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The Baltic Sprite passing the south bank wharves.

The Baltic Sprite passing the south bank wharves.
The Baltic Sprite passing the south bank wharves.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H4016
Description: The freighter 'Baltic Sprite' (1960) passing the post-war buildings that had replaced the warehouses of Symon's, Stanton's, the Gun & Shot and Griffin Wharves, c. 1960. The wharves were at their busiest at this time, but were all to close within a decade.
Creator: Ian Cochran
Date: c. 1960
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London. Cochran Collection
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