London's River Thames (Published by the Greater London Council in 1973)

£29.99
London's River Thames (Published by the Greater London Council in 1973)

Rectangular spiral bound booklet, c.21cm by 29.5cm, 84 pages (SJWSO)

This booklet provides a fascinating record of the River Thames, and it includes several pages showing sections of the river together with overlaid details on see-through paper. Contents include:

Change and opportunity
Plans and policies
Responsibilities
Project map  
Character
The river scene
Seasons and tides
Upper reaches
Central reaches
Lower reaches
Activities on the Thames
Change in Port activities
Floating structures
Tourism
Locks and bridges
Passenger services
Recreation
Entertainment
Historic vessels
Improvement, management and maintenance
Access to the river
Walkways along the river  
Riverside improvement schemes
Local landscape improvement
The river at night
Pollution and refuse
Flood Protection
Riverside developments
Thamesmead
Immediate prospects for change
Conclusion
Access and Activity Maps

The condition of the booklet is generally good. The covers have some minor scuffs and blemishes, and light creasing and wear along the edges and corners, but the spiral binding is intact and all pages are clean, intact, unblemished and tightly bound.