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London Bridge (new)
London Bridge (new)
4410
London Bridge (new)
View of the opening of London Bridge by King William IV and Queen Adlelaide, 1831 from Trafalgar Wharf, Southwark. In the foreground crowds have gathered to watch the celebrations, a young boy stands on top of a wooden post to gain a better view. Ceremonial barges pass down the River Thames under the bridge which is decorated with flags from diffrerent nations.
1831
London Metropolitan Archives
Main Print Collection
Essex, Richard Hamilton
Scharf, George (1788-1860)
Dickinson, Joseph
lithograph
paper
42cms
river view/crowd scene
q6889227
approx