Penarth Dock, South Wales - 150 years - the heritage and legacy  
Penarth Dock, South Wales - the heritage & legacy . . .

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Volume Four - An Era of Change, Uncertainty, Depression & War - The Penarth Dock Engineering Company Limited . . .

A series of photographs from various dates.

1970s - 80s - A photograph of the main machine shop with a steelworks bearing housing on the large planer bed.


A series of photographs from various dates.

1970's - 80's - The large Noble and Lund centre-lathe installed within the main machine shop at the Penarth Dock Engineering Company Limited.

1938 and 1945 - Two almost identical trade advertisements for the Penarth Pontoon, Slipway and Shiprepairing Co. Ltd. and its sister company, Hodges & Co. Ltd. or later, Hodges (Barry) Ltd.
1958 - 'Dame Caroline Haslett' - refitted as a cable-laying vessel at the Penarth Pontoon and Slipway Company Limited. First electrical transmission cable laid between UK and France c.1961.

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