By E(dward). B(enjamin). Scott. 1874. London : Published by the author, at 2, Brabant Court, Philpot Lane, E.C.
Printed by Waterlow and Sons, Great Winchester Street / London, E.C.
6 x 9 1/2 inches; 1-xvi, (2), 3-230
Its arrangement in sections connects this to earlier signal codes. Those sections (and their larger topical divisions) fall under the first three (of total four) Parts. The arrangement of the book can be seen at right.
Codewords do not appear consecutively, but require a separate (Part IV) "vocabulary." (Codeword initials signify, as is the case with other codes of this decade (and earlier.)
The first three of the four "Parts" are organized around the message dynamic of who is communicating with whom. There is some "see also" cross referencing.
Parts 1-3, codewords in column at right (priority thus to phrase matter, arrayed at left); Part 4 codewords at left.
Index pp ix-xvi
Part First. Messages from Owners or Managers
Division 1.—Employment, charters, &c.
Division 2.—Port and money matters.
Division 3.—Ship, engines and crew.
Part Second. Messages from Masters or Agents.
Division 5.—Employment, charters, &c.
Division 6.—Incidents of voyage.
sections 112-117, includes “Speakings”, p115
Division 7.—Port and money matters.
Division 8.—Ship, engines and crew.
Part Third. From Either to Either.
Division 10. Miscellaneous.
Part Fourth. The Vocabulary.