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Title : Bottom shell plating of Northbank is put in place

Description : Bottom shell plating of the cargo ship 'Northbank' is put in place at the shipyard of William Doxford & Sons, Sunderland, 20 September 1956 (TWAM ref. DS.DOX/4/PH/1/819/1/3) This album documents the construction of the cargo ship ‘Northbank’ by the famous shipbuilding firm William Doxford & Sons at its Pallion yard, Sunderland. Most of these images are progress photographs, taken a week apart between September 1956 and January 1957 from approximately the same spot. They give a fascinating insight into how the vessel was built. (Copyright) We're happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email archives@twmuseums.org.uk.

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Subject : williamdoxfordandsonsltd

Subject : pallion

Subject : sunderland

Subject : shipbuilding

Subject : shipyard

Subject : industry

Subject : industrial

Subject : shellplating

Subject : construction

Subject : hull

Subject : northbank

Subject : ship

Subject : vessel

Subject : riverwear

Subject : wearside

Subject : cargoship

Subject : supportblocks

Subject : northeastengland

Subject : bottomshellplating

Subject : builtinsunderland

Subject : production

Subject : structure

Subject : platform

Subject : supports

Subject : pile

Subject : components

Subject : debris

Subject : parts

Subject : sections

Subject : maritimeheritage

Subject : shipbuildingheritage

Subject : industrialheritage

Subject : abstract

Subject : blackandwhitephotograph

Subject : digitalimage

Subject : archives

Subject : fascinating

Subject : impressive

Subject : unusual

Subject : interesting

Subject : compelling

Subject : unitedkingdom

Subject : transportation

Subject : 20september1956

Subject : progress

Subject : progression

Subject : pallionyard

Subject : progressphotographs

Subject : land

Subject : bank

Subject : river

Subject : grain

Subject : mark

Subject : blur

Subject : daylight

Subject : glare

Subject : timber

Subject : ladder

Subject : buildings

Subject : wall

Subject : roof

Subject : sky

Subject : processwork

Subject : process

Subject : reflection

Subject : opening

Subject : view

Subject : glimpse

Subject : setting

Subject : label

Subject : date

Subject : digit

Subject : letter

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