St Mary Overys Dock, Clink Wharf Limited, Southwark, London

St Mary Overys Dock, Clink Wharf Limited, Southwark, London
Photograph taken 1950 - 1959 © Historic England Archive ref: AA98/05351

The River Thames in London was lined with wharves into the 1950s. This created a townscape of massive warehouses and narrow streets. Clink Wharf Ltd in St Mary Overy's Dock on the Southwark bank was one of these. It has since been demolished.

Location

Greater London Southwark

Period

1950s (1950 - 1959)

Tags

street scene warehouse wharf people 1950s (1950 - 1959)