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A west view of the new dock at Kingston upon Hull

A west view of the new dock at Kingston upon Hull

Engraver: Jukes, Francis

Medium: Aquatint

Date: 1786

Shelfmark: Ktop XLIV

Item number: 37K

Genre: Topographical Print

View from the west of the Queen's Dock, the first dock in Hull. It was opened in 1778, becoming known popularly as The Old Dock when others were built. It was entered from the River Hull and covered ten acres. It was the second largest dock in Britain when it opened.

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