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The Thames river, London: a cross-section of the first tunnel under the river, shipping in the river, and Rotherhithe beyond. Engraving by Silvester & Co., ca. 1830.

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[1830?]
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36473i
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Description

A transverse section of the proposed tunnel as if completed, with a carriage and pedestrians below a view of the river and Rotherhithe with shipping, and St. Anne's Church, Rotherhithe, in the distance

Publication/Creation

[London], [1830?]

Physical description

1 print : engraving ; image 6.3 x 8.5 cm

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Lettering

Thames tunnel. 1824. Silvester & Co. sc. 27, Strand, London

References note

M. Chrimes, The triumphant bore: a celebration of Marc Brunel's Thames tunnel, London: Archives Panel of the Institution of Civil Engineers, [19--]
Deborah Coltham Rare Books, 53rd New York Antiquarian Book Fair, Sevenoaks 2013, nos. 77-81

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 36473i

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