View of the Pool of London: 1840
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View of the Pool of London, crowded with vessels including steam boats which had become frequent and very popular by the 1830s. This view is taken looking across the river towards the Adelaide Hotel, later Headquarters of the Pearl Assurance Company and pulled down in 1920. New London Bridge is on the left. Watercolour drawing.
1840 AD - 1840 AD