Thomas H Shuttleworth

Thomas H Shuttleworth – Maritime Artist. by L.N.R.S. Member Glyn L Evans Some while ago I wrote an article for the Honourable Company of Master Mariners Journal on the life and work of the marine artist Jack Spurling; two of his original paintings, featuring the...

A Voyage to West Africa in the Accra

by Fred. Thompson First published in the Bulletin of December 2008           Liverpool on a grey September day in 1952 did not present a particularly auspicious start to life in Africa. I had travelled from Euston on the boat train that, on arrival at Liverpool, had...

Elder Dempster’s Accra of 1947 Published 2008

by John Shepherd First published in the Bulletin of December 2008 Built by Vickers Armstong Ltd. at Barrow in 1947 Yard Number 948 Official Number 181100 Signal Letters G J S W Gross tonnage : 11,600 Net : 6.448 Length: 452.9 ft. Breadth : 66.2 ft. Owned by Elder...