The Shipyard Apprentice

The Shipyard Apprentice
Port of Dartmouth       Ship Building        20thC
Category Descriptions
Port of Dartmouth:Dartmouth's maritime history, including shipping and shipbuilding.
Ship Building:Additional papers on Dartmouth's shipbuilding industry.
DHRG No:102685
Format:Portable Document Format (.pdf)
An account by a Dartmothian of the time when his father worked for Philip & Son Shipbuilder at Noss and Sandquay and his own apprenticeship as a draughtsman with them which commenced in 1937. There are accounts of the activities that took place during his time there and a outline of Drawing Office procedure from enquiry to delivery of a vessel.