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Lighters used for lifting the centres of the New London Bridge.
|Lighters used for lifting the centres of the New London Bridge.|
|© National Maritime Museum, London|
|Repro ID: PV6702|
|Description: John Rennie's new London Bridge, built during 1824-31, used large stone blocks. Edward Cooke's sketch shows the lighters used to raise the blocks.|
|Creator: Edward William Cooke|
|Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London|