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railway bridge, Carlisle (7)
site name:-   Newcastle and Carlisle Railway
site name:-   Caldew, River
locality:-   Carlisle
civil parish:-   Carlisle (formerly Cumberland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   railway bridge
coordinates:-   NY39995530
1Km square:-   NY3955
10Km square:-   NY35

evidence:-   perhaps old drawing:- 
placename:-  Caldew, River
source data:-   Drawing, Works at the Intended New Bridge Across the River Caldew, Carlisle, Cumberland, by John Wilson Carmichael, 1835.
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Busy scene of construction workers building a substantial bridge; to right of composition a group of masons hammer at stone blocks. In centre foreground a single figure sits on a large block of stone and surveys the scene, his back to the viewer. The city of Carlisle lies in the background. 
Carmichael executed 22 pencil drawings of the construction of the Newcastle and Carlisle Railway at the suggestion of the Rail Company. 
inscribed & initialled &dated at bottom right:-  "Works at the intended New Bridge across the River Caldew, Carlisle J W C 1835"
item:-  Tullie House Museum : 1968.16.3
Image © Tullie House Museum

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