A family sets sail for Canada in the 1930s.
|The landing stage at Liverpool. The passenger gangways are visible.|
|Liverpool's "Three graces". At left: the Liver building, built in 1911 for the Royal Liver Friendly Society. In the centre: the Cunard building. To the right: the Port of Liverpool building.|
|The vessel is unidentified but an idea of its size can be gathered from the relative distance of the far pasenger gangway.||
|With the River Mersey behind and the smoking chimneys of Wallasey in the distance, our photographer's family take their first stroll on deck.|
|The ships superstructure may give some clue to her identity.|
|A Mersey ferry passes by. The tower to the right may be one of the exhaust outlets for the newly opened Birkenhead tunnel.|
|Mersey ferries pass.|
Shuffleboard on deck. Boys...
|The pipe-smoker finds other ways to relax.|
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Added to Encyclopedia Titanica Monday 18th December 2006, last updated Friday 3rd July 2015.