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Contractor's tracks at Swithland, Leicestershire

Contractor's tracks at Swithland, Leicestershire

L1459. Contractor's railway on the Mountsorrel Branch of the London Extension near Swithland, Leicestershire, circa 1897. The branch line curves away to the right, off the Main Line embankment. Note the tipping wagons on the left of the photograph.
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 6/16
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: 456300 313300)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council