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Grain imported from Australia is being pumped directly out of the ship and onto sailing barges at Millwall Docks to be transported by river and canal throughout the country. Corn Porter James Goodwin is working to level out the cargo in this barge, the Atlantic of Ipswich. The barge will lie lower in the water as it fills with the grain.
1958 AD - 1958 AD
© Henry Grant Collection/Museum of London