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The Thames Tunnel. Open to the public every day (Sundays excepted)from nine in the morning, till six in the evening. The archway being lighted with oil gas and reflected by a large mirror, at the extremity of the finished portion of it, gives it the effect of completion; the work is dry and warm, and the descent by the staircase easy and safe.

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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 Term: 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
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print ; 24.5 x 28 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 8899815
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b13752528
UUID: 7abbce70-c62a-012f-ee30-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1836: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "The Thames Tunnel. Open to the public every day (Sundays excepted)from nine in the morning, till six in the evening. The archway being lighted with oil gas and reflected by a large mirror, at the extremity of the finished portion of it, gives it the effect of completion; the work is dry and warm, and the descent by the staircase easy and safe." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1836. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-fd18-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "The Thames Tunnel. Open to the public every day (Sundays excepted)from nine in the morning, till six in the evening. The archway being lighted with oil gas and reflected by a large mirror, at the extremity of the finished portion of it, gives it the effect of completion; the work is dry and warm, and the descent by the staircase easy and safe." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 19, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-fd18-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1836). The Thames Tunnel. Open to the public every day (Sundays excepted)from nine in the morning, till six in the evening. The archway being lighted with oil gas and reflected by a large mirror, at the extremity of the finished portion of it, gives it the effect of completion; the work is dry and warm, and the descent by the staircase easy and safe. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-fd18-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The Thames Tunnel. Open to the public every day (Sundays excepted)from nine in the morning, till six in the evening. The archway being lighted with oil gas and reflected by a large mirror, at the extremity of the finished portion of it, gives it the effect of completion; the work is dry and warm, and the descent by the staircase easy and safe.