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Index for
The life and death of the merchant sailing ship 1815-1965

by
Basil Greenhill

London : H.M.S.O. [1980]
© Crown Copyright . Reproduced 2001 with permission of the publisher

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Aberdeen, 3, 39, 40 

Acacia, 36 

Afon Alaw, 41 

Afon Cefni, 41 

A. G. Ropes, 34 

A. J. Fuller, 36 

Alden Besse, 23 

American Civil War, 23, 33, 34, 35, 37 

Archibald McMillan, 25, 26 

Archibald Russell, 44, 45 

Ariel, 32 

Asta, 29 

auxiliary semidiesels, 55 



Bale, Richard, 10 

Barry, 44 

Bath, Me., 23, 38 

Beethoven, 45 

Bertha L. Downs, 38 

Bessemer, 41 

Boer War, 45 

Bradford E. Jones, 50 

Bristol, 11, 14, 16, 17, 18, 29, 40 

British Shipping, 32 



Charles W. Morgan, 19 

Civility, 10, 37, 54 

Clara, 14 

Colleen, 36 

Companies Act, 22 

Conrad, Joseph, 45 

Cotehele, 56 

Countess of Bective, 6 

Crescent, 36 

Crimean War, 22, 23, 24, 53 

Cutty Sark, 32 



donkey engine, diesel, 49 

donkey engine, steam, 28, 39, 44, 46

Donola, 32 

Driver, 17 



Eglinton, Edmund, 58 

electric telegraph, 24 

Ellis, William, 13, 14 

Emma, 21 

Erikson, Gustaf, 53 

E. R. Sterling, 47 



Favell, 40 

Francis L. Taussig, 50 

Frau Minna Petersen, 35 

Frederick P. Elkin, 53 



Gestiana, 48 

goelette, 57 

Grace Harwar, 40 

Great Britain, 18, 30 


Inca, 39 

Indian ocean brig, 55 



Jane Banks, 34 

Jesse Murdock, 23 

John Pritchard, 37 



Kristina, 59 



La Mouette, 57 

Lawhill, 49, 50, 53 

Levick, Edwin, 26 

Liberty, 6, 7 

Lizzie Trenberth, 25, 26 

Looe, 16 

Lundquist, Hugo and Arthur, 53 



Margaret Jones, 44 

Mary, 6, 7 

Mary Ann Peters, 11, 12 

Mary Dugdale, 6 

Mary E. Lynch, 37

Mary H Diebold, 51 

Maryport, 29 

Massachusetts, 9 

Merchant Shipping Acts, 10, 12, 14, 18, 20, 24 

Mitchelgrove, 21 

Montrosa, 31 

Moshulu, 45 

Mozart, 45, 46 



Napier's yard, 3 

Napoleonic Wars, 12, 14, 19 

Navigation Act, 22 

New Bedford Harbour, 9 

Nigger of the Narcissus, The, 45 



Ocean Queen, 36 



Pacific Steam Navigation Co., 32 

Padua, 52 

Pamir, 53 

Passat, 53 

"Patent" windlass, 28 

Pommern, 53 

Providence, 58 

Porth Gaverne, 15 

Portishead, 29 

P. T. Harris, 48 



Reliant, 32 

Rendova, 45 

roller reefing, 37, 57 



Sela, 26 

Serica, 32 

Shamrock, 56, 57 

Siemens, 41 

Sigyn, 33 

Sir Lancelot, 32 

slattoppare, 48 

"Sound dues", 24 

South West India Dock, 42-43

SpanishAmerican War  

Stephens & Son, Alex,  

Stephens, Edward, 55 

Stephens, John, 4 

Suez Canal, 3, 33, 34 

Sunlight, 45 

Superb, 13, 14, 16, 19 

Svea, 51 

Sverre, 54 

Swansea, 6, 7, 8, 14, 18 



Taeping, 32 

Telegraph, 15 

"tern schooner", 39, 48, 51 

Thermopylae, 32 

Thornton, R. H., 32 

Times, 36 

triple expansion engines 39, 40, 44, 51 



Victoria, 16, 26 

Villiers, Alan, 46 

Virginia railway, 48 



War of 1812, 19

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