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Swindon Works and Railway Village by Edward Snell. 1849

An early watercolour painting of New Swindon by Edward Snell. Snell was head draughtsman at Swindon Works, later becoming assistant to Works Manager, Archibold Sturrock in 1846.
The image is a view to the east of New Swindon and clearly shows the rows of cottages in the Railway Village. The Works buildings can be see opposite the Village and the Station at the top of the image

Media ID 8339690

Date: 21st September 2012

Image Size: 3732 x 2064 Pixels

Filesize is 0.93MB

Associated Categories: GWR Railway Village

Associated Categories: Artwork

Associated Categories: Maps, Plans & Views

Keywords: railway village, snell, swindon, swindon new town, swindon works