Printout from The Last Main Line:

Navvies laying piped drains near Loughborough

Navvies laying piped drains near Loughborough

L1842. Navvies 'laying drains at The Beeches, Loughborough' (S.W.A. Newton's notes). These men would have worked for Henry Lovatt of Wolverhampton, the contractor responsible for building this section of the Last Main Line (Contract No.2, Leake to Aylestone).
Publisher
ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1897
TypePhotographs - Black and white
Formatdimension.H - 118mm
dimension.W - 162mm
IdentifierNewton - O6/10b
SourceS. W. A. Newton Collection - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
LanguageEN
Relationcopy of - glass plate negative
part of - S. W. A. Newton Collection
CoverageLocation.Creation Site - Loughborough, Leicestershire (O.S. Ref: 454300 318600)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council