Ben Line and Associated Container Transportation news cuttings book

Scope and Content

Unlabelled bound volume containing presscuttings. Includes cuttings relating to:  

  • Ben Line ships, including the commissioning of new ships from Charles Connell & Co, Scotstoun;
  • Ben Line ships involved in rescues of stranded ship crews;
  • Ben Line's sailing times to the Far East;
  • news concerning Ben Line staff;
  • Ben Line's role in the formation of the container shipping consortium, Associated Container Transportation Ltd;
  • a dispute involving Ben Line crew wages;
  • promotions and features about the Ben Line, its ships, services and history;