Photographic collection: About 1926? Coal strike, German coal imported. Cargo caught fire, beached in the Bay, cargo taken off in carts and sold round the houses. Very soft coal, spontaneous combustion. Note: Above endorsement confirmed by Mr. R.C Smith. Date: 15/11/1926. View of half submerged ship in Swansea Bay

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 216 P/PR/85iii/4/6
  • Dates of Creation
      [1926]
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      1 photograph, black and white