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Limehouse dock: 1872

Gustave Doré

Limehouse dock: 1872
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm

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An illustration of Limehouse Dock from 'London: a Pilgrimage' by Blanchard Jerrold and Gustave Doré, 1872. Jerrold describes how 'At Limehouse the activity in the coal trade was the striking feature' with 'rows of black ships [and] dusty workmen and quays'.

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1872 AD - 1872 AD
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