A Chain Bridge

Made:
1753

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A Chain Bridge, commonly called the Winch bridge near Middleton in Teesdale, supported from two Rocks, upon two Iron Chains. / Designed & built by some Miners & Country Workmen, about the year 1753. - J.S. delint. - Scale 1/4in : 1 ft. - Drawing, pen ink and wash, 34x49cm. Initialled blc. - Bridge of 51 feet length using iron chains, between rocks: elevation and section detail

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Category:
Art
Object Number:
2000-1077
type:
drawing
credit:
Grosvenor Prints
status:
Permanent collection

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