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Record #192591:

"A perilous situation": Whitehaven-built ships in the northern whale fishery / Rob David.

Title: "A perilous situation": Whitehaven-built ships in the northern whale fishery / Rob David.
Author(s): David, Rob.
Date: 2010.
Abstract: Examines history of Whitehaven-built ships that became part of Britain's whaling fleet from 1780s, and demonstrates that larger ships were so well-constructed that they worked successfully for many years in extremely difficult sea conditions.
Notes:

Offprint: Transactions of the Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society. Vol. 10 :197-216.

Keywords: 629.124.722 -- Whaling vessels.
629.128 -- Shipbuilding and repairs.
639.245.1 -- Whaling industry: British.
711.42(2) -- Settlements and stations, specific: Whitehaven.
93"17" -- Eighteenth century.
93"18" -- Nineteenth century.
V -- History.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(410) -- Great Britain.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-PAM: 639.245.1 : (*3)[British]
SPRI record no.: 192591

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