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A longitudinal section of about 40 feet of the Tunnel, with a side view of the shield, and the miners as well as the bricklayers at work. The sketch represents also the moving stage, with two floors, used by the miners to throw thereon, for removal, the earth they excavate; and where the bricks, cement and other materials, are placed in the readiness for the bricklayers.

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A longitudinal section of about 40 feet of the Tunnel, with a side view of the shield, and the miners as well as the bricklayers at work. The sketch represents also the moving stage, with two floors, used by the miners to throw thereon, for removal, the earth they excavate; and where the bricks, cement and other materials, are placed in the readiness for the bricklayers.
Names
Thames Tunnel Company (Author)
Collection

explanation of the works of the tunnel under the Thames from Rotherhithe to Wapping.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1836
Place: London
Publisher: W. Warrington, engraver and printer
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: VDCP (Thames Tunnel Company, London. Explanation of the works of the tunnel. 1836)
Topics
Tunnels -- England -- London
Thames Tunnel (London, England)
Genres
Engravings
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 8899815
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13752528
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 79b159d0-c62a-012f-9018-58d385a7bc34
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  • 1836: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "A longitudinal section of about 40 feet of the Tunnel, with a side view of the shield, and the miners as well as the bricklayers at work. The sketch represents also the moving stage, with two floors, used by the miners to throw thereon, for removal, the earth they excavate; and where the bricks, cement and other materials, are placed in the readiness for the bricklayers." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1836. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-fd14-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "A longitudinal section of about 40 feet of the Tunnel, with a side view of the shield, and the miners as well as the bricklayers at work. The sketch represents also the moving stage, with two floors, used by the miners to throw thereon, for removal, the earth they excavate; and where the bricks, cement and other materials, are placed in the readiness for the bricklayers." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 24, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-fd14-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1836). A longitudinal section of about 40 feet of the Tunnel, with a side view of the shield, and the miners as well as the bricklayers at work. The sketch represents also the moving stage, with two floors, used by the miners to throw thereon, for removal, the earth they excavate; and where the bricks, cement and other materials, are placed in the readiness for the bricklayers. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-fd14-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A longitudinal section of about 40 feet of the Tunnel, with a side view of the shield, and the miners as well as the bricklayers at work. The sketch represents also the moving stage, with two floors, used by the miners to throw thereon, for removal, the earth they excavate; and where the bricks, cement and other materials, are placed in the readiness for the bricklayers.