Gloucester Road District Railway station (now District line) under construction, showing timber scaffolding used in the erection of metal arched ribs for the glazed canopy; the ribs were assembled in sections and built up to form a complete member. Note the men in the foreground at work on a brick wall.
Unknown photographer, 1867 - 1869
Location: Gloucester Road Kensington & Chelsea SW7
Image no: Ukn
Inventory no: 1998/87688