Parliamentary act, 1800-1804.
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'An Act for making Wet Docks, Basons, Cuts, and other Works, for the greater Accomodation and Security of Shipping, Commerce, and Revenue within the Port of London [and] An Act for warehousing Goods within the Limits of certain Docks'. The latter act is pursuant to the former which is prefaced by a 'List of Subscribers to the London Docks' (517 names) and a 'List of the Directors of the London Dock Company for the Year 1803. The Office in Winchester Street'.