Construction of the Metropolitan and District Railway

Construction of the Metropolitan and District Railway

Roofing over the twin tunnels at Bedford Gardens, Paddington, on 21 June 1867. The photograph illustrates the cut-and-cover method of tunnel construction.

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Image ID :
2578478
Image type :
Photograph
Published :
c.1867
Author :
Flather, H.
Source :
M866METPCM Photographs of the construction of the Metropolitan District Railway, 1866-68
Credit :
Institution of Civil Engineers
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