To His Grace the Duke of Beaufort, Lord Lieutenant of the Counties of Gloucester and Monmouth, and to the Chairmen of the Quarter Sessions and Magistrates of Said Counties, under whose auspices the work was begun and completed - This Low Water View of theCast-Iron Bridge erected over the River Wye at Chepstow in the Year 1816, By John U. Rastrick, Civil Engineer,_is Respectfully Dedicated by their Most Obedient and Most Humble Servant,_
Lithograph on india paper. 340 x 500mm. Some faint spotting.
The Iron Bridge designed by John Rennie and built by John Urpeth Rastrick, who also built the London-Brighton Railway in 1841.
[Ref: 3499] £420.00