Part of the Acorn Archive
Hearts of Oak
Coaling & Depot Ships
Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd
The Temperley Transporter Company and Appleby’s Ltd
Pages under construction
According to the correspondence, coaling was rather more of a science than first meets the eye;
let alone the design features of the Temperley Transporter itself,
which had revolutionised, and ensured a faster safer method of, coaling ships.
Illustrations from The Temperley Transporter Company’s Letterhead.
Source : Swan Hunter Collection
2007 - This collection is not yet open for public use because it has not been catalogued.
With many thanks to Colin Boyd of Tyne & Wear Archives