|Other titles||Tramp steamers, seamen and sailor town :|
|Statement||introduced and edited by Glenn Jordan|
|Contributions||Butetown History & Arts Centre|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||75 p. :|
|Number of Pages||75|
Steaming to Bamboola is Christopher Buckley's first book, an entertaining account of his time spent as a Merchant Seaman. He shipped out in at the age of 18 as a deck boy aboard a Norwegian tramp steamer and ended up circling the globe. His pay was $20 a week and he has since remarked, "I've never since worked harder physically or felt /5(30). Book Review: ‘Down the Bay’: Picture Post, Humanist Photography and Images of s Cardiff; Tramp Steamers, Seamen and Sailor Town: Jack Sullivan’s Paintings of Old Cardiff Docklands. Andrew Blaikie. European Journal of Cultural Studies 9: 4, Download : Andrew Blaikie. Tramp Steamers, Seaman and Sailor Town: Jack Sullivan's Paintings of Old Cardiff Docklands by. Book Review: ‘Down the Bay’: Picture Post, Humanist Photography and Images of s Cardiff; Tramp Steamers, Seamen and Sailor Town: Jack Sullivan’s Paintings of Old Cardiff Docklands.
The tramp steamer Congo lives up to her sinister reputation when Tod Moran defies sailor superstition to ship as a wiper. Shanghai Passage - Mutiny, mystery, and revolution on a tramp steamer bound for the China coast. The steamer William, unlike local coastal boats like the Harland, City of London, and Electra was not a regular visitor to outports and did not possess a faithful following of farmers and excursionists. She was part of a larger fleet of tramp steamers which went where there were cargos and carried anything that would pay the bills. The naval forces supporting this campaign included HMS Manica, a tramp steamer which had been rapidly converted and equipped with a 'kite balloon' to provide aerial observation for naval gunfire. One of the crew was a year-old naval reservist, Able Seaman Herbert William Hillier, in civilian life an architect and artist. Seamen WagesExtreme variations have occurred in the payment of seamen's wages, by time period, type of ship, route, and trade. However, the voyage remained the basic unit, which determined intervals of payment up to the twentieth century. Before each voyage, a seafarer signed a crew agreement that stipulated the wages for the entire journey. In different historical periods, three main types of.
A painting depicting the pier Head by Cardiff artist Jack Sullivan, an ex-constable in the docks in the early ’s. Several of his paintings of the dock area are illustrated in his book Tramp Steamers, Seamen and Sailor Town. He was apparently kept busy stopping youngsters playing in the water. Book Review: ‘Down the Bay’: Picture Post, Humanist Photography and Images of s Cardiff; Tramp Steamers, Seamen and Sailor Town: Jack Sullivan’s Paintings of Old Cardiff Docklands Blaikie, Andrew Postprint / Postprint Zeitschriftenartikel / journal article Zur Verfügung gestellt in Kooperation mit / provided in cooperation with. Tramp Steamers, Seamen & Sailor Town-Jack Sullivan’s Paintings of Old Cardiff Docklands Introduced and Edited by Glenn Jordan. Paperback £ More information > Fractured Horizon, A Landscape of Memory/ Gorwel Briwedig, Tirlun Atgof Photographs by Mathew Manning, Memories and Words by Patti Flynn. Paperback £ More information >. Not among the more successful of his books, in my opinion. This was actually the first book he wrote, but the fourth published. , Doubleday, Doran. Secret Cargo The story of Larry Matthews and his dog Sambo, forecastle mates on the tramp steamer "Creole Trader", from New Orleans to the South Seas.