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BRRecords of British Railways Board1845-1999
BR/FORForth Bridge Railway1873-1948
BR/FOR/4Miscellaneous Books and Records1862-1962
BR/FOR/4/34Glass plate negatives of photographs by Evelyn Carey, mostly showing stages of construction of the Forth Rail Bridge; with images of large houses in Fife and Lothians; of Sir John Fowler's house, Braemore (Ross-shire); and of the shields for the Hudson Tunnel (New York and New Jersey)1883-1890
Country code GB
Repository code 234
Repository National Records of Scotland
Reference BR/FOR/4/34/223
Title View from the north west, Fife pier in the foreground, Inchgarvie and Queensferry beyond.
Dates 22 Mar 1889
Access status Closed
Access conditions Record unfit for production: further information can be obtained from National Records of Scotland staff.
Location Off site
Description 'The Forth Bridge. From the N(orth) W(est). Original Neg. No.: 320
12 x 15 inches. Dry gelatin glass plate negative. Varnished.
Cantilevers almost completed but central girders not commenced.
Level Item
Extent 1 glass plate
Copies Modern copy negatives and prints available; ;

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