An exterior view from the River Thames. The public house was originally built in 1520 and known as the Devil's Tavern through its association with thieves and smugglers. Its name was changed to the Prospect of Whitby in 1777.

Date:
1945 - 1965
Location:
Prospect Of Whitby, 57 Wapping Wall, Shadwell, Tower Hamlets, Greater London Authority, E1
Reference:
AA002097
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

Curator: Birks, David

Photographer: Rawlings, S W

Keywords

Hanoverian Public House, Tudor Public House