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Italian terraces, Crystal Palace, Sydenham, Greater London

Italian terraces, Crystal Palace, Sydenham, Greater London
 
©  English Heritage.NMR
Reference Number: DP004602
 
Caption: The magnificent fountains on the Italian terraces of the Crystal Palace, which had 11,788 jets and rose to a height of 200 feet (70 metres). The water used was stored in towers designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel at either side of the main building.
Photographer: Philip Henry Delamotte Date Taken: circa 1859
Collection: P H Delamotte
Archive Holder: English Heritage NMR
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