A century of sand dredging in the Bristol Channel
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Published by Amberley in Stroud, Gloucestershire .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sand,
  • Dredges,
  • History,
  • Histoy,
  • Dredging industry

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementPeter Gosson
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTN939 .C46 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination2 volumes :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25165055M
ISBN 109781848687912, 9781445605081
LC Control Number2011489079

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Køb Century of Sand Dredging in the Bristol Channel Volume Two: The Welsh Coast af Peter Gosson som e-bog på engelsk til markedets laveste pris og få den straks på mail. This is the second half of a detailed history of sand dredging in the Bristol Channel - the result o.   A Century of Sand Dredging in the Bristol Channel: Volume Two by Peter Gosson(Amberley Publishing) Documents the sand trade from its inception in to the present day, focusing on the Welsh. One-time Captain with Bristol Sand & Gravel, Peter Tambling, recalls his experience of dredging the Bristol Channel in the ’s. When sucking off the Bristol Channel sand banks, you could either load “Bungum”, fine sand, pure sand, Grade A sand course sand or stone depending where you were amongst the sand ridges. Following the death in of Freddy Peters, the founder of Bristol Sand & Gravel, the company was sold to Bowles & Co of Cardiff who amalgamated the Bristol Sand & Gravel ships into the British Dredging fleet such that by it was the largest fleet of aggregate dredgers in the Bristol Channel .

This is the second half of a detailed history of sand dredging in the Bristol Channel - the result of over thirty years' research. Concentrating on the Welsh coast, A Century of Sand Dredging: Volume Two documents the sand trade from its inception in to the present day, and examines the sand dredgers employed through the years, and the Welsh companies engaged in the trade.   A Century of Sand Dredging in the Bristol Channel: Volume Two and Cooking with Poo are on a shortlist for the prize of the oddest book title of the year. 'Cookin With Poo' and 'Memoirs of a. The exposed rocks and crest of the sand bank are apparent in the detailed bathymetric chart shown opposite. MARINE RESOURCES BRISTOL CHANNEL LOCATION OF BRISTOL CHANNEL DREDGING LICENCE AREAS AND WHARVES embrok Swansea Ne port Cardi Culver 40 Avonmouth N h Bristol Deep kilometres Area This dredging area forms part of the southern flank of.   Ms Diwong's competitors are a varied bunch, and include plenty of explanatory ones: “A Century of Sand Dredging in the Bristol Channel: Volume Two”; “A Taxonomy of Office Chairs.