The 'Joseph Lee' and water barges moored in the dock. The dock was originally built in 1697 and greatly enlarged at the end of the 19th century. The main import (until 1970) was softwood from Scandanavia, seen here to the right of the photograph.

Date:
1945 - 1965
Location:
Surrey Commercial Docks, Greenland Dock, Rotherhithe, Southwark, Greater London Authority
Reference:
AA001564
Type:
Photograph (Negative)
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Content

This is part of the Series: RAW01/02 Negatives and prints of English locations; within the Collection: RAW01 S W Rawlings Collection

Rights

© Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Photographer: Rawlings, S W

Curator: Birks, David

Keywords

Stuart Dock, Early 20th Century Dock, Industry, Water Transport