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Thames Tunnel, Stepney
Thames Tunnel, Stepney
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Thames Tunnel, Stepney
Plan showing the progress of the Thames Tunnel, 1838. 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.
1838
London Metropolitan Archives
Main Print Collection
Pinchback, J.
Warrington, W.
engraving
paper
62cms
plan
p5410197
exact