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The grand saloon.
|The grand saloon.|
|© National Maritime Museum, London|
|Repro ID: 58_1389|
|Description: The rigid class structure and social conventions of 19th century Britain were strictly adhered to on passenger ships like the 'Great Eastern'. This microcosm of Victorian society kept the first-, second- and third-class passengers strictly segregated throughout a voyage.|
|Creator: 'Illustrated London News'|
|Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London|