REID Stephen (1873-1948)
Works on the ‘Derwent Aqueduct’ Oil on canvas. Signed, inscribed and dated, 1939, and 1946. During the construction of the earthen embankment of Ladybower Dam (1935-43) the aqueduct on the east side of Derwent Valley was diverted through a raised pipeline and the pipes near Ashopton and Ladybower Gorge were rerouted on new viaducts. 24x18 inches.