First edition. Paperback. No date, c.1977. Slight shelfwear, otherwise very good indeed. Codice inventario libreria
Titolo: The Alexandra Towing Company Limited: Tug ...
Casa editrice: The Alexandra Towing Company, Liverpool, 1977
Descrizione libro Pagan Smith Advertising Limited, Liverpool, England. Card Covers. Condizione libro: Very Good +. Illustrated (illustratore). No date - Circa 1977 - Pictorial card covers showing a large body of water on the front cover and a cityscape with a waterfront on the back cover. Previous owner was a Captain (presumably an employee of the company.) "The Alexandra Towing Company Limited was established in Liverpool in 1887.As recently as 1975, Alexandra Towing became the parent company of William Watkins Ltd. founded in 1833. When published, the company operates a fleet of nearly 60 tugs - at Liverpool, London, Southampton, Swansea, Port Talbot, Felixstowe and Gibraltar. The fleet's tugs and crews, in addition to assisting in the docking and undocking of some of the largest vessels afloat, have extensive experience of Continental coastal towing and working with the offshore oil industry. Tugs have been managed by the company on behalf of the British Government. Operations have extended into distant waters with vessels on service for both the company and the Admiralty being deployed world-wide. The Alexandra Towing Company has helped to pioneer many progressive changes th meet the vaying demands of the shipping industry.". Codice libro della libreria 004223