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Steamers of the Thames and Medway.

Frank Burtt

Steamers of the Thames and Medway.

by Frank Burtt

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Published by Roadmaster Publishing in Chatham .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, London: Richard Tilling, 1949.

The Physical Object
Pagination192p. :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22319882M
ISBN 101871814464

Oxford and Kingston River Thames Steamers. Illustrated Guide and Time Table, May 16th to Sept. 26th, [SALTER BROS. LTD] Pictorial Map of the Thames & Medway Valleys GROSS, Alexander £ The Thames Guide Book HARRISON, A.H. £ Burrow's Guide to the Thames Valley [ANON] £ The Thames ARMSTRONG, Walter. By it was operating a fleet of 15 Deptford-built steamers, maintained from a yard at the Stowage, Deptford (a former East India Company depot), and from the end of the decade, was operating a freight business, principally importing live cattle and sheep from mainland Europe. The GSNC also operated wharves in Coldharbour Headquarters: London, England.

Recent Thames “Above Bridge” steamer by Samuda and Co. Recent “Woolwich” steamer by Westwood and Baillie. “Claughton” one of five similar steamers employed on the Liverpool – Birkenhead Ferry, by D. and W. Henderson. Heatherbell” for the lower and more exposed services towards the estuary mouth. MAYO, Earl of The Thames Valley From Cricklade to Staines. A Survey of its Existing State and some Suggestions for its Future Preservation Pictorial Map of the Thames & Medway Valleys GROSS, Alexander £ The Thames ARMSTRONG, Walter The Thames Guide Book HARRISON, A.H. £ The Thames Tunnel [PEEPSHOW] £

The Medway Queen was launched in and entered service on Thames estuary routes in May of that year. She was used as a minesweeper in WWII and is famous for her seven trips to Dunkirk in After the war she returned to her old route until From until she was a nightclub in the Isle of Wight. The book offers plenty more of Clyde interest, including pictures of the Humber steamers, the last of them the Inglis-built Lincoln Castle. As a schoolboy and student, they were my ‘local’ paddlers, for I could reach them from home for an afternoon’s crossing from Hull to .


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