>Borough  Market, London

Cast iron capital

Borough Market

1851, 1860s.

Borough High Street and Southwark Street, London Bridge (tube). Southwark, London.

The market consists of several separate sheds, two of which join at the point two railway bridges come together. Railway and underground trains rumble by overhead every few minutes.

Photograph by George P. Landow.

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Other views

  • Exterior (end of two sheds)
  • Entrance arch with cast iron tracery
  • Cast iron capitals, columns, and tracery
  • Shed with Borough Market sign
  • Cast iron capital holding three curved supports
  • Roof interior and columns
  • Cast iron roof supports
  • Cast iron capital
  • Cast iron capital and tracery
  • Converging bridges above market seen from beneath
  • Sign for Lee Brothers Potato Merchants
  • Beams supporting railway