Construction work at High Street Kensington station, District Railway, showing navvies at work with shovels. A contractor's locomotive is visible behind the wooden scaffolding, background centre. The man standing in the centre of the shot, hands on hips, looking at the photographer, may be a foreman; note also the waterman with shoulder yoke, and buckets of water at his feet, foreground right.
Unknown photographer, circa 1868
Location: Kensington High Street Kensington & Chelsea W8
Image no: 3270-54
Inventory no: 1998/84653