South Entrance Rotunda Woolwich Foot Tunnel
- 25 Sep 2002
- South Entrance Rotunda Woolwich Foot Tunnel, Ferry Approach Se16, Woolwich, Greenwich, Greater London, SE18 4BG
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
TQ 4379 FERRY APPROACH SE16
8/782 South Entrance Rotunda Woolwich foot tunnel
Rotunda. 1910-12, by Sir Maurice Fitzmaurice. Red brick with blue brick plinth; roof mostly of lead. One storey. Canopied entrance with decorative bargeboards and foliate capitals to cast-iron columns. Segmental arches over paired 15-pane sash windows with wrought-iron grilles set in square recessed panels; stone cornice beneath panelled stone-coped parapet. Conical roof with circular lantern. Interior noted as having spiral staircase for access to the 1,655 ft long tunnel beneath the Thames.
Listing NGR: TQ4330079281
Copyright IoE Mr John Hussey. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Hussey, John
Rights Holder: Hussey, John
Brick, Cast Iron, Lead, 20th Century Rotunda, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Garden Building, Pedestrian Tunnel, Transport, Pedestrian Transport Site, Transport Tunnel