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025 - Great Western Railway Brent Viaduct Contract

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Details of deck of Brent Viaduct and Stone Courses. Five drawings on one sheet. Drawing No. 6 for Contract No. 1. First drawing is of section at A with section at B, second drawing is of [two sections], third drawing is of a plan, fourth drawing is of springing course, fifth drawing is of caps for upper course and lower course. This drawing is referred to in the second page of the indenture to which this drawing is annexed as the drawing No. 3 and the same indenture is dated the 17th December 1835 and is made between the Great Western Railway Company on the one part and Thomas Grissell and Samuel Morton Peto of the other part.

17 December 1835

Indenture for the contract for making the Brent Viaduct and for works connected therewith between the Great Western Railway Company and Messrs Thomas Grissell and Samuel Morton Peto. Contract also includes work for the diverting of the river and specifies how the work on the viaduct and other connected works are to be carried out. Contract includes schedule of prices. Contract signed, sealed and delivered by Thomas Grissell and Samuel Morton Peto in the presence of Thomas Westwood (clerk).

17 December 1835

Plan of Line. Drawing No. 1 for Contract No. 1. Drawing is of a plan showing the route of the line passing over the River Brent. This drawing is referred to in the second page of the indenture to which this drawing is annexed as the drawing No. 1 and the same indenture is dated the 17th December 1835 and is made between the Great Western Railway Company on the one part and Thomas Griselle and Samuel Morton Peto of the other part. Drawing is signed by Thomas Grissell, Samuel Morton Peto and Brunel.

17 December 1835

Details of Pier and construction of arch. Six drawings on one sheet. Drawing No. 4 for Contract No. 1. First drawing is of an elevation, second drawing is of a section, third drawing is of a plan, fourth drawing is of a [plan], fifth drawing is of a section, sixth drawing is of a section.

17 December 1835

Plan of foundations of Brent Viaduct. Two drawings on one sheet. Drawing No. 3 for Contract No. 1. First drawing is of [plan of superstructure], second drawing is of plan of foundations. This drawing is referred to in the second page of the indenture to which this drawing is annexed as the drawing No. 3 and the same indenture is dated the 17th December 1835 and is made between the Great Western Railway Company on the one part and Thomas Griselle and Samuel Morton Peto [of the other part.] Drawing is signed by Thomas Grissell, Samuel Morton Peto and Brunel.

17 December 1835

Elevation of Brent Viaduct showing internal structure. Four drawings on one sheet. Drawing No. 5 for Contract No. 1. First drawing is of an elevation, second drawing is of an elevation with [longitudinal section], third drawing is of a section, fourth drawing is of a section.

17 December 1835

Elevation of Brent Viaduct and plan of River Brent diversion. Two drawings on one sheet. Drawing No. 2 for Contract No. 1. First drawing is of an elevation, second drawing is of plan showing line of railway over River Brent. This drawing is referred to in the second page of the indenture to which this drawing is annexed as the drawing No. 2 and the same indenture is dated the 17th December 1835 and is made between the Great Western Railway Company on the one part and Thomas Griselle and Samuel Morton Peto of the other part. Drawing is signed by Thomas Grissell, Samuel Morton Peto and Brunel.

17 December 1835

Details of Brent Viaduct. Two drawings on one sheet. Drawings are of details for pier No. 2 for Brent Viaduct. First drawing is of transverse section at AB. Second drawing is of transverse section of CD. Drawing is a duplicate of working drawing No. 3. Signed by Thomas Hardy Bentham

17 December 1835

Details of Brent Viaduct. Drawing is of details for Brent Viaduct and is of No. 2 pier reckoning from the W. Signed by Thomas Hardy Bertram.

17 December 1835

2 drawings on one sheet showing pier of Wharncliffe Viaduct

1835

4 drawings on one sheet showing sections elevations and plans of Wharncliffe Viaduct piers

1835

3 drawings showing plans, elevations and sections of Wharncliffe Viaduct. Stamped I.K.B., 55 Parliament Street, Westminster.

1835

1 drawing on one sheet showing plan of Brent Viaduct contract

1835

2 drawings on one sheet showing pier and foundation of Wharncliffe Viaduct

1835

12 drawings on one sheet showing piers and wing wall details

1835

3 drawings on one sheet showing elevations, plans and sections of Wharncliffe Viaduct. Stamped I.K.B., 55 Parliament Street, Westminster

1835

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