Discovery of the steam basin caisson.



Publisher: Portsmouth Royal Dockyard Historical Society in [Portsmouth]

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An account of the discovery during road repairs undertaken inof the original caisson to No.2 Basin, (the Steam Basin), in Portsmouth Dockyard.

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