designing, building and sailing shoal draught cruising yachts….with a cruise or two in both blue and sandy waters
by Maurice Griffiths
Peter Davies, 1937.
includes a cruise from Oban to the Hebrides in the 35′ gaff-rigged ketch “Rawanah”.
1st edition. 201 pages. photos & plans.
very nice condition hardback in the original brown cloth binding.
by Alistair Deayton
Amberley Publishing, 2013.
a fine photographic record of the piers and steamers of Argyll
by John Simpson
Govan Fair Association, 1987
largely pictorial, illustrating and describing Govan built ships, with introductory text on the shipyards and docks of the area
by John F. Gibson
Liverpool, Henry Young & Sons, 1953.
an excellent company history, being a detailed study of the Whitehaven and Liverpool shipbuilding and shipping company.
volume one deals with the sailing ship era, volume two, the steamship era.
by D.B. McNeill
David & Charles, 1969-71.
volume one covers the north of Ireland, and volume 2, the south.
the standard work on the history of passenger steamship services around Ireland