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Furnace Bridge

In the foreground a bridge or platform supported above the slag bank on wooden piles carries two coal pickers with sacks over their shoulders. Behind them can be seen grey coloured rough undulating ground steeply sloping from center of right hand side to bottom left corner. In the middle of the slope a bright orange flash and plume of brown smoke. On left large chimney with smoke plume and in dist…