A view along the Thames Embankment looking towards Cleopatra's Needle. The Needle was brought to London from Egypt as a gift in 1877, with the sphinxes added shortly after its erection on this site.

Date:
1945 - 1965
Location:
Cleopatra's Needle, Victoria Embankment, Westminster, City Of Westminster, Greater London Authority
Reference:
AA001316
Type:
Photograph (Negative)
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Content

This is part of the Series: RAW01/02 Negatives and prints of English locations; within the Collection: RAW01 S W Rawlings Collection

Rights

© Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Curator: Birks, David

Photographer: Rawlings, S W

Keywords

Prehistoric Or Roman Obelisk