July 1989 issue material

Scope and Content

Original file labelled July 1989.

  • 67 photographs of Ben Line people and guests at events across the world, Ben Line ships, staff dinners and other events, paintings of ships and places visited by Ben ships and staff, c1940s-1980s;
  • 6 cartoon sketches, c1980s;
  • 3 presscuttings regarding redundancies within Ben Line, a sinking Greek cargo ship and Ben Bulletin winning a publishing award, 1981-1985;
  • colour transparency of a man standing in front of a photograph of an oil rig, c1980s;
  • press release issued by the National Museum of Antiquities of Scotland regarding an exhibition of Scottish pottery, c1980s;
  • copy of a letter from Michael Strachan thanking the company for his retirement gifts, 1982;
  • naming ceremony brochure for semi-submersible rig Benreoch, with annotations, 1983.