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From Flickr: “The tanker ‘Spinanger’ ready for launch” by Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums

View of the tanker ‘Spinanger’ ready for launch at the North Sands shipyard of J.L. Thompson & Sons, Sunderland, 22 October 1957 (TWAM ref. http://ift.tt/1L0vOcl). The launch of ‘Spinanger’ was unusual in that it was carried out without the assistance of tugboats. This was due to industrial action by the Read More

From Flickr: “The tanker ‘Spinanger’ ready for launch” by Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums

View of the tanker ‘Spinanger’ ready for launch at the North Sands shipyard of J.L. Thompson & Sons, Sunderland, 22 October 1957 (TWAM ref. http://ift.tt/1L0vOcl). The launch of ‘Spinanger’ was unusual in that it was carried out without the assistance of tugboats. This was due to industrial action by the Read More

From Flickr: “Official opening of the Blackall Railway Line, Blackall, Queensland,1908” by State Library of Queensland, Australia

From Flickr: “Woodcut opening from Biblia pauperum” by University of Glasgow Library

From Flickr: “Woodcut opening from Biblia pauperum” by University of Glasgow Library

From Flickr: “Woodcut opening from Biblia pauperum” by University of Glasgow Library