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Microfilm of Industrial Revolution: a documentary history. Series 2. Papers of John Rennie, Thomas Telford and related figures. Part 1., [?1810-?1821.]

Identifier: Mf.Sec.MSS.1402

Scope and Contents

The contents are as follows: Correspondence, papers and drawings, 1811, 1814-1821, of John Rennie concerning Southwark Bridge (MS.19774);

Copies of letters, 1815-1819, written by John Rennie to Joshua Walker and Company of Rotherham, who supplied the iron for Southwark Bridge (MS.19775);

Correspondence, reports, and prints, 1810-1818, undated, of John Rennie concerning Waterloo Bridge (MS.19776);

Notebook, 1817, containing a detailed account, including many diagrams, of the construction of Waterloo Bridge, compiled by George Rennie (MS.19777).


  • Creation: [?1810-?1821.]

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1 Reels

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From the Series: Undetermined

Existence and Location of Originals


Repository Details

Part of the National Library of Scotland Archives and Manuscripts Division Repository

Archives and Manuscript Division
National Library of Scotland
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