It depicts the dockyard from the Rochester side of Whitehall Creek although the river is shown opened out to suggest closer proximity to the sea.

One of a small number of views showing the dockyard in the period before the Napoleonic Wars.

Provenance

Gustav Trolle Bonde collection, Theleborg, Sweden; sold Bukovsky's, Stockholm, 1989.


The Historic Dockyard Chatham

Dock Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4TZ
01634 823800
Website

Opening times

2 February – 16 February 2019 10am – 3pm

17 February – 31 March 2019 10am – 4pm

1 April – 27 October 2019 10am – 6pm

28 October – 24 November 2019 10am – 4pm

Re-open to visitors in February 2020

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