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THE THERMOPYLAE PICKING UP A PILOT OFF DUNGENESS 1868

This painting is based on the log of the Thermopylae which describes arriving at late afternoon and taking on board a Pilot to take her round to the Thames. The Pilot boat has dropped the Pilot in a small boat which he then rows to the Jacob's ladder of the ship. Once aboard, his boat would be lef...

  • Id: thermopylae_off_dungeness_1868-b1p-074-b2p-031
  • Name: THE THERMOPYLAE PICKING UP A PILOT OFF DUNGENESS 1868
  • Media: Oil on canvas
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  • Section: HISTORIC SHIPS
  • Book 1 Page: 74
  • Book 2 Page: 31