Jacqueline Banerjee, 2009. [You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the photographer and (2) link your document to this URL.]. John Rennie and Daniel Asher Alexander are the most prominent names associated with the building of the docks here from 1801 onwards. Rennie was engineer to London Docks 1800-05, while Alexander was "London Docks' first principal architect and engineer, whose designs were also of the very highest quality" (Craig et al. 41). Photograph and caption by
- West India Docks, 1802-06
- Chamberlain's Wharf, c.1862
- Metropolitan Wharf, 1862 onwards
- Columbia Wharf, 1864
- Oliver's Wharf, 1870
Craig, Charles, et al. London's Changing Riverscape: Panoramas from London Bridge to Greenwich. London: Francis Lincoln, 2009.
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