Swansea and Port Talbot Docks History

Port Talbot Docks at Work



50 ton floating crane unloading part of the new Bessemer Plant from mv Milo, July 1958.


The Wellpark waiting for a level to enter the docks, Boxing Day 1963. Photo: Christopher Lewis



Ore Carrier Ravensworth.

Photo donated by Martyn Thomas who sailed from Port Talbot in her in 1966



Tug Gower waiting for the inner gates to open.



The Wellpark is a tight fit in the locks.



Sea Cadets boats in the old Dry Dock.



Oreosa entering the locks



Senag about to set sail



Saggat on the ore berth



Naval vessel entering the dock