The following books may be of interest to readers. Several of them talk about and mention the Short Blue Fleet. Recommendations always welcome!


“Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft” Nall, John Graves
Longman Green Reader and Dyer, London 1866

“The Sea Fishing Industry of England and Wales” Aflalo, E.G.
Edward Stanford, London 1904

“The Herring; its effect on the history of Britain” Samuel, Arthur Michael
John Murray, London

“Sailing Trawlers”  March, Edgar J.
Percival Marshall and Co, London 1953

“Nor’ard of the Dogger”  Mather, E.J.
James Nisbet and Co, London 1887

“Deep Sea Fishing and Fishing boats” Holdsworth, Edmund W.H.
Edward Stanton, London 1874

“Business in Great Waters” Dyson, John
Angus and Robertson 1977 ISBN 0 207 95706 1

“Some Particulars of Yarmouth Fishing Vessels 2002” Stephen Brewster Daniels
ISBN 0-0954295-2-6

“Trawling   –  The Rise and Fall of the British Trawl Fishery”  Robinson, Robb
University of Exeter Press 1996, ISBN 0 85989 480 0

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