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The Nelson on the Stocks, building at Woolwich in the year 1814.

The Nelson on the Stocks, building at Woolwich in the year 1814.
The Nelson on the Stocks, building at Woolwich in the year 1814.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: PZ7973
Description: The man-of-war 'Nelson' on the stocks, being admired by ladies and gentleman in the foreground. There are men at work, seven are carrying a large piece of timber up the ramp, with large rough carts for carrying goods around. It also appears that the mast is being hoisted into position.
Creator: L. Francia (artist): W.B. Cooke (engraver & publisher)
Date: 1st Jul 1815
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
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