Clive Holland Manuscripts in the Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge, England - a catalogue, Garland Publishing New York and London (1982) ISBN 0824093941. The British and Foreign School Society was a key sponsor of 19th century secular schools. by British and Foreign Sailors Society. The Society purchased the old general post office in Dover and transformed it into the Bethel and Seamen's Rest. Obverse: Bust of King Edward VII crowned (right). Download for print-disabled Subjects Accessible book, British and Foreign Sailors Society, Charities, Navies, Sailors. British And Foreign Sailors Society Cross 1915 « on: Saturday 26 April 14 11:16 BST (UK) » It is a small copper cross dated 1915 commemorating the centenary of the Battle of Waterloo and the 110th anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar. Collections on behalf of the British & Foreign Sailors' Society Creator British Sailors Society Date Created and/or Issued 1914/1918? Its annual reports include the creation of schools for boys and girls. Reflecting the building's international connections, there was an entry in the Otago Daily Times, in New Zealand, on May 22, 1903 that said, "The Prince and Princess of Wales have opened a sailor's palace in Limehouse (in the East End of London), the new headquarters of the British and Foreign Sailors' Society. It promoted Christianity among seamen, and provided religious services for those in the port of London. Information Creations. British and Foreign Sailors' Society. By contributing to the Centenary Fund of the British and Foreign Sailors' Society you can render a true and permanent service ... Place your contributions in the box on the car platform. [Continued as] Sailors' magazine British and foreign sailors' society Full view - 1835. ref gb 15 british and foreign sailors society/correspondence. 1. Support: Height 754 mm, Width 506 mm. Dimensions. It promoted Christianity among seamen, and provided religious services for those in the port of London. Almost overnight, the demand for ships and repairs all but evaporated and although trade and the business of empire kept the wheels of commerce turning, it was simply not enough to protect many sailors’ jobs. GB/015/GB 15 British and Foreign Sailors Society/Correspondence . Copyright restrictions apply to most material. description Object description. Support: paper. By contributing to the Centenary Fund of the British and Foreign Sailors' Society you can render a true and permanent service ... Place your contributions in the box on the car platform. Support: Height 566 mm, Width 443 mm. Formerly a sea training establishment for boys. Themes. The ship drifted for ten months before being crushed in the pack ice of the Weddell Sea and sinking in 1915. In recent years we have worked hard to respond as fully as we can. Yellow brick, roof not visible. British and Foreign Sailors' Society Hospital (Lond 1886). You can also access a unique collection of 19th-century source material in … Leave a Reply Cancel reply. US$27.86. Reverse: Starboard broadside view of full-rigged ship. Sailors’ Society is an international Christian charity working in ports across the world. Hardback. The BFSS was an interdenominational society supported by the Free Churches. Office, No.2, Jeffrey's-square, St. … The jaunty red and navy blue, highlighted by the late afternoon sun, draw the attention. British Sailors Society (4) Buchel, Charles (1) Claxton (1) more . More than two hundred years ago, a determined group of preachers and laymen pledged to “alleviate the worldly woes” of distressed sailors in London. (28cm.) Originally known as the Port of London Society, the society was renamed The British & Foreign Sailors' Society at a public meeting in July 1833. The survivors were supported in Londonderry by maritime charity the British and Foreign Sailors’ Society, which had opened a Sailors’ Rest in the city in February 1917. This broadsheet or poster titled the Gospel Ship was produced for The British and Foreign Sailor's Society. George ML 1. (The Institute does not seek this permission on behalf of readers). Speedy III is launched as a mobile seafarers' centre in the Port of Great Yarmouth. Rusticated stucco blind arcade of 5 bays with entrance in centre built forward from 3 storeys, 3 windows, (2 blind) building with 5 windows on return (2 on bow). In the summer we opened our first Crisis Response Centre in South Africa and in September unveiled our first app, the ShipVisitor-ICMA App. The Pilot, or Sailors' Magazine. KING EDWARD VII PEACEMAKER 1910.' Catalogue number Art.IWM PST 11010 Support: paper. At 32 feet in length, Speedy III was slightly larger than her sister mobile centre Speedy II and had two separate lounges, a radio telephone and a microwave. The service was filmed by Songs of Praise and saw a flotilla of vessels take part including the Royal Yacht Britannia. The organisation has chaplains and ship visitors in 91 global ports, who help seafarers and their families, from all faiths and none, with welfare and practical support. Author Margaret Lloyd George 1 Affiliation 1 11 Downing Street, London, S.W. Date : 1918 Editeur / Publisher : London : British and Foreign Sailors' Society , [1918] Type : Livre / Book Langue / Language : anglais / English Catalogue Worldcat. 