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S.M.T. Viaduct and Quarries
  • Francis Bedford
    born: London, England, United Kingdom ; died: London, England, United Kingdom ; active: England, United Kingdom
  • S.M.T. Viaduct and Quarries, circa 1870
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • albumen print
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15.5 x 21.2 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 1/8 x 8 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1978.0052

Black-and-white image of a train moving along the tracks. Train is spewing smoke and is about to cross a bridge with four archways. Rocks and grass are seen in foreground. In background there are divided plots of land and brush covered mountains.