Thames Foreshore, Lambeth North, c. 1860



One of a series of photographs taken around 1860 of the Thames foreshore prior to the construction of the Thames Embankment in 1866.

It shows Princes Street and the Thames foreshore, during the early stages of construction.

Doulton's Pottery can be seen on the left as well as the chimneys and kilns of other potteries including Smith's Pottery in the background.