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The Thames Embankment Works between Waterloo and Blackfriars Bridges. Watercolour. Depiction of the construction of timber framework for the embankment. Piles of timber lie on the shore and a number of figures are at work on the shore and on scaffolding. Steam and sailing boats are on the river. In distance is Blackfriars Bridge and St. Paul's dome.
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