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Construction of girder underbridge

Construction of girder underbridge

L1365. Construction of a girder underbridge spanning Slater Street, Leicester, circa 1897. The bridge was part of the long viaduct that carried much of the London Extension across the city. Henry Lovatt of Wolverhampton was the contractor responsible for building this section of the Railway (Contract No.2 Leake to Aylestone).
Publisher
ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1897
TypePhotographs - 
Photographic prints - black and white
Formatdimension.H - 118mm
dimension.W - 161mm
IdentifierNewton - E 6/5
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 - Slater Street, Leicester (O.S. Ref: 458300 305300)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council