London Docks, Number One Warehouse, Wapping, Stepney, London

London Docks, Number One Warehouse, Wapping, Stepney, London
Photograph taken 1870 - 1900 © Reproduced by permission of Historic England Archive ref: DD97/00127

A view of Number One Warehouse with barrels containing cargo lined up in the foreground and tall ships docked in the background. The docks were the nearest to the city and opened in 1805. The warehouses stood on top of vast wine cellars.

Location

Greater London Stepney

Period

Victorian (1837 - 1901)

Tags

warehouse trade barrel river crane cargo ship sail Victorian (1837 - 1901)