the hundred-year history of British Esso and its ships
by Mitchell & Sawyer
Terence Dalton, 1987.
by Greenwood & Hanks
World Ship Society, 1995.
one of the pioneers of the introduction of small wooden-hulled paddle steamers in the Irish Sea, Bristol Channel and St.George’s Channel.
Grant, KayAbelard-Schumann, 1967
by P. Mulder
details and photos of the ships of Koninklijke Nederlandsche Stoomboot Maatschappij.
British India Steam Navigation Co. African Ships & Services
by Peter C. Kohler
by Sydney D. Waters
Christchurch, Whitcombe & Tombs, 1961.
a good lively centenary history of the Shaw Savill, and the earlier Albion, shipping line and its importance to the development of New Zealand
incorporating Albion Line, Shaw Savill & Company, John Leslie, Walter Savill and his ships, Crusader Shipping Company, Aberdeen & Commonwealth Line
Spong, H.C. & Osborne, Richard H.
World Ship Society, 2011.
De Kerbrech, Richard P.
Conway Maritime Press, 1986.
the decline of a great shipping line in the post-war years.