A view of timber planks being transferred from a ship to transport barges. The dock was widened at the turn of the 20th century and mainly dealt with imported softwood from Scandinavia until it was closed in the 1970s.

Date:
1945 - 1965
Location:
Surrey Commercial Docks, Greenland Dock, Rotherhithe, Southwark, Greater London Authority
Reference:
AA002164
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

Early 20th Century Dock, Industry, Water Transport