Ridley's Tug Marty

Robert
6th December 2006, 23:01
marty on the tyne date ?

johnalderman
7th December 2006, 15:50
The cranes in the background are at Palmers Jarrow and the yard was closed in the 1920s one of the reasons for the Jarrow march so it must date from before then, Hope this helps.

zelo1954
7th December 2006, 22:16
The cranes in the background are at Palmers Jarrow and the yard was closed in the 1920s one of the reasons for the Jarrow march so it must date from before then, Hope this helps.

I'd say the two cargo ships fitting out are of 50s vintage. Don't know where that leaves the crane though.