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  • Sometimes also a viaduct consisting of a series of arches is preferred to an embankment when the line has to be taken over a piece of fiat alluvial plain, or when it is desired to economize space and to carry the line at a sufficient height to clear the streets, as in the case of various railways entering London and other large towns.

  • under the names of Holborn Viaduct, High Holborn and New Oxford Street.

  • The name of Holborn was formerly derived from Old Bourne, a tributary of the Fleet, the valley of which is clearly seen where Holborn Viaduct crosses Farringdon Street.

  • The fall and rise of the road across the valley before the construction of the viaduct (1869) was abrupt and inconvenient.

  • In earlier times a bridge here crossed the Fleet, leading from Newgate, while a quarter of a mile west of the viaduct is the site of Holborn Bars, at the entrance to the City, where tolls were levied.

  • The church of St Andrew, the parish of which extends into the City, stands near Holborn Viaduct.

  • The Nith is crossed by three bridges and the railway viaduct.

  • The iron tubular bridge which carries the line over the Nepean is the best of its kind in the colony, while the viaduct over Knapsack Gulley is the most remarkable erection of its kind in Australia.

  • Kingshighway viaduct, 855 ft.

  • The Central Viaduct, finished in 1888, extends from Central Avenue to W.

  • 14th Street, and there connects with a smaller viaduct across Walworth Run, the combined length of the two being about 4000 ft.

  • Another viaduct (about 830 ft.

  • The slope of Farringdon Road, where crossed by Holborn Viaduct, and of New Bridge Street, Blackfriars, marks its course exactly, and that of Fleet Street and Ludgate Hill its steep banks.

  • It then bears successively the names of Oxford Street, New Oxford Street and High Holborn; enters the City, becomes known as Holborn Viaduct from the fact that it is there carried over other streets which lie at a lower level, and then as Newgate Street and Cheapside.

  • The South-Eastern & Chatham railway has four terminal stations, all on or close to the north bank of the river - Victoria, Charing Cross,' Holborn Viaduct and Cannon Street (City).

  • Many street improvements were carried out, it is true, in the last half of the 19th century, the dates of the principal being as follows: 1854, Cannon Street; 1864, Southwark Street; 1870, Holborn Viaduct; 1871, Hamilton Place, Queen Victoria Street; 1876, Northumberland Avenue; 1882, Tooley Street; 1883, Hyde Park Corner; 1884, Eastcheap; 1886, Shaftesbury Avenue; 1887, Charing Cross Road; 1890-1892, Rosebery Avenue.

  • Ayr proper lies on the south bank of the river, which is crossed by three bridges, besides the railway viaduct - the Victoria Bridge (erected in 1898) and the famous "Twa Brigs" of Burns.

  • There are two piers, and a railway viaduct of eleven arches crosses the harbour.

  • The breadth at the mouth is 32 m.; near the head, where the Solway viaduct of the Caledonian railway crosses the firth, it is nearly i 2 m.

  • To the west a lofty viaduct over the Suize carries the railway.

  • The .Genesee viaduct, Boo ft.

  • An internal viaduct of lattice girders carries a double line of rails.

  • 31 shows the Douro viaduct of a total length of 1158 ft.

  • The Garabit viaduct carries the railway near St Flour, in the Cantal department, France, at 420 ft.

  • - Viaur Viaduct.

  • The total length of the viaduct is 1715 ft.

  • - Douro Viaduct.

  • A massive steel and concrete toll viaduct, about 14 m.

  • The Murrumbidgee is here spanned by a steel viaduct, the approaches of which are formed by heavy embankments.

  • The old town extends in a narrow line along the river Sheppey, while the newer town has for its main street a viaduct across the river valley.

  • The river is crossed by a bridge for ordinary traffic, and by a fine railway viaduct.

