Benvalla I

Scope and Content

  • 11 black and white photographs of ship at sea;
  • 2 colour photographs of ship at sea;
  • 16 black and white photographs of ship in port;
  • 9 black and white photographs of ship launch ceremony, including guests and ship itself, 1962;
  • 7 black and white photographs of an event onboard the ship, likely maiden voyage reception;
  • 7 black and white photographs of men in suits at an event aboard the ship;
  • 1 black and white photograph of the Indonesian badminton team onboard the ship in London, on the occaision of the Thomas Cup, as noted on caption on rear;
  • 2 black and white photographs and 1 colour photograph of the ship passing the Forth rail bridge;
  • 1 black and white photograph showing a general view of the ship's deck;
  • set of 4 black and white negatives and 3 photographs of the ship at sea with flags decorating it, 1962;
  • 1 colour photograph of ship in dock;
  • 3 black and white photographs of red London bus being loaded as cargo;
  • 12 black and white photographs of cars being loaded as cargo;
  • 12 black and white photographs of passenger accomodation;
  • 4 black and white photographs of the working interior of the ship;
  • 2 black and white photographs of cadet Jens Martin holding a chameleon in transport on ship, 1964;
  • 1 black and white photograph of Ben Valla (mountain);
  • 1 colour postcard of ship;
  • 4 colour transparencies of ship at sea;
  • 2 colour transparencies of ship deck;
  • 3 colour transparencies of passenger accomodation;
  • 1 colour transparency of ship bridge;
  • 1 black and white negative of ship in port;
  • 1 set of negatives taken by a passenger on the ship, with accompanying letter, 1975;
  • maiden voyage card;
  • 3 illustrations of ship on card;
  • 2 internal items of correspondence concerning ship maiden voyage publicity, 1962;
  • 1 press release detailing new ship, 1962;
  • reprinted article featuring the ship from The Shipping World, 1962;
  • 4 photograph supply notes, c 1966-1973.