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Tate's Wharf, Silvertown.
|Tate's Wharf, Silvertown.|
|© National Maritime Museum, London|
|Repro ID: H2834|
|Description: The company wharf of the Thames Refinery, founded by Henry Tate in 1871. The firm of Henry Tate & Son later merged with another Silvertown refinery belonging to Abram Lyle to form the Tate & Lyle company. The sugar refineries on the Thames depended entirely on the river for deliveries of raw materials.|
|Credit line: Newham Archives and Local Studies Library collection.|