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25. Workshop. Foundry to left, next to it blacksmiths' shops, next fitters' shop and carpenters' to right.

25. Workshop. Foundry to left, next to it blacksmiths' shops, next fitters' shop and carpenters' to right.

Photographer: Unknown

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1873

Shelfmark: Photo 96/2(56)

Item number: 96256

Genre: Photograph

Photograph from the Crofton Collection: 'Public works including the Manora Breakwater and the River Son canal system' taken in 1873. 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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