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A Porter at Billingsgate Fish Market: c.1955

Henry Grant

A Porter at Billingsgate Fish Market: c.1955
3 0 c m
actual image size: 22cm x 22cm

Full image caption

A Porter at Billingsgate Fish Market carrying boxes on his head using a distinctive leather 'bobbing hat'.
Built in 1875 to the designs of the City of London Architect, Sir Horace Jones, the Billingsgate Fish Market closed in 1982 and was relocated from Lower Thames Street in the City of London to the Docklands near Canary Wharf.

Image Details

1950 AD - 1960 AD
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© Henry Grant Collection/Museum of London

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