Plan of the London-dock

with some observations respecting the river immediately connected withdocks in general, and of the improvement of navigation. Part II. by Vaughan, William in London

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  • London (England) -- Docks, wharves, etc.
The Physical Object
Pagination12 p. :
Number of Pages12
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Open LibraryOL19416651M

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Two Plans of the London-Dock; With Some Observations Respecting the River, Immediately Connected with Docks in General, and of the Improvement of Navigation.

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The London Docks occupied a total area of about 30 acres (, m²). They consisted of the Western and Eastern docks which were linked by the short Tobacco Dock.

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The port and river collections are a unique repository of objects and documents that track the history of the Thames and London as a working port over the centuries. The collection contains material from London’s docks, the river Thames and riverside industries.

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