Walker Amateur Boating Club – Membership Certificate
original certificate admitting the renowned Tyneside shipbuilder Henry F. Swan to life membership of the Walker Amateur Boating Club, printed on vellum with names entered in ink and dated September 22nd 1873.
possibly dating from the formation of the club, as Henry F.Swan is also noted as being the president.
two file holes and without the club seal that is referred to as being affixed to the document.
A Sea Blue Boat, and a Sun God’s Island – Ian Brook
Adlard Coles, 1971
Voyage of Rediscovery, a cultural odyssey through Polynesia
Finney, Ben, and others
University of California Press, 1994.
a 12,000 mile voyage by a Hawiaan crew in a replica Polynesian double canoe from Hawaii to New Zaland and back, to demonstrate that their ancient ancestors could have undertaken such voyages
“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.
Model Racing Yachts
their architecture, design, construction and handling
by B.H. Priest & J.A. Lewis
Model Aeronautical Press, 
an important and elusive work on the model racing yacht.
included with the book is a very large blueprint plan for the B.H.Priest designed model yacht ‘Highlander’, and five other folding plans.
The Canoe Aurora; a cruise from the Adirondacks to the Gulf
Neidé, Dr. Chas. A.
New York, Forest and Stream Publishing Co., 1885