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Sutherland, Sir Thomas

Sir Thomas Sutherland was born in Aberdeen in 1834. He became Chairman of the Penisular and Oriental Shipping Company (better known today as P&O) in 1881, a post which he held for thirty-three years until 1914. He died in 1922, at which time he was senior Vice-President of the Suez Canal Company.

Sir Thomas Sutherland is regarded as having been one of those who advanced the British shipping empire during his time.

The Strode Venturer
Hammond Innes

Geoffrey Bailey is a man in search of a new job and a new life. Then City shipowners, Strode & Company, make him a curious offer. Bailey has to find Peter Strode, the family blacksheep, and make sure he returns to the fold. [ISBN 0330342290 / Pages: / Paperback]

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