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Small Viaduct, Adelaide and Melbourne Railway, 1890

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3082A/22

Scope and Contents

260 x 200 mm. A side view of the viaduct, from below, showing the spidery, metal girder construction. The Mount Lofty ranges prevented the eastward expansion of the railways until 1883 when the southern line reached Nairne by the skilful use of viaducts over the hills.


  • Creation: 1890

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Finding aid date

2013-09-19 16:10:12+00:00

Includes index.

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