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Irt Viaduct, Drigg and Carleton
Irt Viaduct
site name:-   Whitehaven and Furness Junction Railway
site name:-   Irt, River
civil parish:-   Drigg and Carleton (formerly Cumberland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   railway viaduct
locality type:-   viaduct
coordinates:-   SD06789852
1Km square:-   SD0698
10Km square:-   SD09

evidence:-   outline view:- Linton 1852
placename:-  Irt Viaduct
source data:-   Print, engraving, outline views, Mountains as Seen from the Esk Viaduct, the Eskmeals Viaduct, and Mountains as Seen from the Viaduct near Drigg, the Irt Viaduct, Whitehaven and Furness Junction Railway, Cumberland, engraved by W H Lizars, Edinburgh, published by Whittaker and Co, London, and by R Gibson and Son and by Callander and Dixon, Whitehaven, Cumberland, 1852.
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Tipped in opposite p.86 of A Handbook of the Whitehaven and Furness Railway, by John Linton. 
printed at upper scene, top:-  "MOUNTAINS AS SEEN FROM THE ESK VIADUCT."
printed at upper scene caption:-  "1 Ennerdale Mountains 2 The Knott 3 The Deer Park 4 Great Gable 5 Scawfell 6 Wrynose (Waberthwaite below) 7 Wetherlam 8 Harter Fell 9 Birkby Fell 10 Stainton Fell 11 Corney Fell"
printed at lower scene, top:-  "MOUNTAINS AS SEEN FROM THE IRT VIADUCT NEAR DRIGG."
printed at lower scene caption:-  "1 Seatallan 2 Buckbarrow 3 Middle Fell 4 Yewbarrow 5 Kirk Fell (Irton Church below) 6 Great Gable 7 Ling Mell (Latterbarrow below) 8 Scawfell Pike (Screes below) 9 Scawfell (Irton Fell below) 10 Wrynose 11 Wetherlam 12 Harter Fell (Muncaster Fell below)"
printed at bottom right:-  "W. H. Lizars Edinr."
item:-  Armitt Library : A1158.11
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