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Bayswater, Paddington
Bayswater, Paddington
16953
Bayswater, Paddington
View from the left of the first bridge at Paddington with the company and barges, 1801. The Paddington Canal first opened in 1801. Two horses can be seen on the towpath, pulling a barge loaded with people, while crowds line the banks to watch. In the foreground are chilgren and a street seller.
1801
London Metropolitan Archives
Main Print Collection
Milbourne, H.
Jeakes, J.
Riebau, G.
aquatint
paper
34cms
crowd scene
p5433241