Atmospheric Railway engine house (Railway Museum), The Strand, Starcross, Devon

RIBApix ref no RIBA49944
Architect/DesignerBrunel, Isambard Kingdom (1806-1859)
Artist/PhotographerGalwey, Reginald Hugo de Burgh (1917-1971)
CountryUK: England
CityStarcross
Subject Date1845
Image Date1954
ViewExterior
StyleItalianate
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP152/8
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This was built as an engine and pumping house for the hugely expensive and short-lived South Devon Atmospheric Railway (1845-1847) by I. K. Brunel.

Subject tags

towers, pumping stations, railway architecture, dereliction