Coronavirus (COVID-19) While museums are closed, the Museum of London prints site is fully operational and we have added an FAQ page here.

Tunnel Construction, Praed Street: 1866-1868

Henry Flather

Tunnel Construction, Praed Street: 1866-1868
3 0 c m
actual image size: 28cm x 22cm

Full image caption

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.

Image Details

1866 AD - 1868 AD
Image Number

© Museum of London

buy a print

Select print type
Select size
How many prints?

buy a framed print

buy a canvas

buy a framed canvas