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The giant oil tanker RODEFJELL arriving at Cape Town on her maiden voyage

Date: 1930s
Medium: Ink on paper
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from the Estate of John Watt
Object Name: Newspaper clipping
Object No: ANMS0400[004]
Related Place:Cape Town,

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    Caption reads 'The giant oil tanker RODEFJELL, arriving at Cape Town on her maiden voyage. The ship was built for Norway t (sic) Sunderland, and was the biggest ship ever made by its builders. The tanker was built in two sections and joined together in a dry dock. It carried 23,000 tons of liquid fuel.'

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