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Containing smallpox in Victorian London   Containing smallpox in Victorian London

The floating hospitals
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Social conditions in the 19th century port

Life in the dockland slums
  Social conditions in the 19th century port
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Making a home in maritime London   Making a home in maritime London

The experiences of Docklands' post-war community
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Port pastimes

Leisure activities for a riverside community
  Port pastimes
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What caused the 'Great Stink' of 1858?
Raw sewage
Industrial pollution
Imported spices
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The first hospital for dockers
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