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Tower Bridge construction
Tower Bridge construction
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Tower Bridge construction
Granite stone work nears completion on the North Abutment Tower and its short suspension chain link is complete. Details of the chain support scaffolding and temporary shore span staging with the emergency rescue skiff are visible.
c. 1892
London Metropolitan Archives
Tower Bridge Construction
anon.
This is part of a collection of fifty photographs taken c. 1891 to 1894 during the construction of Tower Bridge. They are part of Tower Bridge deposited records held at LMA. All fifty photographs form a COLLAGE collection: 'Tower Bridge Construction Photographs' (Record numbers 323335 to 323384). This photograph is reproduced opposite page 46 of the book 'Tower Bridge: the enduring monument', Corporation of London, 1994. 27.51/(TOW).
photograph
paper
30 cm
24 cm
river view
B15/048/012
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