The Thames below London Bridge

Made:
c. 1890 in London
publisher:
George Washington Wilson

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'The Thames Below London Bridge' A photograph of barges and sailing ships on the River Thames in London
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A photograph entitled 'The Thames below London Bridge' published by George Washington Wilson, c. 1890. The photograph shows barges and sailing ships on the river. Billingsgate Fish Market and Customs House can be seen on the north bank of the river.

A photograph entitled 'The Thames below London Bridge' published by George Washington Wilson, c. 1890.

The photograph shows barges and sailing ships on the river. Billingsgate Fish Market and Customs House can be seen on the north bank of the river.

This photograph is from an album containing sixty photographic views of London, published by George Washington Wilson. Although the photographs were usually marked with Wilson's initials, many were actually taken by assistants like Charles Wilson (1865-1958), his son.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1996-5020/1
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
The National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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