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Contractor's site office at Ruddington

Contractor's site office at Ruddington

L1890. Somewhat unusual in appearance due to the prominent brick chimneys, this corrugated metal structure at Ruddington was built as a site office for Logan & Hemingway, the firm responsible for building Contract No.1 of the Last Main Line (Annesley to Leake). Note the sleepers of the contractor's temporary railway on the right of the photograph.
Publisher
ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1897
TypePhotographs - Black and white
Formatdimension.H - 118mm
dimension.W - 162mm
IdentifierNewton - P 6/13
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 - Ruddington, Nottinghamshire (O.S. Ref: 456600 333000)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council