  • The water supply is derived from three sources: the small streams flowing down the mountain sides which serve small localities; the old Carioca aqueduct, dating from colonial times, which collects a considerable supply from the small streams of the Serra da Carioca and brings it into the city through a covered conduit which once crossed the gap between Santa Thereza and Santo Antonio hills on two ranges of stone arches (now used as a viaduct by the Santa Thereza Tramway Company); and the modern Rio do Ouro waterworks, which brings in an abundant supply from the Serra do Tinqua, N.W.

  • On the left bank of the river are the Altstadt (old town) with four old suburbs and numerous new suburbs, and the Friedrichstadt (separated from the Altstadt by a long railway viaduct); on the right, the Neustadt (new town), Antonstadt, and the modern military suburb Alberstadt.

  • Suakin stands on a coralline islet connected with the suburb of El-Kef on the mainland by a causeway and a viaduct.

  • The river is crossed by St John's Bridge of nine arches, completed in 1772 from the designs of John Smeaton and widened a century later; by Victoria Bridge, a modern structure connecting South Street with Dundee Road; and farther south (at the end of Tay Street) by a footway alongside of the viaduct belonging to the Caledonian railway.

  • Several bridges cross the stream, and a lofty railway viaduct bestrides the valley.

  • The viaduct of the mole was to be blown up by two submarines, CI (Lt.

  • The viaduct had gone up, and the mole was secure from landward side.

  • Sandford (awarded the V.C.) in C3 had sighted the viaduct about half a mile off, and running into the iron piers at oi knots had jammed the vessel with its 52 tons of amatol hard and fast.

  • away when the viaduct went up, scattering huge pieces of iron and concrete around them.

  • Two great railway bridges across the Missouri, many smaller bridges across the Kansas, and a great interstate toll viaduct extending from bluff to bluff across the valley of the latter river, lie within the metropolitan area of the two cities.

  • The other, the Royal Border Bridge, situated a quarter of a mile up the river, is a magnificent railway viaduct, 126 ft.

  • A similar station in England was opened in the basement of a house in Holborn Viaduct, London, in March 1882.

  • Warrnambool has a fine port with a viaduct and breakwater pier 2400 ft.

  • Riga consists of four parts - the old town and the St Petersburg and Moscow suburbs on the right bank of the Dvina, and the Mitau suburb on the left bank, the two sides being connected by a floating bridge, which is removed in winter, and by a viaduct, 820 ft.

  • - Termini - Victoria, Charing Cross,Holborn Viaduct, Cannon Street.

  • It has a station also on the Caledonian railway company's branch line from Kirtlebridge to Brayton (Cumberland), which crosses the Solway Firth at Seafield by a viaduct, 13 m.

  • The river is here spanned by the Chicago Great Western railway steel bridge, or viaduct, one of the longest in the country.

  • by a fine railway viaduct 540 yds.

  • Just below it is the new bridge erected in 1829 from designs by Robert Stevenson, and below this again the railway viaduct.

  • In the neighbourhood also a great railway viaduct spans the Dinting valley with sixteen arches.

  • Boulogne occupies the summit and slopes of a ridge of hills skirting the right bank of the Liane; the industrial quarter of Capecure extends along the opposite bank, and is reached by two bridges, while the river is also crossed by a double railway viaduct.

  • arches of the viaduct and line Blea Moor Tunnel.

  • arched viaduct.

  • The whole of the viaduct was decked with 3 inch timber planking with large timber balks running longitudinally under the rails.

  • This viaduct is the highest on the line at 135 feet above the valley bottom.

  • bowstring girder Ken Viaduct on approach to New Galloway station.

  • In fact, the Viaduct was not finally completed until July 1833, when the top copings were installed.

  • disused railroad viaduct.

  • gantry signs are mounted on the viaduct both ways to direct traffic.

  • gauntlet of fire to demolish an iron viaduct forming part of the mole.

  • glanceone which struck the viaduct was a glancing blow on ends of sleepers, which with rails on downside, damaged.

  • obtrusive building had been of the viaduct begun in 1844, (fn.

  • railwayailroad viaduct at Paddock Foot can be seen in the distance.

  • Just beyond the quarries the railroad crossed the deep wooded ravine of the Ham Woods Valley by an impressive viaduct.

