Photographs from the Tay Bridge enquiry
91 black-and-white photographs of the wrecked piers of the Tay Bridge, which collapsed because of high winds on 28 December 1879. Show destroyed piers and girders, wreckage of train and steam engine and other parts salvaged from the Tay. Commissioned by John Trayner on behalf of the Board of Trade.

More information is available from the Library's Digital Archive.
91 photos · 12,679 views