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Navvies laying drains and ballast near Finmere, Buckinghamshire

Navvies laying drains and ballast near Finmere, Buckinghamshire

L1585. Navvies 'laying drains and bottom ballasting' (S.W.A. Newton's notes) near Finmere, Buckinghamshire, circa 1897. Beyond is a girder underbridge, built by the Railway to carry a road over the new line. This section of the London Extension (Contract No.6 Brackley to Quainton Road) 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 - J 4/4
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 - Finmere, Buckinghamshire (O.S. Ref: 463000 230900)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council