Advantages of Inland Navigation
or, some observations offered to the public, to shew that an Inland Navigation may be easily effected between the three great ports of Bristol, Liverpool, and Hull; together with a Plan for executing the same
London, printed for R. Baldwin, 1766
Alaska Steam, a pictorial history of the Alaska Steamship Company
by Lucile McDonald
Alaska Geographic, 1984.
Bell’s Comet, how a paddle steamer changed the course of history
by P.J.G. Ransom
Amberley Publishing, 2012.
an excellent modern study of Henry Bell and his steamship ‘Comet’, and their influence on the early development of steam at sea
Bill to make provision for the transfer to the private sector of the Scottish Transport Group
other than its shipping operations; for the transfer of its shipping operations to the Secretary of State; to provide for the dissolution of the Group; and for connected purposes…
London, HMSO, 1988.
Birds of the Sea – 150 years of the General Steam Navigation Company
by Nick Robins
Bernard McCall, 2007.
a fine history in word and pictures of the coastal trading and passenger ships of the General Steam Navigation Company