Publication : The Motor Ship , monthly journal

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  • The Motor Ship , monthly journal, vols.28-48, 1948-1968

Administrative / Biographical History

The Motor Ship was a monthly journal for the motor shipbuilding trade. The periodical was published from  1920  by  Temple Press Ltd , London, England. Issues included articles on motor ship plans, company profiles and plans for specific ships. From 1980, the publication incorporated Marine Week.


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Permanent loan : 1986 : ACCN 0088

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