Welcome to the Shipping Wonders of the World Website
This site is designed to share information about the magazine Shipping Wonders of
Published by the Amalgamated Press, it appeared as 55 weekly instalments from 30th
January 1936 through to 23rd February 1937. A vast range of subjects was covered.
The complete work was designed to be bound in two hardback volumes which are still
readily available. Others chose to retain the weekly parts with their attractive
colour covers. Today the weekly parts are more difficult to obtain but do appear
from time to time.
On this site you will be able to review information on each of the 55 issues (when
they are all uploaded), and explore the content of this fascinating magazine using
the various links provided. All the covers and colour plates will be viewable, along
with extracts from the photogravure supplements. Information about the editorials
and the advertising used on the covers will also be incorporated.