An important personal record, GL Watson
A monogrammed excercise book, in the hand of GL Watson, containing a list of every vessel designed by GL Watson Esq. from 1872 to 1904, detailing design number, year, vessel's name and owner. Plus GL Watson's personal cuttings scrapbook of Yacht racing resluts May 1890 to July 1891. Also two handwritten letters to Marie (Lovibond, Mrs GL Watson), undated, mentioning working on his lifeboats and going to a shipyard to supervise some building works. Also a copy of "The Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News" and "The Yachting World & Motor Boat Journal" both Silver Jubilee issues 1935, detailing the King's sailing on "Britannia". (5)
- The exercise book has been identified as from the office of GL Watson, but not in his hand.