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Slide set: The principle and construction of the Forth Bridge (lecture: G.W. Wilson, 12 slides, 1889)

Individual slides contained in this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Longitudinal Section
Slide 2
Tableau of Principle
Slide 3**
Cross Section at Pier
Slide 4
Skeleton Plan, Showing Taper
Slide 5**
Caissons Floating out
Slide 6
Foundations, Queensferry
Slide 7
Cantilever, Upright Part
Slide 8**
Mode of Building Out Cantilever
Slide 9**
Progress of Work
Slide 10**
End of Shore Cantilever
Slide 11


no image available
Slide 12**
Bridge Completed
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Slide title
Format
Image type
Production
Background
1
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
location: Forth Railway Bridge, South Queensferry, West Lothian, Scotland
2
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Photograph
Photography
Exterior location
3
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
location: Forth Railway Bridge, South Queensferry, West Lothian, Scotland
4
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
location: Forth Railway Bridge, South Queensferry, West Lothian, Scotland
5
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
location: Forth Railway Bridge, South Queensferry, West Lothian, Scotland
6
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Drawing / painting / print
Photography
N/A
location: Forth Railway Bridge, South Queensferry, West Lothian, Scotland
7
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Photograph
Photography
Exterior location
location: Forth Railway Bridge, South Queensferry, West Lothian, Scotland
8
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Photograph
Photography
Exterior location
location: Forth Railway Bridge, South Queensferry, West Lothian, Scotland
9
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Photograph
Photography
Exterior location
location: Forth Railway Bridge, South Queensferry, West Lothian, Scotland
10
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Photograph
Photography
Exterior location
location: Forth Railway Bridge, South Queensferry, West Lothian, Scotland
11
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Unknown
Photography
Unknown
12
Standard glass slide:
3¼ inches (83mm) square
Photograph
Photography
Exterior location
location: Forth Railway Bridge, South Queensferry, West Lothian, Scotland
image content: Building or structure – bridge
Lucerna ID  3000188

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 9 April 2017

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