Francois Roux - Watercolours
C. Prints from "L'Age D'Or De La
Marine A Voile" by Jean Meissennier
French brig Jeune Nancy - dared 1837
Paddle Steamer Acheron.
Ran a service between
Toulon, Marseille and
the port of Alger - dated 1838.
A First Rate Ship of the Line moored
Toulon Harbour - dated 1848.
Paddle steamer Sully, one of the first
steamships of the port of Marseille. It was part of a regular
inaugurated in 1831 between Marseille, Genoa, Livorno, Citta
Vechio and Naples - dated 1841
Ship Saint Vincent de Paul. Built in Marseillein 1854, length 37m, width 9m,
It was wrecked on the
coast of Madagascarin
1860 - dated 1855,
Passenger steam auxiliary Avenir. Built at La Sene in
1853. It was of 1500 tons displacement,
length 58m, width 8.65m,depth 5.60m. It Inaugurated the first
trans-Atlantic service from
Maseilles to Pernambuco and Rio de Janeiro in 1855. It was broken
up in Genoa in 1880.
An unidentified french barque
Marseille - dated 1872