Conwy Tubular Bridge under construction, Conwy, Gwynned: perspective view showing the second tube being built with part of Conwy Castle and Thomas Telford's Conwy Castle Suspension Bridge bridge seen in the background

RIBApix ref no RIBA31514
Architect/DesignerStephenson, Robert (1803-1859)
Telford, Thomas (1757-1834)
Artist/PhotographerHawkins, George (1819-1852)
CountryUK: Wales
CityConwy
Subject Date1849
Image Date1848
ViewExterior
StyleVictorian
MediumPrint
Library ReferenceSC183WALES22/1
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Conwy Tubular Bridge was designed by Robert Stephenson to serve the Chester to Holyhead Railway.

Subject tags

railway architecture, construction sites, rivers, bridges, castles, scaffolding, cranes, writers, building equipment