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S.S. BLUE JACKET

artist unknown

(Amgueddfa Cymru regrets that we are not able to provide an image for this item at this time. This is either due to copyright restrictions, or the item is awaiting digitisation. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.)

Date: circa 1910

Media: mixed media on paper

Size: 466 x 671 mm

Acquired: 1934; Gift

Accession Number: 34.483

The S.S. BLUE JACKET was completed in 1904 by J.L. Thompson and Son of Sunderland for George Hallett of Cardiff. She was sold to a Tyneside Shipping Company in 1915 and renamed TYNEMEDE.               

Work not on display

1 comment

Gareth Jones on 13 October 2013, 17:36

This was the ship of which my Great Grandfather was master. My Great Aunt Mari lent an oil painting of it to the Aberystwyth musuem where it still languishes.

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