The opening ceremony of King George VI Graving Dock, Singapore Naval Base, Sembawang : night view

This is a photograph from E. A. Brown's collection, taken at the opening ceremony of King George VI Graving Dock on 14 February 1938. It shows a night view of the caisson of the graving dock. The illuminated aircraft carrier H.M.S. Eagle and other naval ships are seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff. Information contributed by Richard Hale.

Credit Line

From the Edwin A. Brown Collection. All rights reserved, Celia Mary Ferguson and National Library Board, Singapore 2008

Subjects
  • Events
  • Commerce and Industry
  • Business, finance and industry
  • Docks--Singapore--Photographs
  • Ships--Singapore--Photographs

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