Benwyvis IV Benwyvis V

Scope and Content

Predominantly material relating to Benwyvis IV.

  • 6 colour photographs of Benwyvis V in port;
  • 2 black and white photographs of Benwyvis V in port;
  • 1 black and white photograph of Benwyvis IV at sea;
  • 2 black and white photographs of Benwyvis IV in port;
  • 1 black and white photograph of a painting of Benwyvis IV at sea;
  • 1 black and white photograph of the dining room onboard a ship;
  • 1 black and white photograph of a captain and crew member on the bridge of a ship;
  • 14 black and white photographs of Benwyvis IV in an unidentified port;
  • 1 colour postcard of Benwyvis IV at sea;
  • 1 black and white postcard of Benwyvis V in port;
  • 1 advertising flyer for The Bens 1944-1968 film featuring a colour image of Benwyvis IV at sea on one side;
  • 15 black and white negatives of the same set of photographs as the 14 of Benwyvis IV in unidentified port also in this file;
  • 47 items of correspondence concerning publicity and arrangement for the launch and maiden voyage of Benwyvis IV, 1966-1967;
  • 5 documents detailing guests and schedule for Benwyvis IV maiden voyage reception, 1967;
  • 3 copies of extracts from speeches to be given at the reception by Lord Tweedsmuir and Sir Charles Connell, 1967;
  • 4 draft press releases redarding Benwyvis IV, 1966-1967;
  • 1 document giving a general description of Bendearg;
  • 1 document detailing the furnishings of the interior of Benwyvis IV and suppliers;
  • copy of an invoice for a flower order for the maiden voyage of Benledi VI, 1965;
  • 4 handwritten notes regarding Benwyvis IV and publicity arrangements;
  • delivery note from Ralston photographers for provision of 2 photographs, 1966;
  • handwritten notes on sheet of paper headed "Benwyvis Photographs", containing a list of initials and names alonside photograph orders, 1966;
  • Benwyvis IV maiden voyage card, 1967.