Title: Irish Passenger Steamship Services. 1st UK 2 vols in dj.
Publisher:  David & Charles, 1969,
Seller ID: 38848
McNEILL, D.B. Irish Passenger Steamship Services. In Two Volumes. Volume I:North of Ireland. Volume II: South of Ireland. Newton Abbot: David & Charl es, (1969/1971). First Editions. Pp 232, frontis., incl. plates; 240, frontis., incl. plates. 8vo, olive green cloth. Vol. I.: "All the passenger steamship services associated with the North of Ireland over the last 150 yearsare here included. The thirty cross-channel routes from the days of Rob Ro y in 1818 to today's Lion and Ulster Prince are fully described; and there are chapters on the inshore steamers which plied on Belfast Lough and otherestuaries of the North, and on the small vessels once stationed on Lough E rne, Lough Gill and Lough Neagh." -from the dj. Vol. II : "[...] and a description of the longer routes which operated from Irish ports to London, theSouth Coast of England and the Western Seaboard of North America.[ ...] a brief account of the forty cross-channel routes from the South of Ireland and has chapters on the small craft which operated in Cork Harbour and the other estuaries around the coast. The river steamers which used to ply on the Boyne, the Shannon and Lough Corrib are also included." - from the dj. With fleet lists. Vg in rubbed, spine-sunned djs. For the set 225.00