The First HMS Invincible (1747 - 58)
John M Bingeman has written and published this superb book about the excavation of the Royal Navy's First Invinicble. The book includes detailed diagrams and images of the artefacts recovered. It was revised in 2015 with extra images and artefact descriptions. Available in both hard back & paper back.
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For a copy of this magnificent reference book, please order directly from the author - Email - john@bingeman.co.uk
Hard back - £65.00 GBP + £4.50 p&p UK only. For air mail pricing for rest of world please email John stating the destination country - example p&p to Australia is £19.00 GBP.
Paper back - £30.00 GBP + £2.85 p&p (in jiffy bag) UK only. If hard cardboard box packaging is required p&p will be £5.45.
 

 

The Royal Navy's First Invincible - Brian Lavery
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Written by Brian Lavery, the book is in A4 format with 119 pages. It has many illustrations including a magnificent 800mm long pull out showing the construction details of a French two-decker of the 1880's. A limited number were published and there are now only a few left for sale from my own private collection.
 

Contents of book

  Acknowledgements
  Introduction
1 Building the ship
2 Service in the French Navy
3 Purchase and Fitting Out
4 Service in 1748
5 Working the Ship
6 Peacetime Service and Repairs
7 Flagship of the Western Squadron
8 Life on Board
9 The Voyage to Louisbourg
10 The Loss of the Invincible
11 Excavating the Wreck

Notes and Sources

 
Currently available
Hard back edition (incl p&p within the U/K) Price reduction Last few available now at reduced price of - £19.95 - (incl p&p within the U/K)
Paper back edition (incl p&p within the U/K) Price reduction Last few available now at reduced price of - £14.95 - (incl p&p within the U/K)
 
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