IT IS THE Montevideo Maru as you’ve never seen it before.
This is a wonderful composition and is almost certainly of a motor vessel built around 1956 as the successor to the first Montevideo Maru.The negative came to light on eBay and was purchased by James Hook, a ministerial adviser with the
James has identified the bridge in the background as the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.
The first Montevideo Maru was a passenger vessel. This successor is a freighter.