Ashley Bridge explosion

Ashley Bridge explosion

Ashley Bridge explosion

The remains of a disused Lees Valley bridge over the Ashley River after it was blown up with gelignite and electric detonators. It was suspected that local ancharists caused the blast as anarchist graffiti was found on the remains of the bridge.


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Archive 1072. Copy prints. Explosions and explosives


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