Originally Posted by Zanshin
I have the city (very far from VA), and can see that the picture was taken while the ship was in the drydock, but the picture on Google maps shows that dock to be dry, so I'm not sure which classic ship this could be.
The following snap looks like the potential location:
Apologies, Zanshin you were spot on with the location as per your photo. Yr shot was obviously taken during construction of the dock but as can be seen the Polly Woodside is berthed nearby. (For some reason your photo did not initially display in the thread.)