Working Boats : The Romance of the Last Days of Commercial Traffic on Britain's Canals.

By: ALSOP, Roger, and Graham DODKINS

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ALSOP, Roger, and Graham DODKINS. Working Boats : The Romance of the Last Days of Commercial Traffic on Britain's Canals. Newton Abbot : David & Charles, (1988). Pp [1]-159,(1),+ 8 pp colour plates. Text Illustrations in black-and-white. 8vo, olive green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Prelude: Old Boats – Hotel Boats. 1. Comet. 2. Barnes – And a Cargo. 3. Buckby Wharf. 4. Willow Wren. 5. Loading at Hawkesbury. 6. Boaters and Boating. 7. Life Afloat. 8. Past All the Old Places ... To Brentford. 9. 'Save Us Keep Going Up and Down.' 10. Not Going Back. Appendices. Very good in price-clipped dustjacket. 16.00

Title: Working Boats : The Romance of the Last Days of Commercial Traffic on Britain's Canals.

Author Name: ALSOP, Roger, and Graham DODKINS

Categories: 74,

Publisher: David & Charles, Newton Abbot, 1988, ISBN:071539181X:

Seller ID: 89032

Keywords: CANALS CANAL BOATS HISTORY FREIGHT WATERWAYS NAUTICAL BRITISH ENGLISH TRANSPORT TRANSPORTATION,