The Onedin Line is a BBC television drama series, which ran from 1971 to 1980. The series was created by Cyril Abraham. The series is set in Liverpool from 1860 to 1886 and deals with the rise of a shipping line, the Onedin Line, named after its owner James Onedin. Around this, it depicts the lives of his family, most notably his brother and partner Robert, a ship chandler, and his sister Elizabeth, giving insight into the lifestyle and customs at the time, not only at sea, but also ashore (mostly lower- and upper-middle-class). The series also illustrates some of the changes in business and shipping, such as from wooden to steel ships and from sailing ships to steam ships. It shows the role that ships played in such matters as international politics, uprisings and the slave trade. Additio

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  • The Onedin Line is a BBC television drama series, which ran from 1971 to 1980. The series was created by Cyril Abraham. The series is set in Liverpool from 1860 to 1886 and deals with the rise of a shipping line, the Onedin Line, named after its owner James Onedin. Around this, it depicts the lives of his family, most notably his brother and partner Robert, a ship chandler, and his sister Elizabeth, giving insight into the lifestyle and customs at the time, not only at sea, but also ashore (mostly lower- and upper-middle-class). The series also illustrates some of the changes in business and shipping, such as from wooden to steel ships and from sailing ships to steam ships. It shows the role that ships played in such matters as international politics, uprisings and the slave trade. Additionally, the construction of the Manchester Ship Canal is mentioned during one series. (en)
  • Die Onedin-Linie ist der Titel einer britischen Fernsehserie aus den 1970er Jahren. Sie erzählt die Geschichte des Segelschiffkapitäns und späteren Reeders James Onedin und seiner Familie im England des späten 19. Jahrhunderts. Sie lief ab 1972 auch im Vorabendprogramm der ARD und im ORF. Die Außenszenen der ersten Staffel wurden großteils in und vor Dartmouth gedreht, die Innenszenen vollständig im Studio. (de)
  • La Grande Aventure de James Onedin (The Onedin Line) est une série télévisée dramatique de la BBC créée par Cyril Abraham et diffusée de 1971 à 1980. (fr)
  • Capitan Onedin (The Onedin Line) è una serie televisiva britannica in 91 episodi trasmessi per la prima volta nel corso di 8 stagioni dal 1971 al 1980. È una serie d'avventura ambientata a Liverpool tra il 1860 e il 1886 e incentrata sulla nascita e sul consolidamento di una compagnia di navigazione, la Onedin Line (dal nome del suo proprietario James Onedin). Intorno a questo tema centrale intercorrono le vite dei componenti della sua famiglia, in particolare del fratello e partner Robert e di sua sorella Elizabeth. La serie illustra anche alcuni dei cambiamenti dell'epoca nel business della navigazione, come il passaggio nella costruzione delle navi dal legno all'acciaio e quello dai velieri alle navi a vapore. La serie mostra inoltre il ruolo che le compagnie di navigazione svolsero in affari di stato come la politica internazionale e il commercio degli schiavi. (it)
  • The Onedin Line is een Britse televisieserie van de BBC uit de jaren zeventig. (nl)
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  • Series title over a sailing ship's sails
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  • List of Onedin Line episodes
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  • Peter Graham Scott
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  • Die Onedin-Linie ist der Titel einer britischen Fernsehserie aus den 1970er Jahren. Sie erzählt die Geschichte des Segelschiffkapitäns und späteren Reeders James Onedin und seiner Familie im England des späten 19. Jahrhunderts. Sie lief ab 1972 auch im Vorabendprogramm der ARD und im ORF. Die Außenszenen der ersten Staffel wurden großteils in und vor Dartmouth gedreht, die Innenszenen vollständig im Studio. (de)
  • La Grande Aventure de James Onedin (The Onedin Line) est une série télévisée dramatique de la BBC créée par Cyril Abraham et diffusée de 1971 à 1980. (fr)
  • The Onedin Line is een Britse televisieserie van de BBC uit de jaren zeventig. (nl)
  • The Onedin Line is a BBC television drama series, which ran from 1971 to 1980. The series was created by Cyril Abraham. The series is set in Liverpool from 1860 to 1886 and deals with the rise of a shipping line, the Onedin Line, named after its owner James Onedin. Around this, it depicts the lives of his family, most notably his brother and partner Robert, a ship chandler, and his sister Elizabeth, giving insight into the lifestyle and customs at the time, not only at sea, but also ashore (mostly lower- and upper-middle-class). The series also illustrates some of the changes in business and shipping, such as from wooden to steel ships and from sailing ships to steam ships. It shows the role that ships played in such matters as international politics, uprisings and the slave trade. Additio (en)
  • Capitan Onedin (The Onedin Line) è una serie televisiva britannica in 91 episodi trasmessi per la prima volta nel corso di 8 stagioni dal 1971 al 1980. È una serie d'avventura ambientata a Liverpool tra il 1860 e il 1886 e incentrata sulla nascita e sul consolidamento di una compagnia di navigazione, la Onedin Line (dal nome del suo proprietario James Onedin). Intorno a questo tema centrale intercorrono le vite dei componenti della sua famiglia, in particolare del fratello e partner Robert e di sua sorella Elizabeth. La serie illustra anche alcuni dei cambiamenti dell'epoca nel business della navigazione, come il passaggio nella costruzione delle navi dal legno all'acciaio e quello dai velieri alle navi a vapore. La serie mostra inoltre il ruolo che le compagnie di navigazione svolsero in (it)
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  • The Onedin Line (en)
  • Die Onedin-Linie (de)
  • Capitan Onedin (it)
  • La Grande Aventure de James Onedin (fr)
  • The Onedin Line (nl)
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