Rivet

2018/034

Rivet from the Tay Bridge (1882-7)

SKU: 2018/034 Categories: ,

Description

Rivet from the Tay Bridge (1882-7) acquired by Roland Paxton on a visit in 2002 during its refurbishment. It is from a deck cross-beam of the present bridge engineered by WH Barlow.

Additional information

Acquisition Number

2018/034

Item Type

Short Description

Rivet from the Tay Bridge

Manufactured by

Date of Manufacture

c. 1885

Sub-items

None

Supporting Items

None

Makers Number

None

Marks

None

Dimensions (mm)

Overall length: 57. Shaft diameter 22.

Donor

Date Donated

September 2018

Materials

Steel

Condition

Fair – rusted

Display Location