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One of the Woolwich Ferry paddle steamers, c. 1906-09.

One of the Woolwich Ferry paddle steamers, c. 1906-09.
The Woolwich Free Ferry, c. 1906-09.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H4415
Description: One of the first batch of paddle steamers used by the Woolwich Free Ferry. Although Woolwich has had a ferry since Medieval times, the Free Ferry dates from 1889. It has a Royal Charter that ensures its survival as a free public service.
Creator: Unknown
Date: c. 1906-09
Credit line: Newham Archives and Local Studies Library collection
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