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Written by Nick Robins and published on 16 July 2014, this book is a very comprehensive maritime history of the Tyne-Tees Steam Shipping Company and includes many excellent colour and black/white illustrations. This story of the company and antecedent companies and associate interests has never been told in full before.
This book is written by Nick Robins. The General Steam Navigation Company based on the River Thames was well-known for its excursion services in addition to liner routes linking the east coast of the UK to many other ports in Europe. Its later story is a familiar one of a traditional shipping company trying to come to terms with the container age and...
Used LLOYD'S SHIPPING INDICES available. Please choose the dates required and message them to us after buying your bundle of 12. UK shipping is included in the price. Overseas buyers will have to ask us how much extra needs to be added to their order for shipping.
Used LLOYD'S SHIPPING INDICES available. Please choose the dates required and message them to us after buying the number you require. UK shipping is included in the price. Overseas buyers will have to ask us how much extra needs to be added to their order for shipping.
The book is written by Bernard McCall. With its huge internal waterway system, Russia has come to rely on shipping as a vital part of its transport network. The book uses photographs and captions to describe the development since 1948 of the vessels which can navigate on both inland waterways and open seas.
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.
All three volumes together for £50.00 + free UK postage. Details of each volume below.
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.