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Girder overbridge and contractor's railway, Northamptonshire

Girder overbridge and contractor's railway, Northamptonshire

L1471. Girder overbridge with brick parapet carrying the Preston Road, Byfield, Northamptonshire, circa 1897. The track bed for the contractor's temporary railway is typically undulating. This section of the London Extension (Contract No. 5, Woodford to Brackley) was constructed by Walter Scott & Co. of Newcastle upon Tyne.
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 - H 1/2
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 - Byfield, Northamptonshire (O.S. Ref: 454700 250900)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council