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ASEA crane loading containers on to the Moreton Bay, with the lighter Vindictive in the foreground.
|ASEA crane loading containers on to the Moreton Bay, with the lighter Vindictive in the foreground.|
|© National Maritime Museum, London|
|Repro ID: H4150|
|Description: A striking image, showing the way cargo handling has changed. In the background, the huge 45-tonne ASEA crane is loading containers directly on to the container ship. In the foreground, a lighter - used for moving goods around more traditional docks - seems very small in comparison.|
|Date: 29th Oct 1971|
|Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London|