World Ship Society, 1997.
a comprehensive history of the coastal tramp ship owners of Liverpool and the Mersey.
344 pages. well illustrated.
ISBN 1901703444 .
fine condition hardback in the dust-jacket.
Coombs, William H.London, J.D.Potter, 1925
by Laurence Dunn
Adlard Coles, 1956.
a good, concise history of the development of the oil tanker, with illustrations and details of over 200 vessels
Oxford University Press, 1976
Alderton, Patrick M.Thomas Reed, 1973