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|Title:||Liverpool Trade and Shipping, 1744-1786|
|Alternative title:||Computerised Edition of the Liverpool Plantation Registers, 1744-1786|
|Depositor:||Richardson, D., University of Hull. Department of Economic and Social History|
Richardson, D., University of Hull. Department of Economic and Social History
Beedham, K., University of Hull. Department of Economic and Social History
Schofield, M.M., University of Liverpool. Department of Economic and Social History
Economic and Social Research Council
|Grant number:||B00230039 ; RB00232194|
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Abstract copyright UK Data Service and data collection copyright owner.The aim of these date is to produce a machine-readable edition of the Liverpool Plantation Registers 1744-84, and of the known voyages, masters, shipowners and life histories of the vessels listed therein through to 1786.
Liverpool overseas trade and shipping; trans-atlantic voyage patterns; slave trade; Liverpool shipowners and merchants; war and its impact on trade and shipping.
|Time period:||1744 - 1786|
|Dates of fieldwork:||1975 - 1990|
No spatial unit
Ships and ships' voyages
|Kind of data:||
Individual (micro) level
Liverpool registered ships 1744-86.
No sampling (total universe)
|Method of data collection:||
Compilation or synthesis of existing material
|Weighting:||No information recorded|
Admiralty, Colonial Office and Board of Trade records; Liverpool Plantation Registers; Parliamentary papers; Lloyd's Lists; Liverpool, Manchester and other newspapers; Holt and Gregson papers; Liverpool Record Office.
|Date of release:|
|First edition:||27 July 1992|
|Copyright:||Copyright Richardson, D.,University of Hull|
|Access conditions:||The depositor has specified that registration is required and standard conditions of use apply. The depositor may be informed about usage. See terms and conditions of access for further information.|
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By principal investigator(s):
Richardson, D. (1991) 'The British slave trade of colonial South Carolina' Slavery and Abolition 12(3), December.
Richardson, D. and Schoffield, M.M. (1992) 'Whitehaven and the eighteenth-century British slave trade', Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian an Archaeological Society, Volume XCII, November, pp.183-204.
Resulting from secondary analysis:
Wilkins, F. (1999) Manx slave traders: a social history of the Isle of Man's involvement in the Atlantic slave trade, Kidderminster: Wyre Forest Press. ISBN 1897725132.