Photograph of Canning half-tide basin card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool (Philip Collins Collection, Merseyside Maritime Museum)

Photograph of Canning half-tide basin

PR/623/834/029

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Westminster Dredging Co. vessel in Canning half-tide basin. Note river lock gate has been dammed. In foreground to left, section of floating pipeline down which silt/mud was pumped to Herculaneum Dock. Silt scooped by Archimedes screw at front of dredger.