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A view of the river frontage of the Harris boatyard taken from the Wivenhoe side of the River Colne.

P27525
Historic Photographs

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Collection Historic Photographs, Smiths, Suitall Ltd Collection
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Object ID P27525
Description A view of the river frontage of the Harris boatyard taken from the Wivenhoe side of the River Colne. A group of seven adults and two children are seated on the quayside to the left of the slipsways. On the slips are a number of vessels including a motor cruiser, yacht, and a smack dressed overall ready for launching. A number of rowing and sailing dinghies are dried out on the foreshore, while on the right, other yachts are secured to the quayside. The Harris yard was taken over in 1916 by Rowhedge Ironworks Ltd.
Date made circa 1910-11

Artist/Maker Smiths Suitall Ltd
Place made Rowhedge, Essex
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials Gelatine dry plate
Measurements Overall: 120 mm x 164 mm
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  • A view of the river frontage of the Harris boatyard taken from the Wivenhoe side of the River Colne. (P27525)
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