Volume containing two copies of a printed register relating to Netherlands herring fisheries, 1749, entitled Naamlyst der boekhouders, schepen, en stuurluiden van de haring-shepen, in't Yaar 1749, van Enchisen en de Ryp, ter haring-shepen uitgevaren (Jan von Guissen, Enkhuisen, 1749), giving details of the ships, owners and captains of the fleets of Enkhuisen and De Rijp. Added in manuscript are details of the total catch for 1749, and the catch for individual ships on various voyages.
Registers relating to the Netherlands herring fishing industry
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 96 MS 115
- Dates of Creation1749
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialDutch
- Physical Description1 volume containing 35 leaves
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The registers were printed in Enkhuisen by Jan von Guissen.
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Part of the Goldsmith's Library of Economic Literature, initially collected by Herbert Somerton Foxwell and presented by the Goldsmith's Company to the University of London in 1903.
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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements
Manuscript duodecimo. Bound in vellum cut from an eighteenth century manuscript map of the Indian Ocean.
Compiled by Sarah Smith as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project.
Conditions Governing Use
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