NOSTALGIA: ‘Monster from the deep’ salvaged from Boston Docks in 1981 (GALLERY)
A crowd gathered at Boston Docks in late November, 1981, as 100 tons of twisted metal – a toppled quayside crane – was hauled from 14ft of murky water.
By David Seymour
Published 20th Dec 2021, 16:00 GMT
These pictures of the salvage operation were taken by Standard photographer Gary Atkinson and appeared alongside the headline ‘monster of the deep’.