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Isle of Dogs

     
Isle of Dogs

the Isle of Dogs

an area of East London, surrounded on three sides by the River Thames. It used to be a very working class area, with a lot of industry and docks (=places where ships are loaded). But it is now part of Docklands and there are a lot of new houses and offices there.

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