a history of the services of the London Steamboat Company and its successors, the General Steam Navigation Co., the Palace, and Belle steamers, and other companies that worked the Thames and Medway in the 19th and first half of the 20th century. also includes a chapter on the paddle tugs of the famous firm of William Watkins. a welcome reprint of the famous 1949 work
192 pages. illustrated with photos. ISBN 1871814464 .