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Scotland's Rig Yards

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1974

Nigg Graving Dock Shown as the sluices are opened, flooding the dock for the floatout of Highland Two, one of the jack...
Early days. A picture from the North soutor showing the yard being constructed. Start of a jacket which I presum...
Nigg from Nigg hill A photo from Nigg hill at the start of the construction in 1974.
First section Chevron Jacket, Nigg 1974/75 Dock still not completely dry from the ...
Dock Gate Nigg c 1974/75 Preparing for flooding. Nigg dock gate, the discharge pipes for the two 8in. pumps...
Highland Two Buoyancy tank The two buoyancy tanks made sure the jacket ended up in a vertical position once it was skidded off ...
Accident in the Graving Dock Mangled cranes following a failure when lifting a pile into position.
American sky horse cranes Two American Skyhorses working in Nigg dock
Little Wolf taken from the top of the jacket View of little wolf and the East side of the dock gate

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