image © Bristol Culture (Bristol Museum & Art Gallery) | Licence: All Rights Reserved
image © Bristol Culture (Bristol Museum & Art Gallery) | Licence: All Rights Reserved

Breaming a Ship [possibly in Bristol Docks] by Moonlight

Date

circa 1840

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Description

Probably shows the Redcliffe glass cone, and a vague outline of St. Mary Redcliffe church in the distance; if so, the ship undergoing 'breaming' is located at the Mud Dock, before the Floating Harbour was built.

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Location

Bristol Docks, England

Country