50 year anniversary for containerisation in Fremantle

Post date: Mar 31, 2019 7:54:1 PM

Many thanks to David Iredale who forwarded on this link to an article in The West Australian about the arrival of the Encounter Bay in Fremantle in March 1969.  This was the first visit to Australia of a purpose-built container ship for international long-haul trade.  Well worth a read!