Printout from The Last Main Line:

Girder underbridge near Cosby, Leicestershire

Girder underbridge near Cosby, Leicestershire

L1602. Girder underbridge carrying the London Extension over a road near Cosby, Leicestershire, circa 1897. Note the iron lattice work parapet: a distinctive feature of the Last Main Line. The identity of the man standing on the bridge is unknown. This section of the Line (Contract No.2, Leake to Aylestone) was built by Henry Lovatt off Wolverhampton between 1894-1899.
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 5/13
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 - Cosby, Leicestershire (O.S. Ref: 455000 295600)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council