No. 16 – Dhaka Picture

No. 16

Title: No. 16

Creator: Unknown

Date: February 29, 1912

Part Of: Hardinge Bridge Construction, India

Series: Album 4, Hardinge Bridge Construction, India

Place: Paksey, Bangladesh

Description: This photograph is from the third album in a set of eleven albums documenting the construction of Hardinge Bridge over the lower Ganges River at Sara, India (now Paksey, Bangladesh) on the Dhaka-Kolkata railway line. Sir Robert Gailes was the chief engineer for construction of the steel railroad bridge.

Physical Description: 1 photographic print; gelatin silver, part of 1 volume (75 gelatin silver prints); 11 x 16 cm on 30 x 41 cm mount

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