Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Mortar shed [Victoria Dock construction, Bombay].--Photographer: Taurines, E. Medium: Photographic print Date: 1885

Mortar shed [Victoria Dock construction, Bombay].A photograph of interior view of shed with stone crushing machinery on the site of the newly constructed docks at Bombay. 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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