MERCHANT FLEETS (26) : BRITAIN’S RAILWAY STEAMERS – SCOTTISH & IRISH COMPANIES + STENA AND MACBRAYNE.

Haws, Duncan.


£25.00




Hereford, 1st ed., 1994. Iv + 187 pp., 304 scale profile drawings. Pict. c.c., 21 x 15cm. FINE. This third book of Railway Steamers covers a further 400 Railway-owned vessels together with the allied David MacBrayne fleet. Tugs and harbour craft are also included, as well as a number of launches, some of which were no larger than the lifeboats on the QE2. In total, the author provides the maritime history of 32 companies, Scottish and Irish, etc., with technical data and career histories of the ships they owned. There are 304 profile drawings covering all but 20 of the smaller craft. FINE copy.


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