• A cityscape from Canning Town to West Ham, Canning Town, 1946
  • The Harbour Lighthouse, the Outer Harbour and East Cliff, Folkestone, 1931
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  • Gorton Foundry, Gorton, 1927
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A cityscape from Canning Town to West Ham, Canning Town, 1946
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