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Quarantine guard ship Rhin, Standgate Creek.
|Quarantine guard ship Rhin, Standgate Creek.|
|© National Maritime Museum, London|
|Repro ID: PU9754|
|Description: A quarantine ship out near Sheerness - one of the earliest and longest-used forms of defence against sea-borne disease.|
|Date: c. 1830|
|Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London|