On 25th June 1920 HRH Edward the Prince of Wales, at the Walsh Island Dockyard, pulls the lever to launch
ship No. 42 SS Enoggera, under construction for the Commonwealth Government of Australia.
Walsh Island State Dockyard & Engineering works - 1913 to 1933.
The NSW State Government Dockyard an
From a slide shot in National Maritime Museum, 1987. (The two-tone effect on the 24-carat gilding is caused by the museum's downlighters and uplighters being of different colour temperatures.)
The vessel was completed in 1732 for Frederick, eldest son of George II.