- HAYS WHARF ,POOL OF LONDON
Surrey Docks, Canals and Wharfs
A system of casual employment was operated in London docks whereby men would queue up to be taken on each day. This was unpopular but continued well into the 20th century. Large numbers were required when trade was good because almost all the work of moving and loading goods was done by hand.
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