Docking Register - Port of Melbourne, 21 Jan 1930 - 19 Dec 1955 Document Reg. No: HT 11902

Summary:
Docking Register or Book for the Port of Melbourne, dates on the back cover of the book are: opened 21 January 1930, closed 19 December 1955. Each page lists a ship, her owner and an official number at the top of the page, then a list of dates the ship docked at the Port of Melbourne and the inspections carried out on the ship each time it docked.
Description:
Leather bound book with "Docking Book" written on the front and on the spine in gold paint.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 3.65 cm (Height), 22.70 cm (Width), 34.30 cm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: immigrant voyages, shipping lines, immigrant shipping, shipping, ports, shipboard travel, shipping docks, port of melbourne, shipping industry, shipping companies
Themes this item is part of: Cultural Diversity Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Migration Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: WATER TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Ports & Harbours
Tertiary Classification: administration
Inscriptions: On front: DOCKING BOOK
On spine: DOCKING/BOOK/VOL. III
Place & Date Used: Port of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 21 Jan 1930 - 19 Dec 1955

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