Great Western Railway. Long Tunnel, Fox's Wood.

Made:
1846
maker:
John Cooke Bourne
and
Charles Frederick Cheffins

Lithograph, Long Tunnel, Fox's Wood, by John Cooke Bourne, 1846. Lithograph depicting the interior of the tunnel on the Great Western Railway between Bath and Bristol, during its construction. Two broad gauge tracks curve through the tunnel, cut through rock. There are navvies working and standing on the track. Drawn and lithographed by J C Bourne. Title below. Text at bottom right reads "Printed by C F Cheffins". From Bourne's 'The History and Description of the Great Western Railway", published in 1846.

Details

Category:
Pictorial Collection (Railway)
Object Number:
1977-7522
type:
print
status:
Permanent collection

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