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Chelsea Embankment looking west: c.1872

William Strudwick

Chelsea Embankment looking west: c.1872
3 0 c m
actual image size: 29cm x 22cm

Full image caption

By the victorian period, Chelsea was a densely populated suburb of London. This early photograph shows the Chelsea Embankment before the paving was completed. It was opened on the 9th of May, 1874 by the Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh.

Image Details

1872 AD - 1872 AD
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