The Dramatic Steel Cladding on the Thames Barrier in Closeup
The Thames Barrier was designed by Charles Draper and opened in 1984. It is operated by the Environment Agency and protects London from rising sea levels. It is expected to be in operation until 2070.
Stock library photo ID: 50918-ldnbarr
Author: Credit to be used for all published images - "photography-Alexander M Howe"
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