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The Missions to Seamen Institute on the East India Dock Road.

The Missions to Seamen Institute on the East India Dock Road.
The Missions to Seamen Institute on the East India Dock Road.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H0049
Description: A postcard showing the Missions to Seamen Institute at 154 East India Dock Road, c. 1904. This building was opened in 1893 by the Church of England's Missions to Seamen organization. It contained a church, institute, gymnasium, coffee bar and class rooms. The Missions to Seamen left the building in 1932 to set up a new home in the Royal Docks, but the building still stands.
Creator: Unknown
Date: c. 1904
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
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