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   Back to HMS 'Thunderer' and the closure of the ironworks

Foremen and workers at the Thames Ironworks.

Foremen and workers at the Thames Ironworks.
Foremen and workers at the Thames Ironworks.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H0465
Description: This remarkable photograph was taken at the Thames Ironworks at Blackwall in 1901. The machinery depicted is part of a steam engine for a merchant ship. The presence of the men gives a good indication of the scale of the engine.
Creator: Unknown
Date: 1901
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
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