Photographic Print of Manouevring a concrete caisson JLP01_01_064_48
TILBURY DOCKS, CHADWELL ST MARY, THURROCK, ESSEX. A view from a boat showing the cooling water intake caisson for Coryton Oil Refinery leaving Tilbury Docks, with people on the side of the lock using ropes to guide the structure.
During the Second World War, John Laing & Son Ltd had built some of the floating caissons for the Mulberry harbour which were used in the D-day landings. This 4,200 ton concrete water intake caisson was built along the lines of the Mulberry harbour and was towed 8 miles down the Thames from Tilbury Dock to be installed as part of Coryton Oil Refinery in March 1952. It was built between 1951 and 1952
© Historic England Archive. John Laing Photographic Collection
Media ID 24180670
11R 14"x11" (36x28cm) Print
Our Photo Prints are printed on sturdy Archival Quality Paper for vivid reproduction and are perfect for framing
30 Day Money Back Guarantee
Made with high-grade materials
Professional quality finish
Product Size 35.5 x 27.9cm (est)
Our watermarking does not appear on finished products
Printed on archive quality paper for unrivalled stable artwork permanence and brilliant color reproduction with accurate color rendition and smooth tones. 14x11 or 11x14 refers to size of paper in inches.
Product Code dmcs_24180670_7287_0
Full Art Print Range
Our standard Photo Prints (ideal for framing) are sent same or next working day, with most other items shipped a few days later.
Our Photo Prints are printed on sturdy Archival Quality Paper for vivid reproduction and are perfect for framing.
Jigsaw Puzzles are an ideal gift for any occasion
Our contemporary Framed Prints are professionally made and ready to hang on your wall
Archival quality poster paper, ideal for printing larger pictures
Professionally made, ready to hang Canvas Prints are a great way to add colour, depth and texture to any space.
Enjoy your favourite drink from a mug decorated with an image you love. Sentimental and practical, personalised photo mugs make perfect gifts for loved ones, friends or work colleagues
Archive quality photographic print in a durable wipe clean mouse mat with non slip backing. Works with all computer mice.
Made with durable metal and luxurious printing techniques, metal prints bring images to life and add a modern touch to any space
Fine Art Print
The next best thing to owning the original artwork, with a soft textured natural surface, our fine art reproduction prints meet the standard of most critical museum curators.
Accessorise your space with decorative, soft pillows