The background to the project
Many hands: Trades of the Port of London, 1850-1980
Find out what it was like to work in the Port of London
The 20th-century port
The changing fortunes of Docklands and the port
The riverside wharves
The forgotten part of the port
Click on the labels to find out more about London's Docks
London's docks: past and present
Contrasting photographs of the docks during the heyday of the working port with images of today's redeveloped Docklands
Match the commodity to the dock it came into
Uncover the matching pairs.
West India Docks family trail
Explore the remains of the West India Docks.