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.
36 Views of Sydney, descriptive and illustrative. with panorama
N.S.W. Bookstall Co., ca.1905.
includes quite a few of the harbour and its shipping
A Compleat Theory of the Construction and Properties of Vessels, with practical conclusions for the management of ships,made easy to navigators – Leonhard Euler
London, printed for P.Elmsley, 1776
A Dictionary, Theoretical, and Historical, of Commerce and Commercial Navigation – J R McCulloch
London, printed for Longman, Brown, Green…., 1845
A Historical Survey of the Boiler Makers’ and Iron and Steel Ship Builders Society
from August 1834 to August 1904. with a brief sketch of the life and work of its leading officials; comparisons between boilermaking, shipbuilding, and bridgebuilding in the early days of its history and in modern times; and interesting arbitration awards and agreements
A Maritime History of Bath, Maine, and the Kennebec River Region – William Avery Baker
Baker, William Avery
Bath, Maine, 1973