The Clyde is a river of global importance – it was once the world’s pre-eminent ship-building centre and a major trade hub for the British Empire. This book will explore the history, culture and geography of the river, from its source, in the remote southern uplands, to the city of Glasgow via Scotland’s industrial heartland, and on to where it meets the...
Written by Nick Corble, this book comprehensively reveals the history of the narrowboats, with many colourful photos.
In this latest edition of Dutch language book Binnenvaart, there is a complete overview of the Dutch fleet. All over 5,800 barges are included technical details, the details of yards, repair shops, charterers, machine factories, suppliers, brokers, traders, skipper fairs, associations and unions.
This book concludes the history of the little ships that once went about their business in Glasgow harbour; under the auspices of the Clyde Navigation Trust but unnoticed by most of the general public. Softback, 63 pages.