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The Great Eastern rounding Blackwall Point.

The Great Eastern rounding Blackwall Point.
The Great Eastern under way.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H1735
Description: After being fitted out at David Napier's old yard, the 'Great Eastern' set off on her first trip on 7 September 1859. She is depicted here rounding Blackwall Point bound for Portland Roads.
Creator: Unknown
Date: 1859
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
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