Newton BridgeOn the Turnpike Road and Brook._ Height 71 Feet_ Span of each arch 40 Feet.
Lithograph, rare. Sheet: 190 x 130mm, (7½ x 5"). Trimmed and laid on an album sheet.
Newton Bridge, built over the Wigan-Warrington turnpike by George Stephenson for the Liverpool & Manchester railway. Originally published as one of 'Eight Views illustrating The Liverpool and Manchester Railway, and the Engines and Carriages employed upon it' published in Chester in 1830 and described by Abbey as 'a flimsy booklet of the greatest rarity'.
Abbey Life: 404.6
[Ref: 40112] £120.00