Tyne & Wear Archives Shipyards Collection receives international recognition


Launch of the aftpart of the tanker ‘Rondefjell’ by John Crown & Sons Ltd, 1951 (TWAM ref. DS.CR/4/PH/1/233/2/4).

After launch the two halves of the ‘Rondefjell’ were towed to the Middle Docks at South Shields where they were joined together in late October 1951

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