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Tower Bridge construction
Tower Bridge construction
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Tower Bridge construction
Men working on the shore span suspension chains. The timber decking is cluttered with steel plates and other fittings and a steam crane sits on top of a wooden scaffolding tower. The roadway arch of one of the abutment towers is visible in the background.
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).
photograph
paper
30 cm
24 cm
B15/048/008
Approximate
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