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Slide set: [Manchester Geographical Society Collection: Improvement works at Iron Gate, River Danube] (lecture: privately made, 10 slides, n.d.)

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[1]
Longitudinal section of the Danube from Turn Severin to Bazias, and plans of cataracts
[2]
Danube near Iron Gate
[3]
Iron Gate improvement cutting
[4]
Iron Gate -- Trajan's tablet
[5]
Iron Gate -- a cutting
[6]
Iron Gate improvement diagram
[7]
Longitudinal profile and cross section of the Iron Gate canal
[8]
The regulation of the cataracts of the Danube -- map of the Irongate rocks and canal
[9]
Iron Gate improvement diagram
[10]
The Danube Improvement Canal Works -- Jucz Cataract Canal
Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
lecture
Date of first manufacture
unknown
Source of slide images
Notes

The diagrams illustrate one of a series of navigational improvement schemes carried out on the River Danube, probably that completed in or around 1896.

Several of the diagrams are captioned with credits to the journal The Engineer.

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Lucerna ID  3009618

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 7 March 2019

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