Life on the Trent and Humber Rivers, by Arthur Caldicott

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Life on the Trent and Humber Rivers, by Arthur Caldicott
Life on the Trent and Humber Rivers, by Arthur Caldicott

Book published by Richard Kay in 1995, 46 pages. Paperback (N4315P1)

This fascinating book records the experiences of a Trent and Humber sailor, who lived and worked on the inland waterways of the east coast.
Arthur was born in East Butterwick (a small village on the banks of the River Trent, a few miles south-west of Scunthorpe) in 1916, and his father owned a sloop that plied its trade from Hull (on the mouth of the Humber estuary) to several villages along the Trent. He writes about his experiences and observations working on the river ways in the 1920's and 1930's, and also charts what life was like during the Second World War and immeadiately after...
Condition of the book is generally good. The cover has one or two very minor scuffs but is clean and tidy, the spine is intact, and all pages are clean, intact, unblemished and tightly bound
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