The Lifeboat Service in England The South West and Bristol Channel

The Lifeboat Service in England  The South West and Bristol Channel

The 60ft lifeboat, designed by James Barnett, the RNLI's Consulting Naval Engineer, employed twin engines and twin propellers, eliminating the need for the auxiliary sails. Only four of the large 60ft Barnett motor lifeboats were built, ...

Author: Nicholas Leach

Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

ISBN: 9781445647630

Category: Transportation

Page: 160

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The history of every lifeboat station on the South-West Coast along with rescue stories.
Categories: Transportation

The Lifeboat Service in Scotland

The Lifeboat Service in Scotland

The impressive 60ft Barnett motor lifeboat Emma Constance (ON.693) at Aberdeen, pictured on the day of her arrival in October 1926. The design was the first to incorporate twin engines, along with various other innovations.

Author: Nicholas Leach

Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

ISBN: 9781445613512

Category: Transportation

Page: 192

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The companion to The Lifeboat Service in Ireland Station by Station.
Categories: Transportation

The Lifeboat Service in Ireland

The Lifeboat Service in Ireland

Lifeboat stations Lifeboat stations opened and closed between 1800 and 1949. ... Just over a decade later, when a new 52ft Barnett motor lifeboat was built for the station, its importance in the link of stations around Ireland's coast ...

Author: Nicholas Leach

Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

ISBN: 9781445624235

Category: Transportation

Page: 328

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The history of the Irish lifeboats station by station
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The Lifeboat Service in England The North West and Isle of Man

The Lifeboat Service in England  The North West and Isle of Man

With two engines, in separate watertight engine rooms, only a jury rig was provided. Motor lifeboats with single engines had needed a full set of sails in case of engine failure, but the new Barnett type, with its twin engines, did not.

Author: Nicholas Leach

Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

ISBN: 9781445660011

Category: Transportation

Page: 160

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Explores the lifeboat stations of the north-west of England and the Isle of Man.
Categories: Transportation

Lifeboats of the Humber

Lifeboats of the Humber

The development of motor lifeboats continued apace during the interwar years, and in 1923 the first twinenginedlifeboat, a60ft Barnettclass, was completed. Two propellers and twin engines gave the boat much more power and ...

Author: Nicholas Leach

Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

ISBN: 9781445623641

Category: Transportation

Page: 128

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Categories: Transportation

Transactions of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects

Transactions of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects

Barnett , J.R .: ' Motor Life - boats of the RNLI ' . Trans . INA Vol . LII , 1910 , p 112 . Barnett , J.R .: ' Recent Developments in Motor Lifeboats of the RNLI ' . Trans . INA , Vol LXIV , 1922 , p 283 . Barnett , J.R .

Author: Royal Institution of Naval Architects

Publisher:

ISBN: PSU:000066720515

Category: Naval architecture

Page:

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List of members in each volume.
Categories: Naval architecture

The Lifeboat Service in England The South Coast and Channel Islands

The Lifeboat Service in England  The South Coast and Channel Islands

1926 The station's first motor lifeboat, the 60ft Barnett Robert and Marcella Beck (ON.696), arrived in June and was kept on moorings in Millbay Harbour; the lifeboat was kept here until 1988. main photo 17m Severn Sybil Mullen Glover ...

Author: Nicholas Leach

Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

ISBN: 9781445646466

Category: Transportation

Page: 160

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The extraordinary story of the lifeboat service on the south coast of England.
Categories: Transportation

The Shipbuilder and Marine Engine builder

The Shipbuilder and Marine Engine builder

Motor Lifeboats of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution . By J. R. Barnett , O.B E. ( Institution of Naval Architects ; March , 1929. ) 479 THE SHIPBUILDER filled with water to the level of. ordinary cast steel , although the elastic ...

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Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015024239496

Category: Marine engines

Page:

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Categories: Marine engines

General Catalogue of Printed Books

General Catalogue of Printed Books

Author: British Museum. Department of Printed Books

Publisher:

ISBN: IND:30000092328008

Category: English imprints

Page: 648

View: 590

Categories: English imprints