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Image for Bawtry and the Idle River Trade

Bawtry and the Idle River Trade

By: Holland, Derek

Price: £7.00

Publisher: UK, Doncaster M.B.C. Education Department, 1976

Edition: 1st


15pp, a Museums and Arts Service Publication Number 31. A few light marks to covers. View more info

Image for Broadland Tom: The Trials of a Norfolk Water Bailiff 1952-76

Broadland Tom: The Trials of a Norfolk Water Bailiff 1952-76

By: Cable, Tom

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, George R Reeve Ltd, 1992

Edition: Reprint


256pp; illus. Light wear to covers. View more info

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Canals in Derbyshire: A Bibliography

By: Gould, Robert

Price: £7.00

Publisher: UK, Derbyshire Library Service, 1979

Edition: 1st


21 typed pages staple-bound in card covers. A few marks to covers. View more info

Countryman on the Broads

By: READY Oliver G.

Price: £32.00

Publisher: UK, MacGibbon & Kee, 1967

Edition: Revised Edition.First Published 1910


'In 1910 the author published 'Life and Sport on the Norfolk Broads,' which was inspired by his boyhood and youth on Hickling Broad. This volume is a selection from that work'. Edited by John Gerard O'Leary with an introduction by Ian Niall. 158pp. View more info

Maidens' Trip

By: Smith Emma

Price: £90.00

Publisher: UK, Putnam & Company Ltd., 1948

Edition: 1st


[iv] 208pp; fore-edges a bit foxed, red cloth boards bumped at lower corners, binding a bit askew. Pictorial dustjacket has some browning to spine and rear and light wear to edges. Post-war classic describing the author's life as a working canal boatman in the last 3 years of WWII. Three girls go boating during the war, carring cargo on England's canals as part of the Ministry of War Transport scheme. Part fact, part fiction.This copy is accompanied by two holograph let... View more info

Memories of the Sheffield & South Yorkshire Navigation

By: Taylor Mike

Price: £4.00

Publisher: UK, Yorkshire Waterways Pub., 1988

Edition: 1st


48pp; illus. View more info

Souvenir of the Panama Canal

By: Maduro, I. L.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Panama, I.L. Maduro's Souvenir Store, 1930

Edition: 1st


32pp. Light wear/rubbing to covers and spine and a touch of soiling to page edges. Rusting to staples. Undated circa 1930s. View more info

Image for The Collapse of the Dale Dyke Dam 1864

The Collapse of the Dale Dyke Dam 1864

By: Amey, Geoffrey

Price: £7.00

Publisher: UK, Cassell & Company Ltd, 1974

Edition: 1st


212pp, illustrated. Age tanning to flaps of dustjacket and slight fading to spine. View more info

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The Observer's Book of Canals

By: Gagg, John

Price: £8.00

Publisher: UK, Frederick Warne, 1982

Edition: 1st


192pp; slightly sunned spine. View more info

Walls Across the Valley: The Building of the Howden and Derwent Dams

By: Robinson, Brian

Price: £32.00

Publisher: UK, Scarthin Books, 1993

Edition: 1st


'The construction, in the upper reaches of the Derwent Valley, of the Howden, Derwent and ladybower dams, was one of the great engineering feats of the 20th century...Archive photographs from the former Derwent Valley Water Board record every stage of the construction and the unexpected problems that set work back for several years. These are supplemented by a rich selection of family photographs. Original engineering drawings are reproduced as well, making this the most... View more info

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Windmills in Suffolk: A Contemporary Survey

By: Dolman, Peter C. J.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: UK, Suffolk Mills Group, 1978

Edition: 1st


56pp illustrated. Slight browning to covers. Remains of prevoius owner's address label on front cover. View more info