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Forth Bridge from above Queensferry. Length 8296 ft, height 354 feet, spans 1700 feet, 1890 - 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304A/371

Scope and Contents

202 x 133 mm. A view looking out over the town of Queensferry and across the Firth of Forth towards the Forth Bridge (completed 1889). Photograph by James Valentine and Co.


  • Creation: 1890 - 1899


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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition, slight fading in from edges.



Date information

DateText: Dated '1890s' in the typescript catalogue..


James Valentine and Company

Finding aid date

2004-01-22 16:12:45+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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