Swansea and Port Talbot Docks History

Port Talbot Docks - Maps and Aerial views

Port Talbot Docks prior to 1894, before the construction of the new dock and lock entrance.



Port Talbot Docks in 1930. The additional dock area and new lock entrance shown on the map were completed in 1898.



Port Talbot Docks in 1965, just prior to the construction of Port Talbot Tidal Harbour.



Port Talbot Tidal Harbour, completed in 1970.



Port Talbot Dock in the 1900s.



Locks, early 1900s.



Docks with ship in dry dock - taken during the seamen's strike of 1966.



Ore transporters on Margam Wharf



Port Talbot in the 1950s



Port Talbot in 2019



Port Talbot Dock and Tidal Harbour in 2019