Old Sailing Days in Clinton; With a Record of Vessels Built on Indian River in the Days When Clinton Was "Killingworth"

By: Stevens, Thomas A

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Very Good+; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 40 page pamphlet with brief essays on the history of shipbuilding on the Indian River in Clinton/Killingworth area of Connecticut. Topics include a brief history of Clinton in the colonial era, Clinton Master Mariners, Clinton Brownstoners and Bluewater Skippers, "Mad Jack" Crane and Other Steamboat Captains, Charles Morgan,; and a list of shipbuilders and the 79 ships built in Clinton between 1786 and 1869. Clean cover with light fading along spine; light stray ink mark on back cover.

Title: Old Sailing Days in Clinton; With a Record of Vessels Built on Indian River in the Days When Clinton Was "Killingworth"

Author Name: Stevens, Thomas A

Categories: Nautical & Maritime,

Edition: reprint

Publisher: Presented by the Deep River Savings Bank: 1972

Seller ID: 26226

Keywords: Shipbuilding Connecticut Indian River ships Clinton Connecticut Killingworth Connecticut Maritime industry Schooners built in Clinton,