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Hardback in paper covered boards, spine pulled at top. Title written in ink on top of spine. Some fading to the spine, hand cut pages. S14.Frontispiece photo of the 'Schip', which hung in front of the Seamen's Loft in the New Kirk from 1689 to 1836. FIRST EDITION, ppxv, 88, with b&w illustrations and appendices.An interesting account of the society, with a detailed table of contents of each chapter. With the charter of 1600 in favour of the Seamen' Box, Notes on the charter of 1801 in favour of the Aberdeen Shipmaster Society, Table of Prime-gilt at Leith in 1592. With a list of presidents, boxmasters, treasurers and clerks.
Title: A Short History of the Shipmaster Society or the Seamen's Box of Aberdeen.
Categories: Scotland North-east,
Edition: 1st Edition
Publisher: William Smith & Sons, 1911.: 1911
Book Condition: Good
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 3097
Keywords: Shipmaster Society, Seamen's Box of Aberdeen, Aberdeen Shipmaster Society, Prime Gilt, Skippers, Aberdeen Harbour, Aberdeen Skipper, The Plague in Aberdeen, Scotland North-east Scotland North-east,