A north-west view of the Frost Fair on the Thames during the frost of 1683/4, taken near the Temple Stairs, showing the many stalls on the ice, people wandering among them, horse-drawn carriage and carts on ice, men pulling a boat over ice on the right; London Bridge in distance; after a drawing by Whichelo.  1812 or after  Etching

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1880,1113.1755

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A north-west view of the Frost Fair on the Thames during the frost of 1683/4, taken near the Temple Stairs, showing the many stalls on the ice, people wandering among them, horse-drawn carriage and carts on ice, men pulling a boat over ice on the right; London Bridge in distance; after a drawing by Whichelo. 1812 or after Etching

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