Scope and Content

  • 42 black and white photographs of ship at sea, 1 with attached supply note;
  • 1 colour photograph of ship at sea in white card folder;
  • 6 black and white photographs of ship in dock;
  • 2 black and white negative of ship;
  • 2 colour photographs of ship in dock;
  • 15 black and white photographs of ship loading cargo, including zoo animals, crates and sub-marine cable;
  • 14 black and white photographs of ship's interior including crew rooms and engine room;
  • 1 black and white photograph of the ship seemingly launching;
  • 1 black and white photograph of a captain and 2 men in kilts standing on a dock beside the ship. Reverse records "at Grangemouth";
  • 4 black and white contact sheets, each with 12 images of a Ben Ellerman container lorry and the ship at a dock, likely Grangemouth;
  • 1 black and white postcard of ship at sea;
  • 1 black and white postcard of  Benvrackie IV at sea;
  • 1 reprinted article about the ship from The Shipping World, June 8, 1955.