Report relating to the Meteorological Department of the Board of Trade
Report of a Committee appointed to consider certain questions relating to the Meteorological Department of the Board of Trade
particularly relevant to meteorology at sea – the collection, publishing, etc. of data, improvements in the system of weather telegraphy, staffing, etc.
Abstract “of Returns Relating to Pilots and Pilotage in the United Kingdom”
(year ended 31st December 1893)
London, HMSO, 1894.
a very detailed annual report containing a wealth of statistical information on the pilotage service in the UK and Ireland in the late 19th century. includes bye-laws, regulations, names and ages of pilots, rates of pilotage, income received from pilotage, etc.,etc.
Blood on the Sea, American Destroyers lost in World War II
Parkin, Robert S.
New York, Sarpedon 1996
Royal National Life-boat Institution, Life-Boat Services
Royal National Life-boat Institution 1872
single sheet appeals flyer. first page relates three notable rescues in 1871, with vignette engraving. second page lists the life-boat stations and the effective services in 1871.
Norwegian Coastal Charts
A Collection of 1920’s / 30’s Norwegian Coastal Charts issued by the Norwegian Geographic Survey
11 large nautical charts, dissected and mounted on linen. measuring 120x78cm or thereabouts. some staining and some tears at the folds, but generally in good condition.
with a few vignette illustrations of lighthouses and beacons, and hand-colour features showing lights and light beam sectors.
concentrating on the northern coast, with the following identification numbers:
68, fra Steigen til Tranoy.
69, fra Tranoy til Raftsuns og Fjeldsund.
70, fra Rost til Vaeroy.
71, fra Vaeroy til Lofotodden.
72, fra Lofotodden til Ure.
73, fra Ure til Brettesnes.
77, fra Fjeldsund til Harstad og Lavangen.
79, fra Harstad og Kvaefjord til Risoysund og Senjen.
80, fra Harstad og Sjoveien til Dyroy. 81, fra Nordmjele til Andenes og Dverberg.
plus two others out of sequence, ‘230’, Tysfjorden og Ofotfjorden. ‘311’, fra Stott til Andenes.
Historia de los Naufragios – Antonio Marqués y Espejo
Marqués y Espejo, Antonio
De Repullés Madrid -4, 1803