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The River Lea at Upper Clapton: c.1870

The River Lea at Upper Clapton: c.1870
3 0 c m
actual image size: 30cm x 22cm

Full image caption

A glass lantern slide showing the River Lea at Upper Clapton in Hackney. The river is busy with small rowing boats and a ferry to take drinkers across the river to The Beehive Pub on the opposite bank. In the foreground, a well-dressed couple are buying refreshments from a makeshift stall displaying bottles

Image Details

1860 AD - 1880 AD
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