• The first book of the series with colour photographs. It covers the River Deben, from its dangerous entrance bar at Felixstowe Ferry, up past Ramsholt and Waldringfield to Woodbridge and beyond, above Wilford Bridge to Ufford.
  • Those who love the rivers of Eastern England will be enchanted by the anecdotes that unfold in this colourful amusing book.
  • A series of coastal passages from Blakeney to St Katherine's Dock, London in a 22ft Great Yarmouth shrimper. Visiting and meeting people at most of the ports and rivers on the way. A well-told tale of East Coast sailing.
  • The people, boats and places around the coast of the British Isles have a rich and diverse history. No two places are the same, but they all follow a pattern. The working lives of people and the boats they used are covered in this book.
  • An acclaimed review of the fishing luggers of Cornwall and the trading schooners and ketches of the west of England. A brief history is given of the beach landing of Cornwall and Devon. Luggers racing at Looe, and the last of the north Devon trading vessels.
  • 'The Cambria Story' is written in conjunction with the Cambria Trust. When the 91ft sailing barge Cambria was launched in 1906 she was one of over two thousand barges trading from the East Coast ports, but she became the very last one trading under sail.
  • This book is based on five generations of the same family and how they have found a main crop or diversification to keep them in business, The opening chapter deals with the Second World War and memories of life in a coastal village which was sometimes under attack.
  • This book, is in the same style as the very popular Woodbridge to the Coast but larger. It covers the Suffolk estuaries, villages and towns on the rivers or near the coast.
  • This book focuses on the history of the town of Woodbridge and the surrounding countryside and coastal areas of Suffolk. It begins with the discoveries at Sutton Hoo, and a glimpse of the Anglo-Saxon world, then progresses on to the growth of Woodbridge as a country town from its early days around the Market Hill. It moves on to take in Snape, Aldeburgh, Orford, down the coast to Shingle Street and Bawdsey and just crosses over to the Felixstowe peninsular.
  • Starting in the 1950s with Robert Simper's early sailing on the River Deben. Crewing on some of the last Thames sailing barges working under sail. Gaff boats on the East Coast. Short trips on skipjacks on Chesapeake Bay. Barefoot sailing down the Caribbean Islands. Visits to the dhow harbours and back to sailing luggers on the East Coast.
  • The mighty tidal River Thames from Gravesend up to Teddington Lock. Photographs of the sailing barges, and lighters that worked from the great dockland system. A glimpse of the world's largest docking that has now largely been swept away.
  • Barge traffic to Ipswich Dock and the creeks along the two rivers. Also Harwich shipping and gun punts at Manningtree. Informative captions, as in all this series, bring the photographs to life.

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