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040 - Great Western Railway Contract 3C

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Plan of the line. Drawing No. 1 for Contract No. 3C. Drawing is of the proposed line between Langley Burrell parish, Draycott parish and Sutton Benger parish. This is one of the drawings referred to in the annexed contract between the Great Western Railway Company and Mr. Edward Price bearing date the seventeenth day of June 1839. Drawing is signed by Edward Price and Brunel.

17 June 1839

Long section of line. Drawing is of a cross section of the land for the proposed line between Lane Bridge and Foot Culvert Drawing No. 6. This is one of the drawings referred to in the annexed contract between the Great Western Railway Company and Mr. Edward Price bearing date the seventeenth day of June 1839. Drawing is signed by Edward Price and Brunel.

17 June 1839

Copy tender for Contract No. 3C. Tender copy for contract between Mr. Edward Price and the Great Western Railway Company for Price to complete earthwork, bridges, masonry and brickwork from No. 1 Longley Burrell to River Avon (western bank). Contract includes information for the schedule of the works to take place and a description of the works to take place. The Contract is dated on 17th June 1839 and it was signed, sealed and delivered by Price in the precense of Henry Leager.

17 June 1839

Details of cutting and embankment. Two drawings on one sheet. Drawing No. 3 for Contract No. 3C. First drawing is of cross section of cutting, second drawing is of cross section of embankment. This is one of the drawings referred to in the annexed contract between the Great Western Railway Company and Mr. Edward Price bearing date the seventeenth day of June 1839. Drawing is signed by Edward Price and Brunel.

17 June 1839

Details of Culvert. Four drawings of a tunnel on one sheet. Drawing No. 6 for Contract No. 3C. First drawing is of an elevation, second drawing is of longitudinal section and back elevation at AB, third drawing is of transverse section at CD, fourth drawing is of plan of foundations with plan of superstructure. This is one of the drawings referred to in the annexed contract between the Great Western Railway Company and Mr. Edward Price bearing date the seventeenth day of June 1839. Drawing is signed by Edward Price and Brunel.

17 June 1839

Details of Green Bridge. Four drawings on one sheet. Drawing No. 4 for Contract No. 3C. First drawing is of an elevation and a longitudinal section at AB, second drawing is of elevation at CD, third drawing is of a plan of foundations with plan of superstructure, fourth drawing is of transverse section at EF. This is one of the drawings referred to in the annexed contract between the Great Western Railway Company and Mr. Edward Price bearing date the seventeenth day of June 1839. Drawing is signed by Edward Price and Brunel.

17 June 1839

Details of Culverts. Twelve drawings on one sheet. Drawing No. 9 for Contract No. 3C. First drawing is of an elevation, second drawing is of a transverse section at CD, third drawing is of an elevation, fourth drawing is of transverse section at CD, fifth drawing is of an elevation, sixth drawing is of a transverse section at CD, seventh drawing is of a plan, eighth drawing is of longitudinal section at AB, ninth drawing is of a plan, tenth drawing is of longitudinal section at AB, eleventh drawing is of a plan, twelfth drawing is of longitudinal section at AB. This is one of the drawings referred to in the annexed contract between the Great Western Railway Company and Mr. Edward Price bearing date the seventeenth day of June 1839. Drawing is signed by Edward Price and Brunel.

17 June 1839

Original Drawing on paper in ink and colour wash

17 June 1839

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