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Construction of the Metropolitan and District Railway


Construction of the Metropolitan and District Railway


Kensington Station under construction, showing the method of erecting the arched metal roof. A central tower of timber scaffolding was also used at other stations, including Gloucester Road and Bayswater, to aid the assembly of the ribs of the roof.



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