Local Perspectives

Bild, Ian, ed. Bristol’s Other History. Bristol: Bristol Broadsides, 1983.

Bradbeer, J. B., ed.. Portsmouth Geographical Essays. Portsmouth: Geography Department Portsmouth Polytechnic, 1974.

Brown, R. Waterfront Organisation in Hull, 1870 – 1900. Hull: University of Hull Publications, 1972.

Chesney, Kellow. The Victorian Underworld. London: Penguin Books, 1991.

Cook, Robert. Portsmouth at the Polls: One Hundred and Fifty Years of Reform Elections in a Naval Dockyard Borough 1832 – 1892. London: Brewin Books, 1982.

Day, Ann and Lunn, Ken, eds. Inside the Wall Recollections of Portsmouth Dockyard 1900-1950. Portsmouth: Portsmouth University, 1998.

Dolling, Robert R. Ten Years in a Portsmouth Slum. London: S. Sonnenschein & Co, 1896.

Field, J. L. The Battle for Southsea. The Portsmouth Papers, no.34. Portsmouth: Portsmouth City Council, 1981.

Garbett, Rev. Cyril, ed. The Work of a Great Parish by Nine Portsea Men. London: Longmans, Green and Co, 1915.

Gibb, A. Glasgow: The Making of a City. London: Croom Helm, 1983.

Harper, Charles. The Portsmouth Road and Its Tributaries, Today and In Days of Old. London: Chapman and Hill, 1895.

Holihead, Melanie. “Cut Adrift or Towed Astern: Sailors’ Wives in Mid-Nineteenth Century Portsea Island Considered in Perspective.” Journal for Maritime Research 17, no.2, (2015): 155 – 168.

Howell, Alexander. Notes on the Topography of Portsmouth. Portsmouth: Barrell, 1913.

Jenkins, David. Shipowners of Cardiff: A Class By Themselves. Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 2013.

King, Andy. The Port of Bristol. London: The History Press, 2003.

Large, David. The Port of Bristol, 1848 – 1884. Bristol: Bristol Record Society, 1984.

Lees, Andrew. The Hurricane Port: A Social History of Liverpool. London: Mainstream Publishing, 2011.

Lovell, J. Stevedores and Dockers: A Study of Trade Unionism in the Port of London, 1870 – 1914. London: Macmillan, 1969.

Macilwee, Michael. The Liverpool Underworld: Crime in the City, 1750 – 1900. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2011.

Milne, Graeme. Trade and Traders in Mid Victorian Liverpool: Mercantile Business and the Making of a World Port. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2000.

Moon, Louise. “Sailorhoods: Sailortown and Sailors in the Port of Portsmouth, c. 1850 – 1900,” PhD Thesis, University of Portsmouth, 2015.

Parkinson, Cyril. The Rise of the Port of Liverpool, (Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 1952).

Poole, S. and Rogers, N. Bristol from below: Law, authority and protest in a Georgian city. Woodbridge: Boydell, 2017.

Portsmouth WEA Local History Group. Memories of Old Portsmouth, (Portsmouth: WEA, 2009).

Riley, R.C. The Growth of Southsea As A Naval Satellite and Victorian Resort. Portsmouth: Portsmouth City Council, 1972.

Riley, R.C. The Industries of Portsmouth in the Nineteenth Century. The Portsmouth Papers, no. 25. Portsmouth: Portsmouth City Council, 1976.

Sheahan, James Joseph. History of the Town and Port of Kingston-Upon Hull. London: British Library, 2011.

Stapleton, Barry and James H. Thomas. The Portsmouth Region. Gloucester: Alan Sutton, 1989.

Stapleton, Barry. “The Admiralty Connection” in eds. Richard Lawton and Robert Lee, Population and Society in Western European Port Cities, c. 1650 – 1939. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2002, 212 – 251.

Stedman, John. Portsmouth Reborn: Destruction and Reconstruction 1939 – 1974, The Portsmouth Papers. Portsmouth: Portsmouth City Council, 1995.

Taylor, Miles, ed. Southampton: Gateway to the British Empire. London: I.B. Tauris, 2007.

Turner, W. The Port of Cardiff. Cardiff: South Wales Printing Works, 1882.

Webb, John, Sarah Quail, Patricia Haskell and R.C. Riley (eds). The Spirit of Portsmouth: A History. Chichester: Phillimore, 1989.