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Railway line at Swithland, Leicestershire

Railway line at Swithland, Leicestershire

L1458. Railway line and spoil tips near Swithland, Leicestershire, circa 1897. Note the contractor's tipping wagons on the far right of the photograph. This section of the London Extension (Contract No. 2 - Leake to Aylestone) was built by Henry Lovatt of Wolverhampton.
Publisher
ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1897
TypePhotographic prints - black and white
Photographs - 
Formatdimension.H - 118mm
dimension.W - 161mm
IdentifierNewton - G 6/15
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 - Swithland, Leicestershire (O.S. Ref: 456000 313000)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council