A general view showing the building of Queen Victoria Street

Date:
1870 - 1871
Location:
Queen Victoria Street, City And County Of The City Of London, Greater London Authority, EC4
Reference:
BB51/02273
Type:
Photograph (Negative)

Description

The construction of Victoria Street took place between 1867 and 1871. It was part of a programme of road and rail improvements, and was designed to link the Bank with the Victoria Embankment, from which easy access could be made to Westminster.

This is a copy negative. The English Heritage Archive does not hold the original negative.

Content

This is part of the Collection: NMR07 NMR Accessioned Negatives - Catalogued

Rights

Source: Historic England Archive

Keywords

Construction, People At Work

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