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London Bridge (old)
London Bridge (old)
3876
London Bridge (old)
View of the temporary London Bridge on fire in the night of April 11th, 1758. In the foreground a crowd of people have gathered to watch the disaster, behind them on the left a lone figure directs a water jet at the fire. This bridge had been constructed while structural work was carried out on old London Bridge.
c1780?
London Metropolitan Archives
Main Print Collection
Wale, Samuel
anon.
Copied in reverse from Record No:3874.
engraving
paper
21cms
river view
q6887406
approx