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A postcard from Hull - Victoria or Corporation Pier
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Victoria Pier
Labeled 'Victoria Pier', a paddle steamer, probably the PS Grimsby, can just be seen at the pier. Note the old cabbies' hut in the foreground.
Corporation Pier
The PS Grimsby tied up at the Corporation Pier. Operational from 1888 to 1922, she became the reserve vessel from 1912 onwards.
Victoria Pier
A interesting view of 'The Humber From Victoria Pier'.
Corporation Pier
The caption on this busy postcard reads
'Ferry Boat Dock, Hull'.
Victoria Pier
A Victorian scene on Victoria Pier.
Victoria Pier
Victoria Pier showing the ramp down to the 'os wash (Horse Wash).
Victoria Pier
A view of the pier as seen from the mouth of the River Hull
Victoria Pier
A busy day at the 'oss wash. The empty land across the River Hull is the one-time Citadel and the future home of The Deep.
Victoria Pier
Corporation Pier. Three of the buildings in the background are named: The Pier Hotel, The Victoria Hotel and S. Nielsen - Ship Chandler.
Victoria Pier
A hand-coloured Victorian view of the pier.

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