The sail & steam Navy list : all the ships of the Royal Navy, 1815-1889 / David Lyon & Rif Winfield ; illustrated from the collections of the National Maritime Museum, London.

Other titles
  • Sail and steam Navy list
  • London : Chatham 2004
Physical description
352 pages : illustrations, plans ; 30 cm
  • 1861760329
  • 9781861760326
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 11-12) and index.
  • Introduction: The administrative, political and international background / by Andrew Lambert -- Survey of technical developments -- Vessels in service or launched at 22 June 1815 -- pt. 1. 1815 to 1863 (the eras of Seppings, Symonds, Walker & Watts): Sailing ships added to the Royal Navy after 22 June 1815 -- Paddle steamers (wooden) -- Paddle steamers (iron) -- Screw steamers (wooden) to 1863 -- Screw steamers (iron) -- pt. 2. 1863 to 1889 (the eras of Reed, Barnaby & White): Ironclads -- Cruising vessels (iron- and steel-hulled), frigates, corvettes and smaller cruisers from 1863 -- Cruising vessels and auxiliaries (wooden- and composite-hulled) -- Torpedo craft -- Postscript: The fleet list of 1 January 1889 -- The 1889 Naval Defense Act -- Appendices: a. Warships built in the UK for export, c1840-1889 -- b. Harbour craft (from 1864) -- c. Coastguard vessels.
Related item
  • Bibliography
  • Illustrated
  • Registers (Lists)
  • text
  • English
Related Internet Resources

Summary holdings does not include live availability details. Select a library name for the full Holdings display.

Location of copy Shelfmark Online location Holdings Notes
University of Bristol Libraries Index to vessels mentioned in this resource Online location
University of Bristol Libraries: Arts & Social Sciences Library Oversize VA456 LYO 7 day loan: vacation loan
British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms LC.31.b.3795
British Library: Lending Collection m04/24050
British Museum Library: Anthropology Library osKVC [LYO-]
The London Library: London Library H. Naval Hist., 4to.
National Library of Scotland: General Reading Room, Edinburgh (stored offsite) HB6.218.2.32
University of Oxford Libraries: All Souls College Library: Stack 1st floor Nav.Hist.B.167[o/s]
University of Oxford Libraries: Bodleian Library