The Polish line ship, the 'Sobieski' and tug 'Hibernia' in an unidentified dock possibly at Gravesend. The ship was built in 1938 by Swan, Hunter and Wigham Richardson and used as an allied troopship between 1939 and 1947.

Date:
1945 - 1961
Reference:
AA001809
Type:
Photograph (Negative)
Not what you're looking for? Try a new search

Description

'Hibernia' scrapped in 1961

Content

This is part of the Series: RAW01/02 Negatives and prints of English locations; within the Collection: RAW01 S W Rawlings Collection

Rights

© Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Curator: Birks, David

Photographer: Rawlings, S W

Keywords

Water Transport