Stevedore

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STEVEDORE. A person employed in loading and unloading vessels. Dunl. Adm. Pr. 98. Vide Arrameurs; Sac

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Mary's district of Cardiff until Thomas Lewis the second, who was also a dock labourer, died in 1892.
He was a dock labourer and his father John Meade a docks steam dredger man.
What Robbie does know about Michael is that he was a dock labourer, married to Jane Catherine (known as Janey).
Short, stocky and bright-eyed, Rob was raised in poverty himself, the fourth of six children raised in a two-up two-down cottage in Oxton, Birkenhead, by their parents Evelyn and Frank Jeffs, a dock labourer.
I was brought up in the 1940s, My parents had eight children, my father was a dock labourer who went to work each morning and had to practically beg for work.
On November 20, 1914, 50-year-old confectioner Johann Heymanis, a sailor called Henry Mathasen, and dock labourer Johann Streeng all appeared at Bootle Police Court accused of failing to leave the area.
And back in Crosbie Street in the Toxteth area of Liverpool, Thomas Burke, a dock labourer, and his wife Catherine, were awaiting news of their son, who had joined the Army to fight for Queen and country, wherever it might take him.
The Liverpool dock labourer left a wife and child at home in Barnet Street, off Earle Street.