|Ian Gill has published a new stock image: England – Liverpool- Albert Dock.
The historic three masteds Schooner KATHLEEN & MAY is based in Liverpool. Albert Dock was opened on 30th July 1846 by HRH Prince Albert, the husband of Queen Victoria. It was the first enclosed, non-combustible dock warehouse in the world and the first structure in Britain built entirely of brick, stone and cast-iron. It was the first warehouse complex in the world to utilise hydraulic hoists.