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Country code GB
Repository code 234
Repository National Records of Scotland
Reference RHP99151
Title Architectural drawings of timber railway bridge with swing bridge over the River Tay at Perth, Dundee and Perth Railway
Dates Dec 1847
Access status Open
Location On site (Sighthill)
Description 'Dundee and Perth Railway. Tay Bridges. Admiralty drawings and specification.' Unattributed. Found with drawings of later railway viaduct for the Dundee Perth and Aberdeen Junction Railway at the same location [RHP99150/1-6], dating from 1862 [Engineers: B & E Blyth, 135 George Street, Edinburgh].
Includes manuscript specifications for bridge works. Drawings nos. 1-3 marked 'referred to in letter to Mr Wedderspoon. Edin. 9th Dec 1847. D.S.' and 'Approved of subject to the conditions of the Secretary's letter dated Admiralty 15th December 1847. W.'
Level File
Extent 5 plans & 1 volume, rolled
Related material GD343
Archival history Blyth & Blyth, Civil Engineers (GD343)
Associated places
PL215Perth, Perthshire, Scotland

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