Save the Classic Liner Campaign founded in 1995

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Ships covered on the “Save The Classic Liners Campaign” are the: SS United States, The MV Doulos, SS United States, MV Queen Elizabeth 2, the Canadian treasure the SS Keewatin, the delightfully British TS Queen Mary, and two famous vessels, the historic Sydney Harbour Ferry MV Baragoola and the delightful MV Cape Don.

Reuben Goossens.

Maritime Historian, Author, Cruise‘n’Ship Reviewer & Lecturer.

Originally commenced in the Passenger Shipping Industry in 1960.


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“Blue Water Liners sailing to the distant shores.
I watched them come, I watched them go and I watched them die.”



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Where the ships of the past make history & the 1914 built MV Doulos Story


Please Note: Save The Classic Liners Campaign, and associated sites are 100% non-commercial and the author does not seek funding or favours and I have not and never will ask for funding or support!

Photographs on this site, ssmaritime and associate pages are either by the author or from the author’s private collection. In addition there are some images and photographs that have been provided by Shipping Companies or private photographers or collectors. Credit is given to all contributors, however, there are some photographs provided to me without details regarding the photographer or owner concerned. Therefore, I hereby invite if owners of these images would be so kind to make them-selves known to me (my email address can be found at the bottom of the page on, in order that due credit may be given.

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