The next book fair will be CAMBRIDGE PREMIER on Fri 17th & Sat 18th February (click here for details).
CLICK
HERE TO SEE DETAILS OF ALL OUR FAIRS. 

THE JANUARY ONLINE BOOK FAIR IS NOW OPEN.  CLICK HERE TO FIND OUT MORE.

Book Description

Nautical Maritime Sailing interest OLD SHIPPING BROADSIDE handbill Goods Transport document receipt CHAMBERLAIN’S WHARF, SOUTHWARK, THE SAILING VESSEL “THE UNION” RICHARD HORE, MASTER is now Loading for EXETER and TOPSHAM, United Exeter Constant Contract Traders, The Alert Commodore Union, Signed and Dated by the Wharf Wharfinger January 1825 for the shipping & transport of a hamper and two jars
Dealer Notes
This is a nice old shipping receipt / handbill, transport document ticket advertising that the ship “The Union” is ready for receiving goods at Chamberlain’s Wharf, Southwark, in London for delivery to Exeter and Topsham in Devon, and includes a list of towns that goods can then be further transported to for delivery. This document / receipt is signed and dated by the Wharfinger January 1825, for the transport of listed goods, a hamper and two jars, Measuring 8.25 inches by 7.5 inches approx., some creasing wear, browning and marks, small spike hole in centre, some loss to edges, else in good general condition, A VERY NICE PIECE OF MARITIME HISTORY
Author CHAMBERLAIN’S WHARF, SOUTHWARK
Date 1825

Price: £125.00

Offered by Andrew Cox

Friends of the PBFA

For £10 get free entry to our fairs, updates from the PBFA and more.

Join PBFA

Membership of the PBFA is open to anyone who has been trading in antiquarian and second-hand books for a minimum of two years subject to certain criteria.
Find Out More