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Children's Room - Mauretania
Children's Room - Mauretania
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Summary

The children's dining-saloon and nursery on the shelter deck of the Mauretania, was decorated with paintings illustrating nursery ryhmes by the artist J. E. Mitchell of Newcastle...The rocking horse would have been in high demand by the young passengers on board...The Mauretania was built by the shipbuilders Swan Hunter and Wigham Richardson Ltd, at the Wallsend shipyard and was one of the most famous ships ever built on Tyneside...Reference: TWAS:DS.SWH/4/PH/7/6/19..(Copyright) We're happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email archives@twmuseums.org.uk...To purchase a hi-res copy please email archives@twmuseums.org.uk quoting the title and reference number.
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Date

1906
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Location

1 Carville Rd, Wallsend, Tyne and Wear NE28 6HG, UK54.98830, -1.52791
Google Map of 54.9883, -1.5279138888888888
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Tyne and Wear Archives and Museums
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