  • trespass notice near one of the abutments of Horns Bridge viaduct as it was too common to bother with!

  • tress planted on Holburn Viaduct.

  • The viaduct itself is a unique example of a warren truss supported on wrought iron trestles.

  • A Hornby Schools class loco crosses the viaduct over the canal.

  • viaduct constructed across the face of a near vertical waterslide, that I wasn't able to photograph.

  • viaduct built to carry Isambard Kingdom Brunel's Great Western Railroad across the town.

  • Features include a viaduct, a short branch to a quarry and a small village.

  • You will see a railroad viaduct which the road goes under.

  • viaduct used to reach out to the wharf.

  • This village, which is situated under a disused viaduct, is a true gem.

  • Just past the lock the railroad line crosses the canal on an arched viaduct.

  • It swings northeast, along the Almond valley, giving views of the magnificent canal viaduct ahead.

  • Just beyond the quarries the railroad crossed the deep wooded ravine of the Ham Woods Valley by an impressive viaduct.

  • The building of Southwark station was governed by the Victorian main line railroad viaduct directly above.

  • viaduct journey sound quiet round here Relieving cramp how large the day is.

  • Plimsoll viaduct journey sound quiet round here Relieving cramp how large the day is.

  • The railroad viaduct at Paddock Foot can be seen in the distance.

  • The concrete road bridge replaced the original four arch viaduct that crossed the cutting.

  • Train runs over raised brick viaduct over the Thames with great views of Windsor Castle.

  • A view from the south west, showing the profile of the rail viaduct which matches almost exactly the original bridge.

  • Ironically, the Kenyon Cutting, east of the Newton Viaduct, yielded 750,000 cubic yards of material.

  • Other prominent buildings are: the Queen Olga buildings, erected in1893-1895in the Renaissance style; the national industrial museum (1890-1896) in the late Renaissance style, flanked by two cupola-crowned towers and decorated with medallions of famous Swabians; the magnificent new town-hall; and the railway viaduct across the valley of the Neckar, 740 yds.

  • Sometimes also a viaduct consisting of a series of arches is preferred to an embankment when the line has to be taken over a piece of fiat alluvial plain, or when it is desired to economize space and to carry the line at a sufficient height to clear the streets, as in the case of various railways entering London and other large towns.

  • under the names of Holborn Viaduct, High Holborn and New Oxford Street.

  • The name of Holborn was formerly derived from Old Bourne, a tributary of the Fleet, the valley of which is clearly seen where Holborn Viaduct crosses Farringdon Street.

  • The fall and rise of the road across the valley before the construction of the viaduct (1869) was abrupt and inconvenient.

  • In earlier times a bridge here crossed the Fleet, leading from Newgate, while a quarter of a mile west of the viaduct is the site of Holborn Bars, at the entrance to the City, where tolls were levied.

  • The church of St Andrew, the parish of which extends into the City, stands near Holborn Viaduct.

  • The site of the first is covered by the fine red brick buildings of the Prudential Assurance Company, Holborn Viaduct.

  • The Nith is crossed by three bridges and the railway viaduct.

  • The iron tubular bridge which carries the line over the Nepean is the best of its kind in the colony, while the viaduct over Knapsack Gulley is the most remarkable erection of its kind in Australia.

  • Kingshighway viaduct, 855 ft.

  • The Central Viaduct, finished in 1888, extends from Central Avenue to W.

  • 14th Street, and there connects with a smaller viaduct across Walworth Run, the combined length of the two being about 4000 ft.

  • Another viaduct (about 830 ft.

  • The slope of Farringdon Road, where crossed by Holborn Viaduct, and of New Bridge Street, Blackfriars, marks its course exactly, and that of Fleet Street and Ludgate Hill its steep banks.

  • It then bears successively the names of Oxford Street, New Oxford Street and High Holborn; enters the City, becomes known as Holborn Viaduct from the fact that it is there carried over other streets which lie at a lower level, and then as Newgate Street and Cheapside.