11 Downing Street, London, S.W. 1. Society, correspondence. Copying material by photography, electrostat, or scanning device by readers is prohibited. It was a year of firsts. The Institute may be able to provide copies of some documents on request for lodgement in publicly available repositories. US$35.38. A BRITISH & FOREIGN SAILORS' SOCIETY COPPER BUST OF LORD NELSON, CIRCA 1905 the 8in. Add to basket. medium: lithograph and letterpress. Object description. In 1995 it became the British and International Sailors' Society (BISS). The term holograph is used when the item is wholly in the handwriting of the author. Written permission to publish material subject to the Institute's copyright must be obtained from the Director. British And Foreign Sailors' Society. British and Foreign Sailors' Society. Obverse: Bust of King Edward VII crowned (right). By contributing to the Centenary Fund of the British and Foreign Sailors' Society you can render a true and permanent service ... Place your contributions in the box on the car platform. In such cases the archivist will advise about any requirements imposed by the owner. Object description. We recommend you include the following information in your citation. bust modelled after Flaxman and inscribed made from copper from Nelson's Flagships, loosely mounted on an associated wooden plinth, with plaque engraved Foudroyant oak and inset with a Foudroyant medallion to the top -- 11in. Provoked by a sign he saw outside a church that proclaimed ‘No Sailors or Prostitutes’, he preached and held itinerant prayer meetings on board ships, signalled by the hoisting of the Bethel flag. No trackbacks yet. : 1914 - 1918), Fri 23 Nov 1917, Page 3 - BRITISH AND FOREIGN SAILORS' SOCIETY. Edging reads 'Presented by British & Foreign Sailors Society - Containing Victory copper From Lords of the Admiralty'. (1996). Following the Napoleonic Wars, London’s docks were pitched into a period of decline. Additional finding aids are available at the Institute. KING EDWARD VII PEACEMAKER 1910.' This is subject to conservation requirements, copyright law, and payment of fees. 27 Oct 2015. The correspondence is arranged chronologically. MLA [british and Foreign Sailors' Society Publications]. 1996. Collections on behalf of the British & Foreign Sailors' Society; Image / British and Foreign Sailors' Society ... Special Sailors' service at the City ... View source image on contributor's website. No title page found. We do not share your information with any outside parties. $15.95 — Paperback, September 10, 2010: $22.36 . On 18 March 1818, he called a public meeting at the City of London Tavern and the charity was born. Mount: Height 650 mm, 450. Descriptions compiled by N. Boneham, Assistant Archivist with assistance from R. Stancombe and reference to Robert Keith Headland Antarctic Chronology, unpublished corrected revision of Chronological list of Antarctic expeditions and related historical events, (1 December 2001) Cambridge University Press (1989)ISBN 0521309034 and www.biss.org.uk/richtext.asp?page_id=24&content_id=155. LONDON, May 8. 20 May 2016. Decorated in the Arts and Crafts style, it is lavishly decorated with nautical symbols and there are lots of inscriptions. This was the world in which sailor-turned-preacher George Charles Smith, pastor of the Octagon Baptist Church in Penzance, cemented his reputation as the Seamen’s Preacher. The Hospital, 01 Dec 1916, 61(1593): 227 PMID: 29825361 PMCID: PMC5231210. Sailors' Magazine. Speakers included J. Hutton, Chairman of the London County Council and C. W. Macara, founder of the Saturday Lifeboat Fund. The service was conducted by the Dean of Westminster with a guard of honour provided by pupils from the Society's Prince of Wales Sea Training School in Dover. No copyright page found. For sale is a WW1 British And Foreign Sailors Society Appeal Badge 373107272300 British & Foreign Sailors Society Group Categories: Armed Forces, Community / Clubs. British and Foreign Sailors' Society. The Hospital, 01 Dec 1916, 61(1593): 227 PMID: 29825361 PMCID: PMC5231210. BRITISH AND FOREIGN SAILORS' SOCIETY, (including the "Port of London Society," and "Bethel Union Society"), for promoting the moral and religious improvement of Seamen. 11 Downing Street, London, S.W. Item Title Here in Lancashire the British and Foreign Sailors' Society is carrying on that great national work for the welfare of all seamen which it began 100 years ago. His Highness the Khedive of Egypt and many others gave generously to the event. By the winter of 1817 - 1818, the economic hardship had reached crisis point as large numbers of unemployed and increasingly desperate seafarers roamed the streets of East London. Hoover Institution > Hoover Institution Digital Collections > What the British and Foreign Sailors' Society has done and is doing. When Endurance was beset this goal was abandoned. Commercial Supply Co. (1) Committee of Maritime Unions (1) Couturier, Leon (1) Dangerfield Printing Co. (1) Dola (1) Fell & Briant (1) G. Delattre & Cie. (1) Haycock-Cadle Co. (1) Hibborovbkline? Sailors' Palace, Limehouse. A board of directors was elected, consisting of forty-five clergymen and twenty-eight laymen, among which were Royal Naval and Mercantile Marine Officers and Members of Parliament. Hardback. 1916 Dec 16;61(1593):227. 2011 07 /11 POSTED BY R CATEGORY Write comment. Lists. Scope and content. Dimensions. Sailors’ Society collects your contact details in order to keep in touch with you and to keep you informed about issues that might potentially be of interest to you. British & Foreign Sailors society. The Juvenile Bethel Flag Magazine. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Huronia; 32 Notes. At the height of World War II, the Society funded a sea ambulance to help injured seafarers. At the end of Commercial Road where it meets West India Dock Road, the Sailors' Palace was erected in 1901 as the headquarters and hostel for the British and Foreign Sailors Society. This section lists the memorials created by the subject on this page: British & Foreign Sailors Society. We began the year with the launch of our ground breaking Wellness at Sea programme. British and foreign sailors' society Full view - 1843. Sailors' Society, Seafarer House, 74 St Annes Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO19 9FF, UK Registered Company No: 86942 Charity No: 237778. Shop with confidence. "The current Sailors' Society is a very different organisation. William Tyndale Institution: British and Foreign Sailors' Society. By providing your email address and/or mobile number you are agreeing to us contacting you in these ways. 1916 and 1917 issues held as two bound volumes; the May 1918 issue* is bound at the back of the 1917 volume; issues from Dec. 1935 to Dec. 1939 held as one bound volume with spine title "B.S.S. Add to basket. 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