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Unloading into lighters in the Upper Pool, by WL Wyllie.

Unloading into lighters in the Upper Pool, by WL Wyllie.
Unloading into lighters in the Upper Pool.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: PW0706
Description: At the height of the port's prosperity some 6000 lighters carried cargoes to and from the docks and wharves of London. This drypoint etching shows two steamers unloading their cargoes into lighters.
Creator: William Lionel Wyllie
Date: c. 1925
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
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