  • The South-Eastern & Chatham railway has four terminal stations, all on or close to the north bank of the river - Victoria, Charing Cross,' Holborn Viaduct and Cannon Street (City).

  • Many street improvements were carried out, it is true, in the last half of the 19th century, the dates of the principal being as follows: 1854, Cannon Street; 1864, Southwark Street; 1870, Holborn Viaduct; 1871, Hamilton Place, Queen Victoria Street; 1876, Northumberland Avenue; 1882, Tooley Street; 1883, Hyde Park Corner; 1884, Eastcheap; 1886, Shaftesbury Avenue; 1887, Charing Cross Road; 1890-1892, Rosebery Avenue.

  • Thus, clock-makers and metal-workers are congregated in Finsbury, especially Clerkenwell and in Islington; Hatton Garden, near Holborn Viaduct, is a centre for diamond merchants; cabinet-making is carried on in Bethnal Green, Shoreditch and the vicinity; and large numbers in the East End are employed in the match industry.

  • Westminster is the seat of the Roman Catholic archbishopric in England, and Southwark is a bishopric. Among the numerous chapels of dissenting bodies there may be mentioned the City Temple, Congregational, on Holborn Viaduct; the Metropolitan Tabernacle, Baptist, in Southwark, the creation of which was the outcome of the labours of the famous preacher Charles Spurgeon (d.

  • Ayr proper lies on the south bank of the river, which is crossed by three bridges, besides the railway viaduct - the Victoria Bridge (erected in 1898) and the famous "Twa Brigs" of Burns.

  • There are two piers, and a railway viaduct of eleven arches crosses the harbour.

  • The breadth at the mouth is 32 m.; near the head, where the Solway viaduct of the Caledonian railway crosses the firth, it is nearly i 2 m.

  • To the west a lofty viaduct over the Suize carries the railway.

  • The .Genesee viaduct, Boo ft.

  • An internal viaduct of lattice girders carries a double line of rails.

  • The largest three-hinged-arch bridge constructed is the Viaur viaduct in the south of France (fig.

  • 31 shows the Douro viaduct of a total length of 1158 ft.

  • The Garabit viaduct carries the railway near St Flour, in the Cantal department, France, at 420 ft.

  • - Viaur Viaduct.

  • The total length of the viaduct is 1715 ft.

  • - Douro Viaduct.

  • A massive steel and concrete toll viaduct, about 14 m.

  • The Murrumbidgee is here spanned by a steel viaduct, the approaches of which are formed by heavy embankments.

  • The old town extends in a narrow line along the river Sheppey, while the newer town has for its main street a viaduct across the river valley.

  • The river is crossed by a bridge for ordinary traffic, and by a fine railway viaduct.

  • The water supply is derived from three sources: the small streams flowing down the mountain sides which serve small localities; the old Carioca aqueduct, dating from colonial times, which collects a considerable supply from the small streams of the Serra da Carioca and brings it into the city through a covered conduit which once crossed the gap between Santa Thereza and Santo Antonio hills on two ranges of stone arches (now used as a viaduct by the Santa Thereza Tramway Company); and the modern Rio do Ouro waterworks, which brings in an abundant supply from the Serra do Tinqua, N.W.

  • On the left bank of the river are the Altstadt (old town) with four old suburbs and numerous new suburbs, and the Friedrichstadt (separated from the Altstadt by a long railway viaduct); on the right, the Neustadt (new town), Antonstadt, and the modern military suburb Alberstadt.

  • Suakin stands on a coralline islet connected with the suburb of El-Kef on the mainland by a causeway and a viaduct.

  • The river is crossed by St John's Bridge of nine arches, completed in 1772 from the designs of John Smeaton and widened a century later; by Victoria Bridge, a modern structure connecting South Street with Dundee Road; and farther south (at the end of Tay Street) by a footway alongside of the viaduct belonging to the Caledonian railway.

  • Several bridges cross the stream, and a lofty railway viaduct bestrides the valley.

  • long, connected with the shore by a viaduct built on steel pillars.

