'Bridge under Cromford Canal', 19th century.
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Coloured lithograph by Rusell showing part of the North Midland Railway. The North Midland Railway was formed in the 1830s and ran from Derby to Leeds. In 1844 the North Midland Railway amalgamated with the York & North Midland, Midland Counties and the Birmingham & Derby Railways to form the Midland Railway.