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Welding plates on an unnamed ship in the Swan Hunter shipyards on the Tyne

Welding plates on an unnamed ship in the Swan Hunter shipyards on the Tyne


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Welding plates on an unnamed ship in the Swan Hunter shipyards on the Tyne

Welding plates on an unnamed ship in the Swan Hunter shipyards on the Tyne. 30th April 1973

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NCJ Archive
Mirrorpix
Wallsend
Tyne and Wear
England

Media ID 21824997

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Crane Engineering Hull Industry And Work North East Seventies Shadows Ship Shipbuilding Shipyard Tyne And Wear Welder Welding 1973


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This print takes us back to the bustling Swan Hunter shipyards on the Tyne in England during the 1970s. The image captures a pivotal moment in shipbuilding history as skilled workers diligently weld plates onto an unnamed ship, their expertise evident in every precise movement. The towering crane looms overhead, a testament to the immense scale of this industrial endeavor. The shadows cast by both man and machine add depth and drama to the composition, highlighting the intense focus required for such intricate work. It is a snapshot frozen in time, encapsulating the tireless efforts of those who contributed to Britain's proud maritime heritage. In this evocative scene, we witness not only engineering prowess but also a sense of camaraderie among these hardworking individuals. Their dedication and craftsmanship are palpable as they labor together towards a common goal - constructing vessels that would navigate vast oceans with strength and reliability. As we admire this remarkable photograph from Memory Lane Prints, we are transported back to an era when shipbuilding was at its peak on the Tyne. It serves as a poignant reminder of an industry that shaped communities and provided livelihoods for countless families throughout North East England.

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