Creeks, Craft & Cargoes

ISBN:978 1 904474 52 4
First Published:01 March 2005
Authors:Michael Langley
Dimensions:240 x 174 mm
Book Info:

160 Pages
200 Photographs
Other details of local history



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The Solent area once had many navigable inlets and creeks that were once visited by commercial vessels. These are extensively illustrated, along with the better known wharves and docks. They are shown throughout the photographic era, those on the Isle of Wight being particularly appealing.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Langstone Train Ferry Dock14
Langstone, Hayling Island Rail Bridge15
Portsmouth Harbour Dockyard Line20
Portsmouth Harbour Sealink operations36-40
Lymington Pier79,81
Yarmouth IOW Tow Boats85,87
Yarmouth IOW Pier92-94
Medina Wharf145-146
Newport IOW156
Fishbourne IOW176-180
St.Helens Quay IOW191-192
Ryde Pier181187

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