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Title : Northbank's main deck progressing well

Description : Work on the bulkheads and main deck of Northbank progressing well at the shipyard of William Doxford & Sons, Sunderland, 6 December 1956 (TWAM ref. DS.DOX/4/PH/1/819/1/14) 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 : hull

Subject : construction

Subject : northbank

Subject : ship

Subject : vessel

Subject : riverwear

Subject : wearside

Subject : cargoship

Subject : bulkheads

Subject : maindeck

Subject : northeastengland

Subject : builtinsunderland

Subject : unitedkingdom

Subject : industrialheritage

Subject : shipbuildingheritage

Subject : maritimeheritage

Subject : abstract

Subject : documentation

Subject : digitalimage

Subject : archives

Subject : blackandwhitephotograph

Subject : progress

Subject : progression

Subject : progressphotographs

Subject : sky

Subject : daylight

Subject : structure

Subject : platform

Subject : rail

Subject : deck

Subject : production

Subject : work

Subject : transportation

Subject : 6december1956

Subject : label

Subject : date

Subject : pallionyard

Subject : insight

Subject : glimpse

Subject : fascinating

Subject : interesting

Subject : surreal

Subject : unusual

Subject : beam

Subject : water

Subject : land

Subject : debris

Subject : blur

Subject : grain

Subject : mark

Subject : components

Subject : building

Subject : cabin

Subject : pile

Subject : parts

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