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

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RIBApix ref no RIBA49944
Architect/DesignerBrunel, Isambard Kingdom (1806-1859)
Artist/PhotographerGalwey, Reginald Hugo de Burgh (1917-1971)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1845
Image Date1954
Library ReferenceAP152/8
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