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Tower Bridge construction
Tower Bridge construction
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Tower Bridge construction
The framework of both steel towers viewed from the south looking north. The North Tower is slightly more advanced. In the foreground the timber decking of the temporary shore span is scattered with building materials and a steam crane is under the South Tower.
c. 1891
London Metropolitan Archives
Tower Bridge Construction
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). Reproduced opposite page 14 of the book 'Tower Bridge: the enduring monument', Corporation of London, 1994. 27.51/(TOW).
30 cm
24 cm