Thames Tunnel, Stepney
Thames Tunnel, Stepney
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Thames Tunnel, Stepney
p5410501 (Collage 22403)
London Metropolitan Archives: Main Print Collection
Plan and longitudinal section of the Thames Tunnel. The Thames Tunnel, connecting Wapping and Rotherhithe, was the first underwater tunnel in the world. Completed as a foot tunnel in 1843, it was converted to a railway tunnel for the East London Railway in the 1860s.
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