North Midland Railway.View through the Belper Cutting looking North
Day & Haghe Lith.rs to the Queen [c.1845]
Lithograph and tintstone, printed area 290 x 400mm (11½ x 15¾").
The Belper cutting, a major achievement of the North Midland Railway from Derby to Leeds to the designs of George and Robert Stephenson in 1840. Massive stone retaining walls were required to make the cutting, spanned by several parallel bridges. From a series of lithographs publicising significant engineering achievements on the North Midland Railway route.
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