Tue, 2nd May 2017 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Hibernia')

 
  Lot 28
 
Lot 28 - LLOYD'S REGISTERS OF YACHTS<br/>one volume, 1946,...

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LLOYD'S REGISTERS OF YACHTS<br/>one volume, 1946,...

LLOYD'S REGISTERS OF YACHTS
one volume, 1946, the slim post-War supplement to the 1939 edition, no colour plates due to post-War austerity, excellent condition and very rare

Although each entry is less detailed than normal, this register, so prized by researchers, notes the wartime fate of all the yachts listed in the 1939 edition, i.e. 'sunk', 'destroyed', 'acquired by H.M. Government' etc.

Sold for £62
Estimated at £50 - £100

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


 
LLOYD'S REGISTERS OF YACHTS
one volume, 1946, the slim post-War supplement to the 1939 edition, no colour plates due to post-War austerity, excellent condition and very rare

Although each entry is less detailed than normal, this register, so prized by researchers, notes the wartime fate of all the yachts listed in the 1939 edition, i.e. 'sunk', 'destroyed', 'acquired by H.M. Government' etc.