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Paddington Station in London is one of Britain's most splendid and historically significant railway termini as the home and headquarters of the Great Western Railway and as one of the masterpieces of its chief engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel (1806-59).Steven Brindle's comprehensive history the first full-length study of the station to be published first appeared in 2004. Around the same time in the course of research for the book the author discovered Brunel's earliest surviving cast-iron bridge which spanned the Regent's Canal just outside the station but had hitherto been unrecognised just in time to prevent its destruction for a major new road bridge and negotiate its salvage by dismantling.The second edition of the book richly illustrated from a wealth of historic sources and now published in a larger format has been updated to take account of a series of momentous recent developments at Paddington: the reprieve and restoration of the station's Edwardian 'fourth span'; the project to create a new entrance on its north side; and the impending redevelopment of its south side to serve as one of the principal stations on the new Crossrail route across London.The book concludes with a detailed account of the project to rebuild the Bishop's Road Bridge project and the author's discovery and salvage of Brunel's iron canal bridge: a rare instance when writing the history of a historic place directly influenced its future and led to the saving of a unique part of the past.Contents: 1. Brunel and the Great Western Railway2. The First London Terminus 1835-18503. Building the New Station 1850-18554. Maturity 1855-19475. The Station at Work 1855-19476. Decline Revival and the Future from 19487. The Architecture of the Station8. Related Buildings and StructuresAbout the Author Steven Brindle Steven Brindle MA Dphil FSA is an English Heritage historian and author of best-selling books on Brunel and on Paddington Station. He has written numerous guidebooks for English Heritage including the recently published 'Whitby Abbey'.Publish Date: June 2013

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The Town House in Medieval and Early Modern Bristol

"This study covering the period c.1000 to c.1800 is of the medieval and early modern houses of Bristol England’s second city in the later Middle Ages and again in the 18th century. Based partly on the survey..."


 
 

English Heritage Long Handled Dish Brush

"Make light work of the washing up with this traditional English Heritage wooden dish brush. It's ideal for washing your pots and pans and is made from natural Tampico bristles. Additional items in theEnglish Heritage..."


 
 

English Hertiage Cotton Mop

"Make light work of the cleaning with this traditional English Heritage 100% cotton mop with wooden handle. The mop head is made from highly absorbent, thick cotton strands which leave floors clean and dry. The versatile..."


 
 

English Heritage Peg Caddy

"Hang out the washing in style with this traditional English Heritage metal peg caddy. Ideal for the efficient storage of your pegs when they're not in use. Additional items in theEnglish Heritage rangeare also available..."


 
 

Guidebook: Roman Corbridge: Fort, Town and Museum

"Roman remains beside the river Tyne at Corbridge were identified in the 16th century as those of a town named Corstopitum in a list of Roman road routes a corruption of its true name: Coria. Coria or Corbridge began..."


 
 

English Heritage Housekeepers Box

"This traditional English Heritage housekeepers caddy is suitable for storing and transporting cleaning products all around your home. It has a removable caddy tray which has 2 separate compartments as well as an..."


 
 

English Heritage Long Handled Radiator Brush

"This traditional English Heritage radiator brush has been specifically designed to dust behind radiators and other hard to reach areas. The brush has long flexible twisted wire and a wooden handle to help keep your..."


 
 

The English Railway Station

"The railway station is one of England’s most distinctive and best-loved building-types. Yet over the past century the nation’s stations have often been overlooked or dismissed and have suffered accordingly...."


 
 

Integrated Pest Management for Collections

"Integrated pest management (IPM) is not a static approach but one that is constantly evolving. Mass international travel climate change and other factors contribute to the spread of new pests and the pests themselves..."


 
 

English Heritage Gift of Membership

"English Heritage membership makes a great gift for that special someone and is a gift that lasts all year. When your chosen recipient redeems their gift of membership voucher they will receive the full benefits..."


 
 

English Heritage Hand Shovel

"This traditional English Heritage large shovel pan is ideal for collecting coal and ashes. It comes with a wide collecting area and is finished with a wooden handle. Additional items in theEnglish Heritage rangeare..."


 
 

Guidebook: Wellington Arch, Marble Arch & Six Great War Memorials

"The Wellington Arch and the Marble Arch are two of London’s most striking landmarks and it would be easy to imagine that they have always stood in their current locations as grand but isolated monuments. Yet..."


 
 

English Heritage Wooden Clothes Pegs

"Drying your laundry is a breeze with these traditional English Heritage wooden clothes pegs. This 24 pack of traditional wooden dolly pegs are crafted from high quality wood for the best results. Additional items..."


 
 

English Heritage Wooden Nail Brush

"Keep your nails clean and tidy with this English Heritage wooden nail brush. It's double sided with short, stiff nylon bristles on one side for removing tough grime and long, flexible bristles on the other to remove..."


 
 

English Heritage Dustpan and Brush Set

"Make light work of the cleaning with this English Heritage dustpan and brush set. The hand brush is made from tough bristles which are ideal for both indoor and outdoor wet or dry sweeping. The traditional duck..."





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