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Photograph - Fitting New Plate

From the Collection of Mission to Seafarers Victoria 717 Flinders Street Docklands Victoria

Description
A black and white photograph of a new plate being fitted on the M/S Fenris while in dry dock, in Stockholm, dated 18-5-49.
Size
H8.2 x W11.6
Object Registration
0182
Keywords
allan-quinn, photograph, fenris, dry-dock, sweden, stockholm, 1949
Historical information
The photograph is part of a series of six, depicting the Fenris in dry docks in at Finn Boda ship yards, in Stockholm, Sweden, between the 4th and the 27th of May, 1948. This photograph showsa new plate being fitted to the Fenris.
Significance
This is a photograph from the Allan Charles Quinn collection which is a collection of letters and photograph depicting aspects of life at sea for a young man in the era immediately following World War II.
Inscriptions & Markings
Reverse: STOCKHOLM / 18-5-49 handwritten in blue ink. Below this is an indecipherable mark in pencil.
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM