The Trident [Magazine] Incorporating Blue Peter - Magazine of the Sea, April [Apr.], 1953, Vol. 15, No. 168 - Cutty Sark Cover Photo


44 pages. Features: Exploring the Oceans - article exploring the scope of oceanography up to the present - includes maps and photos, including photo of a Coelacanth caught on December 20, 1952; Strange Harbour; The "Cutty Sark" - Last of a Glorious Era; Revolt on the Clyde - Resistance to British Railways' plan to add four pleasure steamers to their Firth of Clyde passenger services - the Maids of Ashton, Argyll, Skelmorlie and Cumbrae; Line Squall; Boom in Morocco - sardines have become big business here since the war - article with interesting photos; Loss of the "Hannington Court" in 1941 - article with photo; A Naval Centenary; Excellent photo of the P. & O. passenger liner "Arcadia" under construction; and more. One-page ad for John Brown and Company presents the M.V. Ruahine, built for the New Zealand Shipping Co. Ltd. at Clydebank; Numerous additional excellent illustrated ads. Unmarked with average wear. A sound vintage copy.

Title: The Trident [Magazine] Incorporating Blue Peter - Magazine of the Sea, April [Apr.], 1953, Vol. 15, No. 168 - Cutty Sark Cover Photo

Author Name: Richey, M.W.; Villiers, Alan; Kemble, Oliver; Garnett, Lee; Butler, Reg; Weifhtman, A.E.; Hampshire, A. Cecil

Categories: Science & Technology, Magazine Back Issues, Nautical,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, The Trident: 1953

Binding: Single Issue Magazine

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 653H5119

Keywords: Cutty Sark, M.V. Ruahine, John Brown and Company, New Zealand Shipping Co. Ltd., M.V. Rangitane, T.S.S. Uganda, Sun Tugs, W.H.J. Alexander Ltd., Harland and Wolff, S.S. Kenya, H.M.S. Challenger, Albatross - Swedish Research Vessel, oceanography, Coelacanth, Firth of Clyde - passenger services, Maids of Ashton, Argyll, Skelmorlie, Cumbrae, Line Squall; Morocco - sardine fishing, Hannington Court, P. & O. "Arcadia", John Brown and Company, M.V. Ruahine, New Zealand Shipping Co. Ltd., Clydebank,