Bridge spanner and nut, London & North Western Railway

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LNWR Bridge spanner.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Bridge spanner, London & North Western Railway, large open-ended spanner for tightening bolts on Britannia Tubular Bridge, with nut. Nut: 85 mm x 160 mm; spanner: 1590 mm x 243 mm x 23 mm.


Railway Infrastructure
Object Number:
spanner: 1590 mm x 243 mm x 23 mm,
nut: 85 mm x 160 mm
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
British Rail, Records Office

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