Cyclograph for setting out railway curves, British, 1849

Made:
1849 in Fleet Street
maker:
Troughton and Simms Limited

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Cyclograph designed by R. Price-Williams for setting out railway curves, by Troughton & Simms, London, England, 1849.

Details

Category:
Surveying
Object Number:
1948-236
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), felt, glass, leather, mahogany (wood) and paper (fibre product)
type:
cyclograph
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • scientific equipment
  • mathematical instrument
credit:
Institution of Civil Engineers