Author Results for Ernest Dale

The Old Yorkshire Yawls

By Ernest Dale

This paper traces the history of the Yorkshire fishing boats, line fishing in winter and drift netting in summer, and how the hull design and rig of these boats changed from the 1850s to the 1920s. The author describes in some detail the construction and rig of these vessels. The paper also describes the fishing […] Read More

Filed under: North Sea | Other (Twentieth C) | Other (Nineteenth C)
Subjects include: Shipbuilding & Design | Whaling & Fishing