SAR008774 SCOTLAND (1947). John Brown's Yard, Clydebank Old Kilpatrick, Dunbartonshire, Scotland. An oblique aerial photograph taken facing North.

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Details

Title [SAR008774] John Brown's Yard, Clydebank Old Kilpatrick, Dunbartonshire, Scotland. An oblique aerial photograph taken facing North.
Reference SAR008774
Date 1947
Link Canmore Collection item 1437776
Place name
Parish OLD KILPATRICK (CLYDEBANK)
District CLYDEBANK
Country SCOTLAND
Easting / Northing 249485, 669758
Longitude / Latitude -4.4074679137064, 55.897409755484
National Grid Reference NS495698

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Yes, very probably the 'Barossa', built by John Browns at this time.

ewnmcg
Monday 4th of April 2016 10:01:56 PM
La Scala cinema building, still standing in a 'sea' of desolation after the Clydebank blitz.

ewnmcg
Monday 4th of April 2016 09:57:21 PM
Surely this is the 'Caronia', launched Oct 1947 and putting the Dec 1947 photo date into question.

ewnmcg
Monday 4th of April 2016 09:54:15 PM
Fairly sure this is the 'Suffolk ferry, a train ferry, built for LNER Co. She was in service by Sept 1947 and this would put the Dec 1947 photo date in question.

ewnmcg
Monday 4th of April 2016 09:53:02 PM
You are spot on...see image EAW043677

Billy Turner
Saturday 22nd of October 2016 09:51:18 PM
Clyde Cement Works: a clinker grinding plant operated by Tunnel 1933-1967. The clinker mainly came by sea from West Thurrock.

Dylan Moore
Wednesday 12th of August 2015 10:41:33 PM
Battle Class destroyer

ken
Wednesday 22nd of July 2015 07:44:47 PM