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Written by Henry C Spong & Richard H Osborne, this book starts with consideration of the Albion & Shaw, Savill Lines before discussion of the merger of 1882. Thereafter, it follows the the subsequent history of Shaw, Savill & Albion Co Ltd until the final demise of the company.
Written by John Harrower, this 215 page, hardback book tells the history and fleet of Thos Wilson, Sons & Co. and Ellerman's Wilson Ltd. Many of the company's records were lost when the Head office in Hull was bombedin 1941, and much of interest destroyed when trading ceased. However, with much help from many individuals a lot has been accumulated for...
For more than 100 years small elegant ferries forged links across the world's straits, channels and estuaries carrying passengers to and from the European continent. Superseded by the carrying the late 1960s, they are now but a fond memory; here, though, they are brought wonderfully to life, described and depicted in more than 300 evocative photographs.
Written by William H Miller, this book is an illustrated history exploring great American passenger ships. It documents passenger ships seized in wartime, notably the giant German Vaterland, which became the Leviathan of the United States Lines, as well as many newly built passenger ships, such as Santa Rosa, Lurline, President Cleveland, Independence...
With contributions from passengers, officers and masters, both past and present, together with stunning photographs never before published, Sharon Poole and Andrew Sassoli-Walker provide a glimpse into the work that goes into a year in the life of the Cunard Fleet.
Written by Ian Collard and published by Amberley, this book provides a comprehensive illustrated history of the ships of the Blue Star Line from the company's foundation to the 21st century.
Published by the World Ship Society in 1996, this softback details the Comben Longstaff Co's history. All ships are described in detail with rich illustrations. Colour pages illustrate the ship's flags and funnels. 163 pages.