Crumlin viaduct, Ebbw Vale, Gwent: close-up of a steel pier with workers' housing in the background

RIBApix ref no RIBA47984
Architect/DesignerKennard, Thomas William (1825-1893)
Artist/PhotographerGalwey, Reginald Hugo de Burgh (1917-1971)
CountryUK: Wales
CityEbbw Vale
Subject Date1857
Image Date1959
Library ReferenceAP Box 207 Newbridge
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Built in 1853-1857, the Crumlin viaduct carried the Newport, Abergavenny and Herefordshire railway over the valley renowned for its iron and steelworks. It was demolished in 1967.

Subject tags

housing, steelworks, railway viaducts