St Katharine's Dock, Wapping, London

St Katharine's Dock was built on a cramped site to designs by Thomas Telford, opening in 1828. The warehouses were built right up to the quays to allow more efficient loading and unloading of cargo. The ground floors were open for access.


Greater London Wapping


1950s (1950 - 1959)


ship dock warehouse water transport trade