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Digital Photograph - Engineer of Shell Product Tanker 'Conis', in Day Room, Melbourne, 1987 Image Reg. No: MM 110226

Description Of Content:
Man in ship engineer's uniform reading newspaper in the dayroom on a ship.

Marty Hart, Chief Engineer, reading a newspaper on board 'MV Conis', a Shell oil tanker, in April 1987 in his dayroom. A shortwave radio is behind him in the porthole. He is in uniform. Working as a crew member on a commercial ship has meant long times apart for Marty, his wife Devon and their children.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs Devon Hart, 2006
Contributed by Mrs Devon Hart
Discipline: History

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Themes this item is part of: Transport Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: WATER TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Shipboard Life - Crew
Tertiary Classification: office interiors
People Depicted: Hart, Marty
Organisations Depicted: MV Conis'; Shell Petroleum
Format: Digital Still Image: Colour; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Yarraville, Victoria, Australia, Apr 1987

Place Depicted Notes: Probably Holden Dock.
Photographer: Mrs Devon Hart

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