Prints

2015/010

“Ink Photo” prints (5 No) of photographs taken during the construction of the Forth Bridge

Description

“Ink Photo” prints (5 No) of photographs taken during the construction of the Forth Bridge. The prints are:

1: A Caisson Ready to Launch.

2: Caisson just launched.

3: Vertical Columns of Fife Cantilever – March 1887.

4: Rivetting Cage for Lower Member.

5: Fife Cantilever from HMS “Devastation” – March 1889.

Each print is annotated at the bottom left with the words “Ink Photo, Sprague & Co, London”.

Additional information

Acquisition Number

2010/010

Item Type

Short Description

"Ink Photo" prints of photographs taken during the construction of the Forth Bridge

Manufactured by

Date of Manufacture

c. 1888

Sub-items

Clip-on frames

Supporting Items

None

Makers Number

None

Marks

None

Dimensions (mm)

295 x 209

Donor

Date Donated

September 2015

Materials

Paper

Condition

Good

Display Location