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An early postcard of Tower Bridge.

An early postcard of Tower Bridge.
An early postcard of Tower Bridge.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H0479
Description: An early postcard of Tower Bridge. This was completed in 1894, after eight years of construction. Although controversial at first, Tower Bridge soon became a much-loved landmark and symbol of London. It also became - and still remains - a favourite subject for postcards.
Creator: Unknown
Date: Unknown
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
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