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100 tons

100 tons

The crane on the right is built into the dockside it was steam-driven with a lifting capacity of 100 tons!, Alexandra dock Hull Circa 1984. I often used to visit the dock in the early 80′s, it had been mothballed in 1982. The place felt like a sleeping giant which was eventually awoken in 1992, […]


Cranes in black & white

Cranes in black & white

Redundant dockside cranes awaiting the scrap man, Alexandra dock Hull Circa 1984 Bookmark on Delicious Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin Tweet about it


Summer 1984

Summer 1984

A summers evening in 1984 in the days when the public had more or less free access to the docks in Hull. Many fishing trawlers are laid up as a result of the Cod War’s and are waiting for new owners or the scrapyard. Its interesting to see a family taking a stroll in the […]