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Report on the London docks to the ... establishment

London Fire-Engine Establishment.

Report on the London docks to the ... establishment

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Published by The Establishment) in (London .
Written in English


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On fire-fighting services for the docks.

Edition Notes

Statementby James Braidwood.
ContributionsBraidwood, James, 1820-1861.
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p., plates ;
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19252458M

  There is Tobacco Dock on Pennington street in Wapping area, London. Tobacco Dock, as the name suggests, it was a place used to import and store tobaccos. The history of this dock located in East End London began about years ago, and it is still in progress. Because there are lots of historical significance.


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They satisfied the establishment’s and the. No sooner had its first dock been completed than it applied for, and obtained, a military guard, which remained a permanent feature of its establishment.2 Wet docks were not a complete novelty in Britain, nor even in the Port of London.

The Howland Great Wet Dock, of Rotherhithe (later named Greenland Dock and now part. London Docks in the s Paperback – August 1, by Mark Lee Inman (Author) out of 5 stars 7 ratings4/5(7).

This is the story of the Great London dock strike of and the successful fight for the “docker’s tanner”. By the late s, the trade union movement had become, if not quite a part of the Liberal establishment, then at least a respectable body whose existence would do little to put the fear of insurrection into the authorities.

(2.)--An account of the receipts and disbursements of the London Dock Company, established by an "act for making wet docks, basons, cuts, and other works, for the greater accommodation and security of shipping, commerce and revenue within the port of London," from the 30th November to the 30th November House of Commons: Minutes of evidence and proceedings on the Liverpool and Birkenhead dock bills in the sessions of and with plans of docks and entrances / (London: P.S.

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In the George's Dock, one of the oldest of the series, which lay between the city and the Pier Head, was closed by arrangement between the Dock Board and the Corporation.

Part of its site was utilised for the magnificent Liver building. In addition to the docks controlled by the Dock Board, the London and North-Western Railway had three docks at Garston, which had a water area of 14 acres. Buy London'S Royal Docks In The S: A Memory Of The Docks At Work by Smith, Ae (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(9). East India dock was closed in and trade in other docks began to fall. Between andalmost jobs were lost in five boroughs of the dockland areas (Greenwich, Lewisham, Newham, Tower Hamlets and Southwark).

THE PORT OF LONDON. Large map of the Dock areas of London between St. Katherine s Dock, through to Victoria & Albert Woolwich. Below a plan of the Thames between London Bridge and Tilbury Docks,also Seperate plan of Tilbury Docks and a list of all docks.

Stanford, E. London Docklands, area along the River Thames in London. It covers nearly 9 square miles (22 square km) of riverfront centred on the boroughs of Tower Hamlets, Newham, Southwark, Lewisham, and Greenwich. The Docklands area was for centuries the principal hub of British seaborne trade.

In the latter. There are not less t souls living by Dock labour in the Metropolis. The London Docks are worked by between 1, to 3, hands, according as the business is brisk or slack - that is, according as the wind is, fair or foul, for the entry of the ships into the Port of London.

DOCKS. Under the first Dock Act,the mayor, aldermen, bailiffs, and Common Council became the trustees of the proposed Report on the London docks to the. establishment book, and were empowered to construct the dock and to levy dues. They were not incorporated, but used the corporation seal; managing the first and successive docks through committees, which were as completely under their control as any other council committees.

The dock engineer's report on the general state and progress of the dock works at Liver- pool and Birkenhead for the year ending 1st July 15 p. R Mersey Docks and Harbour Board. General rules and regula- tions for the working of the appropriated berths.

5 p. Buy London Docks in the s by Mark Lee Inman (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(9).

Report of a committee of West-India planters and merchants on the subject of a bill depending in Parliament for forming wet docks, &c. at the port of London Novem Published: (). The London Dock Strike Finance Committee, including Ben Tillett, John Burns and Tom Mann.

On August 14th the London Dock Strike began, precipitated by the Tea Operatives’ and General Labourers’ Association led by Ben Tillett, and quickly supported by larger and stronger unions representing many different trades on the docks. London Docklands is the riverfront and former docks in is located in inner east and southeast London, in the boroughs of Southwark, Tower Hamlets, Lewisham, Newham, and docks were formerly part of the Port of London, at one time the world's largest the docks closed, the area had become derelict and poverty-ridden by the s.

Domestic union, or, London as it should be!. containing observations on the present state of the municipality of London, with hints for its extension and improvement, together with remarks on the West-India docks in the Isle of Dogs, the Wapping docks, the projects for improving London Bridge and for making a new iron bridge across the Thames, the canal on the south side of the river and the.

The s were the last decade of what might be called the traditional London docks scene. Ships could still be seen in the Pool, upstream of Tower Bridge; one could see lines of ships berth at the Royal Docks. Famous shipping companies, some like P&O dating back over a hundred years, were represented, and cargo-handling methods were unchanged.4/5(7).

Barnard v National Dock Labour Board England and Wales Port Manager be authorised to carry out similar functions on behalf of the Local Board as were delegated to him in the Book Labour Scheme for the Port of London made under the provisions of the Essential Work (Dock Labour) Orders On page of Document 21 there is a report of a.

The London Docks opened earlier, inand Mr Bradshaw has a marvellous description of the smells and activities, taken from an article by Henry Mayhew in the Morning Chronicle.

Mr Mayhew’s articles were collected into a book, London Labour and the London Poor, and here is an extract which gives a less romantic view of what life was like in the Docks. I never tried the original London Dock, even though I picked up an old sealed tin a couple years ago that had been produced by General Cigar.

Milan Tobacconists have a blend called "Our London Dock" which is a favorite of mine. Absolutely delicious. The Docks manipulated the Thames by running canals and docks through the loops – West India Docks, London Docks, Surrey Docks and, largest of all the London dock networks, the Royal Docks.

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London, capital of Great Britain, SE England, on both sides of the Thames River. Greater London ( pop. 6,), c sq mi (1, sq km), consists of the Corporation of the City of London ( pop.

4,), usually called the City, plus 32 boroughs. The City is the old city of London and is the modern city's commercial center; it is also referred to as the "Square Mile" because of its. HC Deb 06 May vol 27 cc § A petition of several directors of the London Dock Company, was presented and read; taking notice of the petition of the court of mayor and aldermen of the city of London, praying, that leave may be given to bring in a Bill for enabling his Majesty to grant to the said mayor and commonalty and citizens of London the office of gauger at the London Docks.

London Dock Company. OCLC Number: Notes: Drop-head title. Docket title: 'Memoranda. London Port Bill'. With reference to 'A bill for rendering more commodious, and for better regulating the Port of London', debated in Parliament in Reproduction of original from Bodleian Library (Oxford).

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Tobacco Dock: Wapping’s Ghostly Mall By View from the Mirror on Febru Whilst studying ‘ The Knowledge ’ in order to achieve the goal of becoming a London taxi driver, one of the thousands of locations I noted during my travels was ‘ Tobacco Dock ’, a sizeable complex located in the historic riverside area of Wapping.

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Commenting on the Sub-Committee's report, the Government say in paragraph 3: The redevelopment of the London Dock-lands is, of its kind, the greatest challenge of our time, Docklands covers 84 square miles, and is the largest area in London available for redevelopment since the Great Fire over years ago.

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From The Illustrated London News, 7 September (Photo by Ann Ronan Pictures/Print Collector/Getty Images).The Milford Docks Company: investigation under section (2) of the Companies Act report / by Robert Michael Owen and Paul Douglas Powell H.M.S.O London Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.