Scope and Content

  • 18 black and white photographs of ship at sea;
  • 4 colour photographs of ship at sea;
  • 1 colour photograph montage of ship in port;
  • 3 black and white photographs of ship in port;
  • 5 black and white photographs of ship's interior;
  • 11 black and white photographs of deck equipment;
  • 7 black and white photographs of engine room machinery;
  • 58 black and white photographs of cargo including a small boat named Waterman, military vehicles, train engine, machinery, crates and cars;
  • 6 colour photographs of a boat called  Mata Ikan, Singapore, being carried as cargo;
  • 1 black and white photograph of captain and 5 other individuals onboard at a presentation ceremony;
  • 1 black and white photograph of 2 children;
  • 2 colour glass transparency slides of ship in dock;
  • 1 colour postcard of ship at sea;
  • 1 black and white postcard of ship at sea;
  • 1 black and white negative of ship at sea;
  • 1 contact sheet with 10 black and white images of the ship's crane at work;
  • 3 colour photographs of ship renamed Kota Petani, Singapore, with envelope and note explaining that this is the renamed Benarty, 1981;
  • 1 A4 sheet of tracing paper with outline of ship drawn on it;
  • 5 documents drafting details of crew and ship for press release;
  • 1 letter from Killick Martin & Co regarding photographs of ship's "70-ton lift", 1965;
  • 1 letter sent to 12 individuals (named) concerning arrangements for Benarty press reception, 1963.