The cargo ship Ternefjell sits afloat the River Wear after launching from the shipyard of John Crown & Sons, Sunderland, on April 10th 1948. Such photos demonstrate just how vital a part Sunderland's shipbuilding industry played during the First World War. 1,451 grt, Engine builder North Eastern Marine Engineering (1938) Ltd.Engine detailTriple expansion single screw. First owner A/S Rudolf - Olsen & Ugelstad, Oslo. Fate: 1953 Collision 24/05/1953. Disposal Detail: Sank after a collision with s.s. DOTTEREL when 11 miles SW by W of Start Point on passage Antwerp via London for Chicago. 

Photo and info courtesy of Sunderland built ships. Rk