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Unloading a collier.
|Unloading a collier.|
|© National Maritime Museum, London|
|Repro ID: PU7770|
|Description: London was a huge market for coal, which was used for domestic heating and in the capital's industries. Huge quantities of coal were brought into the port by colliers from northeast England.|
|Creator: John Augustus Atkinson (artist & engraver): William Miller (publisher): James Walker (publisher)|
|Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London|