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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
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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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