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Time & Tide - The History of the Harwich Haven Authority

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Today the estuary of the Orwell and Stour rivers is one of Europe's most important havens - the berth for 10000 yachts and for the freight and passenger services of the Harwich International Port and Felixstowe, the greatest container port in the UK. Yet 150 years ago the estuary was on the verge of silting up and its strategic and commercial advantages lost while squabbling bodies debated what to do and failed to muster the resources equal to the task. 'Time & Tide' explains the haven's historical significance, charts how it was rescued by the Harwich Haven Authority and examines the Authority's role as its conservancy and pilotage custodian today.

First edition of hardback book in very good condition

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Author(s):
Steward, Graham
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0957696604
ISBN-13:
9780957696600
Publisher:
Wild ReSearch
Title:
Time & Tide - The History of the Harwich Haven Authority

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Today the estuary of the Orwell and Stour rivers is one of Europe's most important havens - the berth for 10000 yachts and for the freight and passenger services of the Harwich International Port and Felixstowe, the greatest container port in the UK. Yet 150 years ago the estuary was on the verge of silting up and its strategic and commercial advantages lost while squabbling bodies debated what to do and failed to muster the resources equal to the task. 'Time & Tide' explains the haven's historical significance, charts how it was rescued by the Harwich Haven Authority and examines the Authority's role as its conservancy and pilotage custodian today.

First edition of hardback book in very good condition

Author(s):
Steward, Graham
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0957696604
ISBN-13:
9780957696600
Publisher:
Wild ReSearch
Title:
Time & Tide - The History of the Harwich Haven Authority

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