West Highland Steamers

By: DUCKWORTH, C.L.D. and G.E. LANGMUIR LANGMUIR, G.E.

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DUCKWORTH, C.L.D. and G.E. LANGMUIR. West Highland Steamers. London : Richard Tilling, 106 Great Dover Street, 1935. First Edition. Pp (8),[9]-239,(9) + colour frontispiece + 27 plates with b&w photos. 8vo (127 x 189 mm), red cloth, with gilt lettering to front & spine.

Christian Leslie Dyce Duckworth, M.Inst.C.E., A.M.I.N.A. (b. November 19, 1891 - d. June 18, 1953).

Graham Easton Langmuir, M.A., LL.B.

A comprehensive description of the ninety-five steamships of the Hutcheson / MacBrayne company.

Preface dated March 7, 1935.

1. Ownership of the Hutchinson / MacBrayne Steamers.
2. The Hutchinson / MacBrayne Fleet, 1851-1935.
3. General notes on the Hutchinson / MacBrayne Steamers.
With fleet list.
With index.

Frontispiece of the P.S. Columba.

Plates :
P.S. Glengarry built 1844 (opp. p. 19).
P.S. Mounaineer I built 1852 (opp. p. 25).
P.S. Glencoe built 1846 (opp. p. 33).
S.S. Clydesdale I built 1862 (opp. p. 43).
P.S. Iona III built 1864 (opp. p. 45).
P.S. Chevalier II built 1866 (opp. p. 49).
P.S. Gondolier built 1866 (opp. p. 53).
T.S.S. Linnet built 1866 (opp. p. 55).
S.S. Lochawe built 1876 (opp. p. 61).
S.S. Claymore built 1881 (opp. p. 75).
S.S. Claymore's main waste steam top (opp. p. 81).
S.S. Cavalier built 1883 (opp. p. 84).
P.S. Grenadier built 1885 (opp. p. 85).
P.S. Lochness I built 1853 (opp. p. 89).
S.S. Mabel built 1888 (opp. p. 101).
P.S. Fusilier built 1888 (opp. p. 103).
P.S. Gael built 1867 (opp. p. 117).
S.S. Plover II built 1904 (opp. p. 141).
S.S. Loch Aline ex Plover II (opp. p. 141).
S.S. Brenda built 1904 (opp. p. 145).
P.S. Pioneer II built 1905 (opp. p. 147).
S.S. Chieftain built 1907 (opp. p. 155).
P.S. Mounaineer III built 1910 (opp. p. 165).
S.S. Lochiel III 1906 (opp. p. 171, though saying 161 on the corner of the plate itself).
T.S.S. Lochness III built 1929 (opp. p. 175).
T.S.M.V. Lochmor built 1930 (opp. p. 183).
T.S.M.V. Lochfyne built 1931 (opp. p. 187).
T.S.M.V. Lochnevis built 1934 (opp. p. 193).

Some browning to top edge, faint edge-spotting, else very good. 50.00

Title: West Highland Steamers

Author Name: DUCKWORTH, C.L.D. and G.E. LANGMUIR LANGMUIR, G.E.

Categories: 67,

Publisher: Richard Tilling, London, 1935,:

Seller ID: 74271

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