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Cotton's Wharf (Tooley Street).

Cotton's Wharf (Tooley Street).
Cotton's Wharf (Tooley Street).
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H6103
Description: Lighters and the Danish freighter 'Hengest' at the quayside of Cotton's Wharf on the south bank of the Upper Pool. Goods from the 'Hengest' are being moved to the warehouses by handcart. This major wharf backed on to Tooley Street, scene of the disastrous fire of 1861. This illustration appeared in 'Living London' (1901-02), edited by George R Sims.
Creator: Unknown
Date: c. 1900
Credit line: G.R. Sims, Living London
National Maritime Museum/Royal Observatory GreenwichNew Opportunities Fund 
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