Last of The Legon Lightermen
James William Legon 1895-1969. Apprenticed 1911 to his father James Legon 1865-1930. James William was the 7th generation to have plyed his trade on the River Thames. This picture, taken in 1939, also shows his son, James Legon, born in 1935.





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