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Frank Shilling - Recollections of changes in the Port of London.

Frank Shilling - Recollections of changes in the Port of London.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H5840
Description: Frank describes the great changes that have taken place along the river since he worked as a docker. The wharves have all closed and been transformed into luxury apartments and shops. The riverside community that Frank knew has completely changed.
Creator: National Maritime Museum
Date: November 2003
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
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