Esoteric London

No. 1193: Kingsway, WC2

Posted in Architectural, The Thames and its Tributaries by esotericlondon on May 18, 2015

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Kingsway, London, WC2. Photo ©RogerDean 2015

Cruchley’s London in 1865: A Handbook for Strangers – 1865:

BATTERSEA BRIDGE connects Chelsea with Battersea, – a deformed, dangerous, and hideous-looking structure of wood, well-known to every waterman who “feathers his oars with charming dexterity” on the once silvery Thames.