A typeface called Doves Type
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Lost typeface printing blocks found in river Thames

7 February 2015 Last updated at 11:15 GMT

Printing blocks for a typeface called Doves Type have been discovered in the River Thames.

The font has not been used for nearly a century as the printing type blocks, used to print letters, were thrown into the river in 1917.

Nick Wilmshurst reports.

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