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The ambulance steamer Geneva Cross at Long Reach pier.

The ambulance steamer Geneva Cross at Long Reach pier.
The ambulance steamer Geneva Cross at Long Reach pier.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H4169
Description: The Metropolitan Asylums Board's ambulance steamer 'Geneva Cross' at Long Reach pier. She was one of several paddle steamers that ferried smallpox patients, staff and supplies from assembly point in London (the ambulance wharves) out to the floating smallpox hospitals in Long Reach.
Creator: Unknown
Date: unknown
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
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