……Master Shipwright’s of Portsmouth Report on Berthon’s Collapsing Life Boat
by Cradock & Wheten
London ordered, by the House of Commons, to be Printed, 29 June, 1854.
a favourable report by the Assistant Master Shipwright and Foreman of Portsmouth Dockyard on the collapsible life boat designed by the Rev. E.L. Berthon of Fareham
Dawson, Major A.J.Hodder & Stoughton. London, 1923
Major A.J. Dawson
Hodder & Stoughton. London, 1923.
a standard history of the first 100 years of the Lifeboat Service. becoming quite a scarce title
by R.M. Ballantyne
London, James Nisbet, ca.1900.
Black, MartinPeggy Bawn Press, 2011
Noel T. Methley
London, Sidgwick & Jackson, 1912.
quite a scarce early 20th century book on the lifeboat, both of the RNLI in British waters and overseas
no.337. March 1939.
72 page illustrated journal
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.
Ireland, John De CourcyDublin, The Glendale Press, 1983