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The Shipping Federation offices on Connaught Road, Royal Victoria Dock.

The Shipping Federation offices on Connaught Road, Royal Victoria Dock.
Shipping Federation offices on Connaught Road, Royal Victoria Dock.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H0859
Description: The Shipping Federation, formed in 1890 under Cuthbert Laws, was an employers' organisation dedicated to maritime manpower issues, providing advice and guidance to the shipping companies that made up its membership. The federation was a powerful voice in the running of the port of London.
Creator: Unknown
Date: c. 1914
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
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