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

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.
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)

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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: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: WATER TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Ports & Harbours
Tertiary Classification: administration
Inscriptions: On front: DOCKING BOOK
Place & Date Used: Port of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 21 Jan 1930 - 19 Dec 1955

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