Prospect of Whitby Public House, Wapping, London, seen from the river

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RIBApix ref no RIBA116619
Artist/PhotographerCharles, Martin (1940-2012)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1800
Image Date1982
ViewExterior
MediumNegative
Library ReferenceMC G 281282c
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Martin Charles / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The building is said to date from 1520, and to be named after a ship that docked here in the 18th century. Its exterior is largely 19th century, although the interior contains 18th century panelling, though not in situ. See RIBA116613 for a black and white version of this image.

Subject tags

riverside buildings, inns, public houses, ships