British industrial landscape, c 1865.
© Science Museum / Science & Society Picture Library
Model (scale 1:200) of a mid-19th century scene, featuring elements of contemporary agriculture, industry and housing, and transport. In the foreground steamships are moored at a quayside with goods ready for transport. Beyond is a shipyard, a village, railway station and tunnel, with a bridge over the river. Model made by Charley's Art of Reading.