Beautifully engraved certificate from the Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company issued in 1955. This historic document was printed by Brown,Knight & Truscott Limited and has an ornate border around it with a vignette of a coat of arms. This item has the signatures of the Company's Officers and is over 50 years old.
The Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company (P&O) is a major international logistics and transport company founded in 1837. Its fastest growing business is the development of container ports around the world. P&O provides cold logistics services internationally and is the leading ferry operator in the UK. It owns half of P&O Nedlloyd, one of the world's largest container shipping lines. P&O also has some international property development interests.