Conway Tubular Bridge, Robert Stephenson Esq.re Engineer.Clear Span 400 feet. 18 feet above High Water. Weight of each Tube, 1300 Tons, Height of Towers 90 feet above High Water.
Pub. by William Bridge, Conway [c.1848.]
Tinted lithograph with hand colour. Sheet 275 x 370mm (10¾ x 14½"). Slight mount burn.
The Conwy Railway Bridge, built by Robert Stephenson to a design by William Fairbairn, the first tubular bridge to be built and now the only remaining one built by Stephenson.
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