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Construction of Whetstone Station, Leicestershire

Construction of Whetstone Station, Leicestershire

L1615. Looking north at the building of the 'foundations of Whetstone station', Leicestershire (S.W.A. Newton's notes). Note the line of contractor's temporary railway running up the steep gradient to the level of the new station. This section of the Railway (Contract No.3, Aylestone to Rugby) was built by Topham, Jones & Railton.
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 - K 1/3
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 - Whetstone, Leicestershire (O.S. Ref: 455500 297500)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council