Steam Packet 190
Author(s) John Hendy, Miles Cowsill
Format : Hardback, 22cm x 22cm
Pages : 144
Publication Date :Summer 2020
The Isle of Man Steam Packet Company is the oldest continually operating passenger shipping company in the world, having began operations in 1830. Today the company carry’s some 600,000 passengers annually, 170,000 cars and is the Island’s lifeline for freight. This book is an update on the history of the Isle of Man Steam Packet since our 175th Anniversary publication. The title includes a history of the company year by year, including the takeover over of the operation by the Isle of Man Government in 2019. The book includes a wealth of new photography since the last edition in 2005.
Due to be published Summer 2020.