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The Hawkesbury River traders / by Jean Purtell.
Call No: B3/21/Pam.4
Author: Purtell, Jean. ;
Publisher: River Boat Project '88 Committee. null
Subject: New South Wales - ships & shipping ; New South Wales - ships & shipping ;
Material Type: Pamphlet
Pagination: 55p. : ill. ; 30cm.
Summary: This booklet was published for the Hawkesbury's bicentennial and includes information on the area's settlers. Topics include the early days, the change from sail to steam, the steamship companies, disasters and flood, the river boats today, and photographs of the river boats. Two appendices list vessels buit at the Hawkesbury and registered 1844-1845, and traders, vessels and cargoes at Windsor Wharf as per Shipping News 1873.

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