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Page 86. " and Battersea Bridge "
Battersea Bridge (2006)
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikeBattersea Bridge (2006) - Credit: Fin Fahey, Wikimedia Commons


Battersea Bridge, which was opened in 1890, crosses the River Thames between Chelsea to the north and Battersea to the south.



The present structure replaced a wooden bridge which had existed since 1771 and which had been the subject of paintings by J.M.W. Turner and James Whistler.


Battersea Bridge by Whistler (1859-63)
Public DomainBattersea Bridge - Credit: James Whistler