The Old Slip piers along the East River, just below the end of Wall Street, used to be known as the Banana Docks for its frequent fruit shipments from around the world, including ships containing hundreds of bushels of bananas.
The 19th-Century Night Soil Men Who Carted Away America’s Waste
The public toilets of London are emptied by workers known as night soil men. This year, the Gentleman's Magazine relates how two night soil men are killed by the violently foul gases emanating from a London privy vault.
NIGHT SOIL #2 - Frankfurt : Clemence Seilles
Making Modern-Day Night Soil - The Permaculture Research Institute
Night Soil - Extended - MTG Alter - Revelen's Light Altered Art Magic Card