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Water-wheel at London Bridge for supplying water from the Thames to the City of London. Engraving, 1749.

Date
1749

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Description

According to Trench and Hillman, this engraving shows the replacement waterworks machinery by George Sorocold

Lettering

The water works at London-Bridge for the supply of the City of London with Thames water. ; engravd for the universal magazine according to Act of Parliament 1749

Publication/Creation

London (Kings Arms in St. Pauls Church Yard) : T. Hinton, 1749.

Physical description

1 print : engraving ; image 18 x 25 cm

Publications note

R. Trench and E. Hillman, London under London, London, 1993, p.85

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 37626i

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  • English


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