Metropolitan Railway Suspension Bridge,from Lambeth to Mill-Bank, at the Horseferry, Half-way between Vauxhall and Westminster Bridges.
Broadsheet with wood engraved illustrations. Sheet 195 x 295mm, 7¾ x 11½". Trimmed at bottom, edges worn.
A proposal for the first Lambeth Bridge over the Thames, designed by Captain Brown, R.N., K.H., combining road and rail links. It was beaten by a design from Peter W. Barlow, which opened 1862 but soon proved to be suitable only for foot traffic.
[Ref: 17936] £90.00