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Girder bridge taking a road over the Line at Finmere, Buckinghamshire

Girder bridge taking a road over the Line at Finmere, Buckinghamshire

L1589. Girder overbridge carrying the 'Banbury to Buckingham main road' over the London Extension at Finmere, Buckinghamshire (S.W.A. Newton's notes). The track in the foreground is part of the contractor's temporary railway, laid to bring men, materials and machinery to and from the construction site. This section of the Railway (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 4/8
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: 462200 233000)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council