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Aerial images of Swansea Docks

 

All the photos on this page are :- under Licence agreement RCPL2/3/47/047
 

Crown copyright: Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales: Aerofilms Collection

 

WPW006109 Crown copyright: RCAHMW

Weaver & Company's flour mill, North Dock, Swansea
(note - tugs and a bucket dredger in the  North Dock Basin)

 

WPW006110 Crown copyright: RCAHMW

View of the top end of North Dock, Swansea
(note the sailing ships in Upper Basin)

 

WPW06976 Crown copyright: RCAHMW

Kings Dock and Prince of Wales Dock, Swansea, viewed from the east
(note T W Ward's ship-breaking activities on the 'Mole')

 

WPW06982 Crown copyright: RCAHMW

View of the eastern end of Kings Dock, with 'F' Shed in the foreground
(note the sailing vessel on 'F' Shed Wharf)

 

WPW006983 Crown copyright: RCAHMW

A closer view of T W Ward's ship-breaking yard at the eastern end of Kings Dock
 

WPW008831 Crown copyright: RCAHMW

View of Kings Dock Lock showing Palmers Dry Dock under construction on the right hand side
 

WPW008834 Crown copyright: RCAHMW

View of the streets between the North Dock Basin and South Dock -
many of the buildings shown can still be seen today

 

WPW29736 Crown copyright: RCAHMW

General view of Swansea Docks from the east
(note the Anglo-Persian Oil Company's storage tanks in the foreground)

 

WPW05875 Crown copyright: RCAHMW

View of the River Tawe showing (below) North Dock Basin & South Dock Basin
and (above) Kings Dock & Prince of Wales Dock

 

 
 

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