A 'Short Sunderland' flying boat on the River Thames in front of Tower Bridge. The former World War II aeroplane was obtained by the British Overseas Airways Corporation and converted to passenger use.

Date:
1945 - 1965
Location:
Pool Of London, Southwark, Greater London Authority, SE1
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Tower Bridge, Tower Bridge Road, Tower Hill, Tower Hamlets, Greater London Authority
Tower Bridge, Tower Bridge Road, Bermondsey, Southwark, Greater London Authority
Reference:
AA001723
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

Victorian Bridge, Victorian Bascule Bridge, Air Transport, Water Transport, Waterscape