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Reading out the names of all those saved in the Princess Alice disaster.

Reading out the names of all those saved in the Princess Alice disaster.
Reading out the names of all those saved in the Princess Alice disaster.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H2503
Description: One of the dramatic pictures from the Illustrated London News coverage of the 'Princess Alice' disaster. At North Woolwich Pier, where the paddle steamer was due to drop off hundreds of passengers, a man is reading out the names of the known survivors of the collision. Among the anxious crowds, few were to receive good news.
Creator: 'Illustrated London News'
Date: 1878
Credit line: Newham Archives and Local Studies Library Collection.
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