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Containing smallpox in Victorian London   Containing smallpox in Victorian London

The floating hospitals
Social conditions in the 19th century port

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

The experiences of Docklands' post-war community
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