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Vaults at the Rum Quay at the West India Dock after the fire.

Vaults at the Rum Quay at the West India Dock after the fire.
Vaults at the Rum Quay at the West India Dock after the fire.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: P49089
Description: Damaged vaults at the Rum Quay at the West India Docks after the great fire of 21 April 1933. The fire took four days to put out, and destroyed 3.1 million litres of rum.
Creator: W G Browne
Date: 1933
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London. Browne collection.
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