Antique Bronze Port of London Authority Plaque/Roundel
A Large Bronze Plaque from the Port of London Authority, 1913, from when London was the busiest Port in the World.
A LARGE SOLID BRONZE CIRCULAR PLAQUE from the PORT OF LONDON AUTHORITY, dated 1913. It is weather patinated with verdigris but could be polished.
The PLA, a trust, was formed in 1908 at a time when London was the largest port in the world handling 60,000 ships a year. The port, stretching over many miles, comprising many separate dock complexes and buildings from the 16th century onwards has been in existence since Roman times.
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