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The Wavertree

George Spiers

The Wavertree

being an account of an ocean wanderer and particularly of a voyage around the Horn in 1907-1908, from the narrative of Captain George Spiers.

by George Spiers

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Published by South Street Seaport in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wavertree (Ship)

  • Edition Notes

    On spine: The Wavertree: an ocean wanderer.

    StatementWith a foreword by Alan Villiers.
    ContributionsSouth Street Seaport Museum.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG540 .S67
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 134 p.
    Number of Pages134
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5632794M
    LC Control Number68058967

    Get this from a library! The Wavertree; being an account of an ocean wanderer and particularly of a voyage around the Horn in , from the narrative of Captain George Spiers.. [George Spiers; South Street Seaport Museum (New York, N.Y.)]. Wavertree set to work, carrying freight such as wheat, guano, nitrate, kerosene, lumber, and coal from one end of the earth to the other. In she was in Chile when an able-bodied seaman named George Spiers signed aboard. He would keep a diary. The vessel soon sailed for Astoria, arriving at the mouth of the Columbia in November.

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The Wavertree: being an account of an ocean wanderer and particularly of a voyage around the Horn in Hardcover – January 1, by SPIERS George (Author)Author: SPIERS George.

The Wavertree an Ocean Wanderer Paperback – January 1, by Captain A. George with Foreword By Alan Villiers Spiers (Author), Mark Richard Myers (Illustrator) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Captain A. George with Foreword By Alan Villiers Spiers. TRUE ADENTURE.

Foreword by Alan Villiers. "The WAVERTREE is one of the last of the square-rigged sailing ships that traded to New York.

Built in and dismasted twenty-five years later off Cape Horn, the WAVERTREE survived the ensuing decades as a storeship and later a sand barge in South America. She is now a museum ship. View our Images of Old Wavertree (click on any of the thumbnails below, or the area names listed under 'Wavertree Past' above) or Read our Book Discovering Historic Wavertree.

You will find most of the images, with detailed captions, in our Book Wavertree (Images of England). Wavertree Playground, also known locally as The Mystery was one of the first purpose-built public playgrounds in the United Kingdom.

In Maya stately home called "The Grange" was demolished The Wavertree book it looked inevitable that the estate it was based within would used as building for the increasing suburbs of Liverpool. In the preface to ''Wavertree: An Ocean Wanderer'' by A.

Spiers, he writes, gallantly, that even when she was a sand barge in Argentina, people still referred to her as el gran velero - ''the great sailing ship.'' That she was a great sailing ship, and that she somehow survived.

The Wavertree board of health considered demolishing it in but it was reprieved and became a listed building in The Smallest House Not far from the lock-up is a public house known as the Cock and Bottle, next door to the pub is what was originally, Englands smallest house, number 95 High Street, Wavertree, Liverpool Inspired by the quirky, minimalist styling of mid-century design, our teardrop bentwood shelves add artistic architecture to any space.

Made in Maine. Vintage furniture, Modern home decor, Minimalist home, Scandinavian design, Danish Modern, Maine Made. Wavertree Wavertree was a settlement in Domesday Book, in the hundred of [West] Derby and the county of Cheshire.

It had no recorded population (sometimes the case for large towns, as well as abandoned settlements). Tenant-in-chief in Roger of Poitou. Hardcover. ,Very thick 8vo,Bound in half leather over 'pebbled' cloth boards,This is an oversized, very heavy, book and extra postage will be required.

Please enquire as to shipping costs and options before ordering. Details of the book Wavertree (Images of England series) compiled by Mike Chitty and David Farmer and published by Tempus in July The Domesday Book reference is "Leving held Wauretreu.

There are 2 carucates of land. It was worth 64 pence". Wavertree was part of the parish of Childwall in the West Derby hundred. Wavertree also boasts a village lock-up, commonly known as The Roundhouse, despite being octagonal in olitan borough: Liverpool.

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NY: South Street Seaport. Very Good- with no dust jacket. First Edition. Hardcover. Very minor wear and soil on the sound binding.

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You can read SSSM President Jonathan Boulware’s report on the restoration of Wavertree in pages 22–23 of Sea HistorySummer The story of the search for Wavertree and the journey to bring her to South Street Seaport Museum is told by SSSM founders Peter and Norma Stanford in their book A Dream of Tall Ships.

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