blogs and Magazines
Bill Miller At Sea – www.billmilleratsea.com – Keep track of the wonderful lectures, talks and books by maritime historian Bill Miller.
Cruising Isn’t Just for Old People – https://cruisingisntjustforoldpeople.com/ – Emma’s great Cruising resource.
Michael Hepburn’s QE2 Painting – https://hepburnfineart.co.uk/maritime/ocean-liners/qe2-40th-anniversary-cruise/
Maritime Memories – www.maritimememories.nl – Memories and photographs from a life at sea.
Porthole Cruise Magazine – https://www.porthole.com/ – A US based cruise magazine.
Sea Breezes Magazine – http://www.seabreezes.co.im/ – One of the original shipping publications.
The QE2 Forum – www.theqe2story.com/forum – A must visit for all QE2 fans.
World Wide Cruising; News and Pictorial – http://www.cruisingnews.com.au/ – A monthly publication with many historic photos.
Official Cruise Line Websites
Cunard’s Official Website: www.cunard.com
P&O Cruises: www.pocruises.com