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Construction of the Metropolitan and District Railway

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Construction of the Metropolitan and District Railway

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1866-67

Gloucester Road Station in the early stages of construction. The tower of timber in the centre left of the photograph is the first section of the scaffolding that would later be used to erect the roof of the station, a metal arched structure at some height..

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M866METPCM Photographs of the construction of the Metropolitan District Railway, 1866-68
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Institution of Civil Engineers

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