Memories and looking back....
Written by Bernard McCall, this book has 86 colour photographs of coasters built during the 1950s. The photographs date from the 1960s up to the present day and we see some ships in their original guise and others after being sold and/or modernised. A detailed caption tells more about the history of the ship and, in some cases, the building yard.
Written by Bernard McCall, this book has 94 colour photographs of coasters built during the 1960s before container feeder shiops began to appear. The photographs date from the 1970s to the present day. Hardback, 80 pages.
Written by Bernard McCall, this book has 83 colour photographs of coasters built during the 1970s. The photographs date from the 1970s up to the present day and we see some ships in their original guise and others after being sold and/or modernised. A detailed captions accompanying the photographs tell more about the history of the ship.
This hardback full-colour album details coasters built in the 70s over 96 pages and with 106 photographs.
Written by Ian Collard, Cruise Ships of the Mersey is a full colour and vintage black & white album looking at examples of the wide variety of cruise ships to have visited the River Mersey since the 1930s. Each photograph is accompanied by a caption. It is a softback book with 96 pages and over 95 photographs.
This is the latest book in our Looking Back......series. There are stunning colour photographs of traditional cargo ships with detailed captions giving information about the ship, its history and location. For the purpose of this book, a traditional cargo ship is defined as a dry-cargo vessel that has cargo accommodation both forward and aft of its...
Written by Andrew Wiltshire, this book contains 106 colour images of bulk carriers including specialised vessels for the carriage of ore, cement, coal and self-discharge in addition to the many different types of conventional bulkers and ore/oil vessels.
Without doubt Battery Point in Portishead is one of the best locations in the UK to watch ships as they pass by. Shipping enthusiasts will stake the claims of other viewing points but it is difficult to surpass the variety of ships seen at Battery Point – and their closeness to the observer on land. To illustrate this variety, we published Passing the...
In this latest addition to Andrew Wiltshire’s Looking Back series, we take a fifty year journey exploring container ships from around the world.