“Queen of Scots” rail, steamer and coach tour…..May 1977
5 page itinerary with photo cover sheet for a charter tour by the Wirral Railway Circle.
the tour includes a cruise on the T.S. Queen Mary during her final year of service
“Rob Roy” on the Jordan, Nile, Red Sea & Gennesareth, etc
a canoe cruise in Palestine and Egypt, and the waters of Damascus
by John MacGregor
John Murray, 1870.
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.
Address to the Institution of Civil Engineers [photo-copy]
by Sir William H. White
a photo-copy of the 169 page address given by Sir William White on taking over as President of the Institution of Civil Engineers.
bound in card covers.
contains a vast amount of useful information on shipbuilding, warship design, naval architecture, etc. in the later 19th century.
American Connection to the sinking of HMS Dasher
by John & Noreen Steele
published by the authors, 2010.
continuing from the authors’ earlier books on the suppressed story of the loss by explosion of the converted aircraft carrier “HMS Dasher” in the Firth of Clyde in March 1943, with the loss of 376 lives.