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The Commercial Docks, by G Cooke.

The Commercial Docks, by G Cooke.
The Commercial Docks.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: PU1446
Description: The Grand Surrey Canal Company opened a dock at Rotherhithe in 1807. In the following five years several dock companies built a number of docks in the same area. The complex was later known as the Surrey Commercial Docks, which specialised in timber and trade with the Baltic and North America.
Creator: G. Cooke (engraver & publisher): S. Hawkins (printer): Longman & Co (publishers): A. & J. Arch (publ
Date: 1827
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London, Green Blackwall Collection
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