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A fireman's dwelling on Fort Street after the Silvertown explosion.
|Fort Street after the explosion.|
|© National Maritime Museum, London|
|Repro ID: H2529|
|Description: A policeman surveys the damage to the housing on Fort Street, which was across the road from the Brunner Mond explosive works. In the crowded streets of Silvertown 73 people died and many more were injured by the blast.|
|Credit line: Newham Archives and Local Studies Library Collection.|