The Crystal Palace and Park in 1853: What Has Been Done, what Will be Done : Addressed to Intending Exhibitors (Google eBook)
W.S. Orr and Company, 1852 - 36 pages
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Page 13 - Dulwich-wood, where it has a frontage towards the road of 3,000 feet. The fall from this point to the Brighton railway is 200 feet. It was at once felt that the only position for the new building was on the summit of this bill, and immediately adjoining the road.