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Building stack I; brickwork started

Item Information

Title:
Building stack I; brickwork started
Description:
Image of furnace construction work at Commercial Point Station; view of brickwork and interior of industrial building.
Contributor:
Boston Gas Light Company
Date:
July 5, 1888
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Boston College
Collection (local):
Boston Gas Company
Subjects:
Furnaces
Design and construction
Gas companies
Industrial buildings
Masonry
Boston Gas Light Company
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonDorchester
Commercial Point (Boston, Mass.)
Dorchester (Boston, Mass.)
Extent:
1 online resource (1 image)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
This photograph from the Boston Gas Company Records is in the public domain. No copyright permissions are needed. Acknowledgement of the Boston Gas Company Records as a source for borrowed images is requested.
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Notes:
Forms part of the Boston Gas Company Records. Original photographic print (cyanotype ; image 15 x 20 cm., on sheet 20 x 34 cm.) found in Box 40, Folder 8. Original image not held by Boston College.
Written on sheet: "Shows main flue into chimney, and centre longitudinal tie-rod of stack, also the large tie-rods across the retort-house."
Identifier:
2345/9208
81488931740001021
99137906040201021