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Harbour Coal Loading by a Coal Hurry

Maryport Harbour Senhouse Dock Coal Loading Crane With Rail Wago
Maryport harbour Senhouse Dock coal loading crane with rail wagons. Note three rail cranes on dock and factories with storage tanks and factory chimneys behind. Ship in Senhouse Dock many factory chimneys. Tanks likely store Benzine, a byproduct of coal to coke, that was a fuel until petrol used.
Coal hurry loading ships was near ex Carr flour mill Maryport Dock
Coal loading hurry Maryport Dock from Colin Bell MTTA Was the name "Hurry" just a local one? It certainly saved a lot of time as opposed to loading the coal manually.That was the most modern one, the other one was on the opposite side of the dock and was a wooden version
Maryport Elizabeth Dock From Basin Coal Loading Crane Coal And Spoil Heaps 1968
Maryport Elizabeth Dock From Basin Coal Loading Crane Coal And Spoil Heaps 1968
Maryport harbour Elizabeth Dock three steamers berthed Using t
Maryport harbour Elizabeth Dock three steamers berthed. Using the coal loading building at the left distance, this seems to be looking from Elizabeth Dock towards Senhouse Dock
Maryport harbour sailing ships loading from coal hurries
Maryport harbour sailing ships loading from coal hurries
Maryport Senhouse Dock Multiple Sailing And Steam Ships Coal Loading And Rails Colourised
Maryport Senhouse Dock Multiple Sailing And Steam Ships Coal Loading And Rails Colourised
Maryport Harbour Senhouse Dock Sailing Ship Being Loaded With Co
Maryport harbour Senhouse Dock sailing ship being loaded with coal on right. Note factory chimneys and loading crane and coal and spoil heaps on the right. In the foreground is the pier that now has the lifeboat launching slipway.
Maryport Harbour Elizabeth Dock Three Steamers Berthed
Maryport harbour Elizabeth Dock three steamers berthed. Using the coal loading building at the left distance, this seems to be looking from Elizabeth Dock towards Senhouse Dock
Maryport harbour had coal hurries loading coal sailing ships
Harbours had coal hurries loading coal sailing ships, This is an illustration but the ones in the rear look like the ones that are seen in early photos of Maryport harbour.