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letter to a friend on commerce and free ports, and London-docks.

William Vaughan

letter to a friend on commerce and free ports, and London-docks.

by William Vaughan

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Published in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • London (England),
  • England,
  • London
    • Subjects:
    • Docks -- England -- London -- Early works to 1800.,
    • London (England) -- Commerce -- Early works to 1800.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesTechnological pamphlets, v. 23, no. 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsT7 .T25 vol. 23, no. 1
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 p.l., 24 p.
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6961347M
      LC Control Number05033737

      London Docks, to the east, opened in and enlarged in , have an area of + acres and an available depth of 24 to 26 feet. A great variety of valuable wares is shown in the warehouses, the most interesting points being perhaps the ivory floor (fine display of tusks), the stores for spices, gums, quicksilver, and indiarubber, and the. In common with the rest of the enclosed docks, the London Docks were taken over by the Port of London Authority in Slightly further down the River Thames are the site of the West India Docks, a collection of three docks, the Northern most of which was the Import Dock, the middle which was the Export Dock and the lower South Dock.

      The ending of monopolies in the s, granted to the early 19th century London docks, brought an opportunity to create the ine Docks beside the Tower of London. Yet their arrival signaled the beginning of a new competitive era for the docks and lower profits for their owners. It was the workers who were to ultimately pay the cost.   Favell’s London Dock Rum is (according to the label anyways) blended and bottled in Canada for White Favell (Vinters).The Canadian agency responsible for blending and bottling this rum is the Newfoundland and Labrador Liquor Corporation (NLC).. The label tells us that London Dock is a Demerara Rum produced in Guyana; therefore I can deduce that the rum .

      Virginia Woolf 4 Whither, 0 splendid ship', the poet asked as he lay on the shore and watched the great sailing ship pass away on the horizon. Perhaps, as he imagined, it was making for some port in the Pacific; but one day almost certainly it must have heard an irresistible call and come past the North Foreland and the Reculvers, and entered the narrow waters of the Port of .   Last night Santa Claus gave me a gift. I found a little Bohemian Book on the internet titled 'Europe After ' that is written by several authors, and illustrated by my kin, Thomas Hart Benton, who illustrated Steinbeck's 'Grapes of Wrath'. Benton's illustrations resemble the work of my later sister, Christine Rosamond Benton, especially he.


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