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