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Time occupied in constructing Queensferry cantilever from the date of first lift made to time of connecting end-posts was two yearts and nine months. Boats as seen in the plate were purposely fitted out for conveying material to the underside of the cantilever arms from whence large quantities were raised to position.
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Image courtesy of University of St Andrews Library.
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Image Courtesy of the University of St Andrews Library, ID photo-TG64-F7P45-pl33