A visually excellent book that takes a nostalgic look back at the docks of London in the 1960s.

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Thursday, October 18, 2018
London Docks in the 1960s
£16.99

by Mark Lee Inman
A visually excellent book that takes a nostalgic look back at the docks of London in the 1960s.

by Mark Lee Inman

This visually excellent book takes a nostalgic look back at the docks of London in the 1960s. This decade was the last of what some might call the ‘traditional London docks scene’ and the twilight years of London docks. Supported by well researched, informative captions, many rare unpublished images litter every page. The ships of famous shipping companies such as P&O, Blue Star Line, and Union-Castle are here seen on West India Docks, The Royal Group of Docks and Tilbury Docks. The author’s passion for ships and photography was born during his childhood years in South Wales where he was able to watch the movements of ships in and out of Swansea docks. Here he has compiled a fascinating book that will take the reader way back to this iconic decade in the docks of London. Highly recommended. 128 pages, 220 illustrations.

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