Taikoo Dockyard & Engineering Co Construction agreement for new ships 394/5

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Loose papers relating to the construction of new ships no. 386, 394 and 395. Papers include agreements between Taikoo Dockard and Straits Steamship Company; plans, drawings and specificatons; details of commissioned ships; agreements between Taikoo Dockyard and Thoreson & Company (agents for Bruusgaard Kiosterud Skissaksjeselskap), hull specifications, machinery specifications, electric specifications, schedule of prices


Papers are organised in two bundles. One set of papers refers to ship no. 386, the other to ships 394 and 395

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