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Brick arch occupation underbridge near Helmdon, Northamptonshire.

Brick arch occupation underbridge near Helmdon, Northamptonshire.

L1112. A brick arch underbridge with curved wing walls located near Helmdon in Northamptonshire. This occupation bridge was built as part of Contract No. 5 (constructed by Walter Scott & Co. of Newcastle-upon-Tyne). The bridge traverses a high embankment, resulting in a tunnel effect. At the time of the photograph, the bridge was fully completed and railway construction workers can be seen working on the track above. Access to the bridge is via a single 6-bar farm gate and along a short track bordered on both sides by a large wooden fence.
PublisherLeicestershire County Council
Contributor
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1897
TypePhotographs - Black and White
Formatdimension.H - 118mm
dimension.W - 161mm
IdentifierNewton - A 1/3
SourceS. W. A. Newton Collection - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
LanguageEN
Relationpart of - S. W. A. Newton Collection
copy of - glass plate negative
CoverageLocation.Creation Site - Helmdon, Northamptonshire (O.S. Ref: 458300 243800)
period - circa 1897
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
RightsLeicestershire County Council