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Thames Tunnel, Stepney
Thames Tunnel, Stepney
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Thames Tunnel, Stepney
Interior view of the Thames Tunnel, with figures walking through. 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.
1835
London Metropolitan Archives
Main Print Collection
Bury, Thomas Talbot
Harris, John (1811-1865)
Ackermann & Co.
aquatint
paper
38cms
p5410062
exact