Southall-Hanwell-Wharncliffe Viaduct, Southall, Greater London

Southall-Hanwell-Wharncliffe Viaduct, Southall, Greater London
Photograph taken 17 June 2000 © Mr Quiller Barrett LRPS. Source Historic England Archive ref: 201070

This railway viaduct was built in 1836-37 by Isambard Kingdom Brunel. It was the first major engineering work to be completed on the Great Western Railway. It was also the first railway viaduct to use hollow piers in its construction.

Location

Greater London Southall

Period

Victorian (1837 - 1901)

Tags

viaduct rail transport bridge brunel gwr architecture Victorian (1837 - 1901)