Tunnel Construction, Praed Street: 1866-1868
© Museum of London
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This photograph shows the completion of a tunnel along Praed Street, part of the construction of the Metropolitan District Railway from Paddington to Blackfriars via Kensington, Westminster and the Victoria Embankment. This is one of a series of 64 images captured by the photographer Henry Flather who was commissioned to record the construction of the underground railway between 1866 and 1868.
1866 AD - 1868 AD