Mechanical navy and bulldozer at work, Graving Dock
ID numberART30268.001
Collection typeArt
TitleMechanical navy and bulldozer at work, Graving Dock
Measurementoverall: 27.4 x 36.2 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerMcClintock, Herbert
Place madeAustralia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date madec 1943
Physical descriptionbrown ink wash with pen and ink over pencil on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionScene showing a bulldozer, workers and other equipment at Sydney graving dock. McClintock's focus on the immensity of the structures surrounding the workers is demonstrative of the scale of the project being undertaken.
Labourers, graving dock
Concrete gang, graving dock construction, July 1943
Concrete workers, graving dock, August 1943
Concrete workers, graving dock, August 1943
Graving dock under construction, showing electric gantry, August 1943
Linesmen erecting pole, graving dock, August 1943
Labourer with guy rope, graving dock construction, August 1943
Blacksmith forges with Caisson section of dock wall in construction
Section of dock wall under construction, September 1943; verso: sketch of dock wall construction in pencil
Dock under construction
Sections of tank for floating caisson, graving dock, October 1943
Cement workers graving dock construction, October 1943
Rope splicer, service wharf for graving dock under construction, October 1943
CCC men, Oberon, November 1943
Studies, CCC workers, Oberon
Early morning scene, CCC camp, Fish River, Oberon
CCC camp site, Fish River Oberon
CCC workers clearing timber, Fish River, Oberon, November 1943
Interior CCC canteen, Oberon, November 1943
Interior CCC hut, Fish River, Oberon, November 1943
CCC labourers Oberon, November 1943
CCC camp site on Fish River, Oberon
Scene at CCC camp, Fish River, Oberon, November 1943
Bridge carpenters, service warf, graving dock