West Abutment, Bridge #37, Ohio Extension: Norfolk & Western Railroad, Tug Fork District, W. Va.

Identifier:
039272
Collection Number:
A&M 3592
Title:
West Abutment, Bridge #37, Ohio Extension: Norfolk & Western Railroad, Tug Fork District, W. Va.
Date:
ca. 1893
Creator:
Thomas, Herbert S. Sr.
Description:
Unidentified workers stand among cut stones used in the construction of bridge abutments (such as one in the background). The poles in the photograph are part of the pulley used to place the stones.
Subjects:
Railroad engineering--West Virginia., Railroad bridges--West Virginia--Design and construction., Railroad construction workers--West Virginia., Railroads--Bridges and Tunnels.
Corporate Names:
Norfolk and Western Railway Company.
Geographic:
Tug Fork.
Acquisition Source:
O'Brien, John
Acquisition Method:
Acquired
Medium:
cyanotype
Projects:
West Virginia History OnView