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24. Workshop. General view, with bridge over Railway.

24. Workshop. General view, with bridge over Railway.

Photographer: Unknown

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1873

Shelfmark: Photo 96/2(55)

Item number: 96255

Genre: Photograph

Photograph from the Crofton Collection: 'Public works including the Manora Breakwater and the River Son canal system' taken in 1871. An annicut, or weir was built on the Son between 1869 and 1875 by constructing a mass of rubble stone masonry founded on shallow wells. This view shows industrial buildings associated with the construction of the canal network in Bihar near Dehri.

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