Benlomond VI

Scope and Content

  • 13 black and white photographs of ship at sea;
  • 2 colour photographs of ship at sea;
  • 13 black and white photographs of ship anchored and in port;
  • 4 black and white photographs of cargo being loaded onto ship;
  • 3 black and white photographs and a contact sheet of 12 images with attached letter showing a Securicor armoured vehicle being shipped from London to Malaya aboard Benlomond, 1962;
  • 1 black and white photograph with caption showing Captain A. Sinclair and the Olympic rowing coach 'Jumbo' Edwards with an Olympic flag on deck of ship;
  • 2 black and white contact sheets with a total of 24 images of the ship in unidentified dock;
  • 1 negative of ship at Port Sudan;
  • 3 black and white postcards of ship at sea;
  • bundle of 4 Ben Line headed documents detailing new ships: Benvrackie, 1954, Bendoran, 1956 and Benlomond, 1957;
  • 1 draft press release announcing new ship Benlomond, 1957;
  • 12 page extract from Ships Monthly, Vol. 2 No. 4., featuring an article about Benlomond, 1967.