Merchant sailing ships, 1775-1815: their design and construction

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Published and distributed in the United States by Naval Institute Press, 1980 - Technology & Engineering - 218 pages
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Contents

INVENTION AND TRADE 17751815
5
The British Navigation Laws
11
SQUARE RIG AND FOREANDAFT 17751793
19
s Sails and Rigging in Three Masted Vessels
39
Shipbuilding at Whitby and the NorthEast Coast
47
Appraisal of Merchant Ship Design
57
Tvv M as fed Square Rigged Vessels
72
Schooners
82
Brigs and Brigantines
133
BR l iS C M PARED
147
ThreeMasted St HXnERs
156
Si NGLFVMaSTED CRAFT
163
EAST 1NDIAMEN
171
Design Appraisal of East Indiamen
178
Tin Regular Ship Farqvharsos
185
Passages in the Farqiwarson
194

Shallops
84
References
93
West Indiamen f 330 Tons
99
Shipbl ildlrs in i ml northof england
122
Later Life of an Indiaman
201
Index
207
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