This 152 page hardback book is the first volume of what will be a 3-volume set, and it looks at the beginnings of the Cochrane company in Beverley, and its subsequent move to Selby.
Published on 7 July 2014, this second hardback volume of 160 pages of what will be a 3 - volume set looks at the beginning of the Great War to the start of World War 2 and includes details of vessels taken into Admiralty Service.
Published 13 May 2016. Authored by Gilbert Mayes and Michael Thompson, this book has a detailed history of each vessel built between 1940 and 1993. The volume is fully illustrated with many superb, rare colour and black/white photographs. There are three colour pages depicting the funnel colours of vessel owners.
All three volumes together for £50.00 + free UK postage. Details of each volume below.
This book, with 96 pages of text and photographs, tells the story of the 700 or more shallow-draught boats that took part in the audacious Operation Dynamo of 1940.
Written by Mike Smyle and published by Amberley Publishing, this well illustrated book traces some of the many ways in which the fishing industry from Duncansby Head to the Solway Firth has changed and developed over the last century.
Continuing the voyage round the coast, Mike Smylie shows us the fishing industry as it once was on the South Coast and intersperses the images with modern views.
Hardback photo book containing high quality aerial photos of Dutch fishing vessels in heavy weather with detailed captions. 23x23cm, 96 page photo book. This book contains a seleection of photographer Herman IJsselin's best work over his 30 year career.
A Victorian guide to Switzerland claimed that the chief beauty of the country was to be found in its lake. Patton present his second part to his series, taking us through the variety of ships that have sailed on the Swiss and French Alpine lakes in a stunning all-colour album.
Published by the History Press, this book is a memorial to the Sputniks and Spinningdales, with brief histories and photographs, and some fine fishermen's anecdotes about the multitude of things these boats did during some of the best years the fishing industry will ever know.
Written by Mike Smylie and published by Amberley Publishing, this book includes a fascinating selection of photographs tracing some of the many ways in which the fishing industry from the Solway Firth to Hartland Point has changed.
Written by Mike Smylie, this 96 page book contains a fascinating selection of photographs that trace some of the many ways in which the fishing industry from the Tweed to the Northern Isles has changed and developed over the last century.