XClose

UCL Department of Science and Technology Studies

Home
Menu

Bourne's Drawings of the London and Birmingham Railway (1839)

John Cooke Bourne’s lithograph published among his Drawings of the London and Birmingham Railway (1839), which was later sold as hand coloured prints and much copied.

bourne_eastleaning.jpgbourne_station_closeup.jpg

Above. Close-ups of screen to the east of the arch; terminus seen through columns; rail shed seen between lodges. Further close-up of terminus front.
Below. Full view. Science and Society Image Library.

bourne_full.jpg

This view was widely copied, for example:
Roscoe, Thomas: example
Shepherd, Thomas: example
unidentified: example