South Entrance Rotunda Woolwich Foot Tunnel

Date:
25 Sep 2002
Location:
South Entrance Rotunda Woolwich Foot Tunnel, Ferry Approach Se16, Woolwich, Greenwich, Greater London, SE18 4BG
Reference:
IOE01/07718/29
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

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

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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

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Hussey_John IOE Records for Hussey, John; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr John Hussey. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Hussey, John

Rights Holder: Hussey, John

Keywords

Brick, Cast Iron, Lead, 20th Century Rotunda, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Garden Building, Pedestrian Tunnel, Transport, Pedestrian Transport Site, Transport Tunnel