“Royal Mail”, a centenary history of the Royal Mail Line 1839-1939
Trade and Travel Publications, 
“Vales” of Glasgow – Andrew Crawford & Co. Ltd. 1895-1955
Glasgow, published by the company, 1955
a scarce sixty year history of the Glasgow shipowning company
‘Clyde Steamers’, magazine of the Clyde River Steamer Club
Glasgow, Clyde River Steamer Club, 1965-2015.
a fine long run of the magazine from issue 1 (1965) to issue 51 (2015), but please note that issues one and two are supplied in photo-copy form.
also bound into the second hardback volume are the following Clyde River Steamer Club publications – ‘Columba Centenary’, 1978. ‘Golden Jubilee 1932-1982’, ‘The Craigendoran Story’, 1983. ‘The Thirties, a personal recollection’, 1987.
‘Gathering of the Clans’, history of the Clan Line Steamers Ltd.
Shield Publications, 1988.
1894 manuscript letter from David Cairns, ship owner of Leith
single sheet letter on attractive headed paper, from David Cairns to Edinburgh solicitors Thomson, Duncan & Black, in which he requests further payment for duties as an expert witness, and advises that he will try and avoid such duties in the future as they are not worth the payment.