TQ1480 : Lord Wharncliffe's Coat of Arms on the central pier of Wharncliffe Viaduct

taken 9 years ago, near to Southall, Ealing, Great Britain

Lord Wharncliffe's Coat of Arms on the central pier of Wharncliffe Viaduct
Lord Wharncliffe's Coat of Arms on the central pier of Wharncliffe Viaduct
The motto reads: 'Avito viret honore' He flourishes through the honour of his ancestors.

It is located on the central pier on the south side of the Wharncliffe Viaduct.

James Stuart Wortley Mackenzie, Lord Wharncliffe, who was chairman of the parliamentary committee that steered the passage of the Great Western Railway Bill through Parliament.

This viaduct was the first major structural design by Isambard Kingdom Brunel, the first building contract to be let on the GWR project, and the first major engineering work to be completed.
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Saturday, 7 February, 2009   (more nearby)
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Monday, 2 March, 2009
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Coat of Arms   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 14969 80391 [1m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.6456N 0:20.6814W
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 14975 80377
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