Forth Bridge Railway Co. rivet from Forth Bridge

Made:
1888; 1984 in Forth
maker:
Forth Bridge Railway

Science Museum Group

Rivet, Forth Bridge Railway Co. Iron rivet with round head, mounted on wood base, from Forth Bridge, 1888 (removed 1984). Overall: 60 mm x 122 mm x 70 mm; rivet: 83 mm 41 mm.

Details

Category:
Railway Infrastructure
Object Number:
1988-7136
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), iron and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
rivet: 83 mm 41 mm,
type:
rivet
taxonomy:
  • components
  • components
  • fasteners
credit:
British Rail, Records Office