Glass lantern slide view of George's Dock, Liverpool

MMM.2013.32

Part of

On the Waterfront

An exhibition exploring the rich history of the Albert Dock and changing fortunes of Liverpool's waterfront over 300 years.

About this object

View of George's Dock, Liverpool. Mainly a view of the sheds, quays and warehouses with the dock full of vessels on the left hand side of the image. Shows carters moving goods and other people. Some of the ground and vessels are covered in snow. There is a sign in the image for the George's Landing Stage. Dated to around 1874. The glass is cracked along the top, but the image is still clear.
  • Date
    1874 c
  • Other number(s)
    Archive Reference Number: PR/638; previous number: AO 93/13; Archive Reference Number: PR 638
  • Location
    Available at Maritime Archives and Library
  • Items in this collection
    1
  • Object type
    Lantern Slide
Object view = Archives
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