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Girder bridge on the site of Quorn & Woodhouse Station, Leicestershire

Girder bridge on the site of Quorn & Woodhouse Station, Leicestershire

L1485. Girder overbridge (Bridge 342) on the site of Quorn & Woodhouse Station, Leicestershire, circa 1897. On the other side of this bridge was built the 'island platform' so typical of stations on the London Extension. Note that for contractor's rails, the tracks in the photograph are particularly well laid and maintained. This section of the Railway (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 - H 6/2
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 - Quorn, Leicestershire (O.S. Ref: 455000 315600)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council