Britannia Tubular Bridge during construction, Wales, May 1849.
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Lithograph by G Hawkins. View taken from the Anglesey Shore showing the piers and scaffolding of the railway bridge. Designed by Robert Stephenson (1803-1859), the Britannia Tubular Bridge spans the Menai Straits, connecting Anglesey to Wales. Published by Day & Sons, November 1849.