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Sassoon Docks in Mumbai

Early morning activists as fishing boats unload their catch at Sassoon Docks in Southern Mumbai. One of the oldest docks in the city and was built in 1875 on reclaimed land by the banking and mercantile company David Sassoon & Co. It was the first commercial wet dock in western India and helped establish the cotton trade.

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Early morning activists as fishing boats unload their catch at Sassoon Docks in Southern Mumbai. One of the oldest docks in the city and was built in 1875 on reclaimed land by the banking and mercantile company David Sassoon & Co. It was the first commercial wet dock in western India and helped establish the cotton trade.