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: British Empire & Commonwealth

: Sitwell

: 2003/071/1/2/2

: Photographs of floating dock

: [1940s]

: This file contains 5 images labelled with a note which reads "S.S.H. Sitwell Esqr. 1 copy each of all 5 views of Floating Dock." Sitwell's employer, Jessop & Co., formed a partnership company, Braithwaite, Burn & Jessop Construction Company, in 1930, and this company undertook the construction of floating docks for various clients, including the British Admiralty, in the 1940s. The docks were built in Bombay before being towed to their eventual destinations and assembled.

India

: 5 photographs

: File

: 5 b/w photographs

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