image © Trustees of the British Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0
image © Trustees of the British Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0

View taken from under the Hampstead Road Bridge

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Plate 2: View from the railway track, looking under bridges crossing the railway towards Euston Station; the top of a horse-drawn wagon and a few heads visible on the bridge crossing the railway track; a train approaching under the bridge on the left; a hot air balloon in the sky. 1837. Etching and aquatint with hand-colouring.
Additional Makers: Publisher - Ackermann; Print maker - Charles Hunt
Inscription: Lettered above image with "London and Birmingham Railroad / Plate 2", and below with title, followed by "Looking towards the station at Euston Square", and with production details: "T.T.Bury delt / C. Hunt sculpt / London, Published September 18th 1837 by Ackermann & Co, 96 Strand"
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Hampstead Road Bridge, London, England

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