River Ethiope belonging to Nigerian National Shipping Line Ltd. Seen in the late 1970s passing along the Thames at Gravesend probably heading for a berth at Tilbury Docks. Built 1969 with a gross tonnage of 7827.
Here's another one from the 1960 (?) PLA Handbook which shows a more general aerial view of Woolwich Reach, with the Royal Docks in the right foreground and the India/Millwall and Surrey Commercial Docks in the distance. On a more sombre note, this is sort of view that a Luftwaffe crew would have ha
Can anyone identify this paddlesteamer at River Thames at this postcard.
London - Thames Embankment with Hotel Cecil and Cleopatras Needle around 1910.
(Postcard manufacturer: The London Stereoscopic Company's "LESCO" Series)