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North Jetty Shed in course of construction from the eastward [Victoria Dock construction, Bombay].

North Jetty Shed in course of construction from the eastward [Victoria Dock construction, Bombay].

Photographer: Taurines, E.

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1888

Shelfmark: Photo 173/(56)

Item number: 17356

Genre: Photograph

A photograph by E Taurines of construction of the Victoria Dock in Bombay City taken between 1885 and 1888. The first of the sheds was begun in August 1887 and by the end of the year sheds and warehouses occupied an area exceeding five acres.

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