London Architecture

Holborn Viaduct

Holborn Viaduct
London, England WC1
Basic Information
Designed by William Haywood
Cost £2,000,000
Type infrastructure
Maximum length 1,400 feet/420 meters
Neighborhood: Camden
Bounding Streets:
Farringdon Road
Holborn Viaduct
More Information
  • The statues on the north side of the bridge depict Commerce and Agriculture. They were made by Henry Bursill.
  • The statues on the south side of the bridge depict Science and Art, and were made by Farmer & Brindley.
  • This was the first overpass built in London.