PortCities London
UKBristolHartlepoolLiverpoolLondonSouthampton
You are here:  PortCities London home > The working Thames
Text Only About this Site Feedback
Explore this site
About maritime London
Early port
Tudor and Stuart port
18th-century port
19th-century port
20th-century port
People and places
Port communities
Crime and punishment
Leisure, health and housing
Thames art, literature and architecture
The working Thames
London's docks and shipping
Trades, industries and institutions
Port of science and discovery
Historical events
Ceremony and catastrophe
London in war and conflict
Fun and games
Things to do
Timeline games
Matching games
Send an e-card
*
   Back to The National Dock Labour Scheme and labour relations after 1945
*
**
*

Hay's Wharf.

Hay's Wharf.
Hay's Wharf.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H4025
Description: Hay's Wharf in its heyday around 1960. By that time the Hay's Group controlled almost all the wharves on the south bank between Tower Bridge and London Bridge. It was nicknamed the 'larder of London', and its cranes dominated the south side of the river. Hay's closed in 1969, and the site is now occupied by Hay's Galleria, a mixture of office, retail and residential space incorporating some elements of the previous buildings.
Creator: Ian Cochran
Date: c. 1960
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London. Cochran Collection
*
*
Related Resources
Related Images11 Images
*
*
8
National Maritime Museum/Royal Observatory GreenwichNew Opportunities Fund 
Legal & CopyrightPartner sites:BristolHartlepoolLiverpoolSouthamptonAbout this SiteFeedbackText Only