China Sea Pilot. Vol. III. Comprising the Coasts of China and Manchuria from Fokai Point to the Oryoku Ko; the Northern Coast of Luzon; Formosa; and the Western Coast of Korea. First Edition, 1937

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(PILOT). China Sea Pilot. Vol. III. Comprising the Coasts of China and Manchuria from Fokai Point to the Oryoku Ko; the Northern Coast of Luzon; Formosa; and the Western Coast of Korea. First Edition, 1937. All Bearings Are True. London : Published for the Hydrographic Department, Admiralty, by HisMajesty's Stationery Office, 1938. Pp (4),iii-xi,(1),xii-xxxi,[1]-652,+ fo lding map + numerous plates of views. 8vo, grey cloth, black lettering to front board and spine.

Laid in is : Supplement No. 7 - 1950. Relating to the China Sea Pilot, Vol. III. London : 1950. Pp [1]-80. 8vo, cream stapled wrappers; and Summary of Admiralty Notices to Mariners Issued during 1950, 1951 & 1952. Relating to the China Sea Pilot, Vol. III. London : 1951. Pp 11-10. 8vo, cream stapled wrappers.

Contents :
Introductory.

I. General information: China and Manchuria, Formosa, and Korea—Winds and weather.—Ice.—Currents.— Tides—Tidal streams.—Signals.—General system of buoyage, etc.—W/T stations—Coal and fuel oil.—Docks and repairs.—British Consular Officers.—Standard time.—National regulations.—Cautions.—General directions.

II. Fokai point to Amoy, including rort swatow and Amoy harbour.

III. Amoy to the Min kiang, including Hai tan strait

IV. Formosa strait. —Pescadores islands.— North coast of Luzon.—Luzon strait.—Formosa.

V. Ragged point to Nimrod sound.

VI. Chusan archipelago and southern approaches to the Yangtze kiang.—Yung river and Hanchow bay.

VII. The approach and estuary of the Yangtze kiang.—The Whangpoo and Shanghai harbour,

VIII. Tung hai and Hwang hai.—The coast of China from the Yangtze kiang to Chefoo.

IX. Pohai strait.—Gulf of Pohai.—Gulf of Liaotung.

X. The eastern side of Hwang hai or Yellow sea.—Quelpartisland. The west coast of Korea, from Kainan kaku to Chemulpho.

XI. The eastern side of Hwang hai or Yellow sea.—The west coast of Korea, from the Kan ko to the Oryuku ko.

XII. The northern side of Hwang hai or Yellow sea.—From the Oryuku ko to Ryojun ko.

Appendix I. List of Ports available for under-water repairs; particulars of dry docks.

Appendix Il. List ot Principal Ports, showing particulars of depths, etc.

Appendix III. Meteorological and Rainfall tables. Appendix

IV. List of spots suitable for magnetic observations.

Appendix V.Anchorages between Fokai point and Shanghai, where shelter can be obtained by vessels of moderate draught during the north-east monsoon.

Covers soiled, tears along outer hinges, binding shaky, else good. Supplements clean and crisp. The lot for 145.00

Title: China Sea Pilot. Vol. III. Comprising the Coasts of China and Manchuria from Fokai Point to the Oryoku Ko; the Northern Coast of Luzon; Formosa; and the Western Coast of Korea. First Edition, 1937

Author Name: PILOT)

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Hydrographic Department, Admiralty, London, 1938,: 1938

Seller ID: 99282

Keywords: NAUTICAL PILOT PILOTING NAVIGATION CHINA LUZON FORMOSA KOREA MANCHURIA KOREAN CHINESE,