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A view taken near Limehouse Bridge, by John Boydell.

A view taken near Limehouse Bridge, by John Boydell.
A view taken near Limehouse Bridge, by John Boydell.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: PY2196
Description: 'A view taken near Limehouse Bridge, looking down the Thames', one of the many views of England and Wales published by John Boydell (1719-1804). Boydell specialised in engravings of paintings by notable artists. He later became Lord Mayor of London. This view of Limehouse contains few vessels but depicts several landing places at low water.
Creator: John Boydell
Date: 1751
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London, Green Blackwall Collection
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