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Wolverton Viaduct, 30 June 1837.

Bourne, John Cooke

Wolverton Viaduct, 30 June 1837.
2 8 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 20cm


Wash drawing by John Cooke Bourne, from a collection of views on the construction of the London & Birmingham Railway. Wolverton viaduct was 660 foot long and 57 foot high. It is shown here under construction in 1837. When the line was widened later in the 19th century; a second viaduct exactly following this design was grafted onto the side.

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