Cook, Welton & Gemmell
Shipbuilders of Hull and Beverley 1883-1963
by Thompson, Newton, Robinson & Lofthouse
Hutton Press, 1999.
history of the Yorkshire shipbuilding yard and record of ships built over eighty years – mostly fishing vessels.
a substantial volume, well researched and extensively illustrated.
Sailing Trawlers, the story of deep-sea fishing with long line and trawl
by Edgar J. March.
David & Charles, 1981.
the standard work on the sailing trawlers of the British Isles, illustrated with nearly 200 photos plus many scale plans and drawings
Steam Trawler ‘North Breeze’ – Bill of Sale
standard bill of sale form (Form no.10) recording the 1881 sale of two shares in the steam trawler ‘North Breeze’ to William Carnie of Aberdeen. dated 15th April 1892.
the ‘North Breeze’ was built at Aberdeen in 1891 by Hall Russell & Co. and was a single screw steel-hulled, schooner rigged steam trawler.
this original bill of sale measures 50x40cm and is in very good undamaged condition.