Clearing the site for the District Railway: 1866-1869
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Clearing the site for the District Railway at the eastern end of Tothill Street with Westminster Abbey in the background. Snow can be seen on the ground. Part of a series of 64 photographs documenting the construction of the Metropolitan District Railway from Paddington to Blackfriars via Kensington, Westminster and the Victoria Embankment.
1866 AD - 1869 AD