  • The viaduct of the mole was to be blown up by two submarines, CI (Lt.

  • The viaduct had gone up, and the mole was secure from landward side.

  • The danger of the attack from landward had been removed by the destruction of the viaduct.

  • Sandford (awarded the V.C.) in C3 had sighted the viaduct about half a mile off, and running into the iron piers at oi knots had jammed the vessel with its 52 tons of amatol hard and fast.

  • away when the viaduct went up, scattering huge pieces of iron and concrete around them.

  • Two great railway bridges across the Missouri, many smaller bridges across the Kansas, and a great interstate toll viaduct extending from bluff to bluff across the valley of the latter river, lie within the metropolitan area of the two cities.

  • The other, the Royal Border Bridge, situated a quarter of a mile up the river, is a magnificent railway viaduct, 126 ft.

  • A similar station in England was opened in the basement of a house in Holborn Viaduct, London, in March 1882.

  • Warrnambool has a fine port with a viaduct and breakwater pier 2400 ft.

  • Riga consists of four parts - the old town and the St Petersburg and Moscow suburbs on the right bank of the Dvina, and the Mitau suburb on the left bank, the two sides being connected by a floating bridge, which is removed in winter, and by a viaduct, 820 ft.

  • - Termini - Victoria, Charing Cross,Holborn Viaduct, Cannon Street.

  • It has a station also on the Caledonian railway company's branch line from Kirtlebridge to Brayton (Cumberland), which crosses the Solway Firth at Seafield by a viaduct, 13 m.

  • The river is here spanned by the Chicago Great Western railway steel bridge, or viaduct, one of the longest in the country.

  • by a fine railway viaduct 540 yds.

  • Just below it is the new bridge erected in 1829 from designs by Robert Stevenson, and below this again the railway viaduct.

  • In the neighbourhood also a great railway viaduct spans the Dinting valley with sixteen arches.

  • Boulogne occupies the summit and slopes of a ridge of hills skirting the right bank of the Liane; the industrial quarter of Capecure extends along the opposite bank, and is reached by two bridges, while the river is also crossed by a double railway viaduct.

  • The railroad viaduct at Paddock Foot can be seen in the distance.

  • Just beyond the quarries the railroad crossed the deep wooded ravine of the Ham Woods Valley by an impressive viaduct.

  • I remember leaving a GCR trespass notice near one of the abutments of Horns Bridge viaduct as it was too common to bother with !

  • The two London Plane trees are located at the north side of the space, linked with the other tress planted on Holburn Viaduct.

  • The viaduct itself is a unique example of a warren truss supported on wrought iron trestles.

  • A Hornby Schools class loco crosses the viaduct over the canal.

  • There was quite a spectacular wooden viaduct constructed across the face of a near vertical waterslide, that I was n't able to photograph.

  • A " bridge " of far greater significance is the viaduct built to carry Isambard Kingdom Brunel 's Great Western Railroad across the town.

  • Features include a viaduct, a short branch to a quarry and a small village.

  • You will see a railroad viaduct which the road goes under.

  • A wooden railroad viaduct used to reach out to the wharf.

  • This village, which is situated under a disused viaduct, is a true gem.

  • It swings northeast, along the Almond valley, giving views of the magnificent canal viaduct ahead.

  • The building of Southwark station was governed by the Victorian main line railroad viaduct directly above.

  • Plimsoll viaduct journey sound quiet round here Relieving cramp how large the day is.

  • The concrete road bridge replaced the original four arch viaduct that crossed the cutting.

  • Train runs over raised brick viaduct over the Thames with great views of Windsor Castle.

  • A view from the south west, showing the profile of the rail viaduct which matches almost exactly the original bridge.

  • Ironically, the Kenyon Cutting, east of the Newton Viaduct, yielded 750,000 cubic yards of material.

  • Coronation Street is set in a fictional town (as most soaps are) and focuses on the lives and goings on of the families that reside in the Coronation street neighborhood which includes Viaduct, Victoria and Rosamund streets.

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