Printout from The Last Main Line:

South portal of Catesby tunnel, Northamptonshire

South portal of Catesby tunnel, Northamptonshire

L2429. The newly laid permanent way of the Last Main Line heads into the south portal of Catesby tunnel. Note the stone plaque at the centre of the parapet which was installed to mark the completion of the tunnel in 1897.
Publisher
ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1899
TypePhotographs - Black and white
Formatdimension.H - 118mm
dimension.W - 162mm
IdentifierNewton - Y 2/11
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 - Catesby, Northamptonshire (O.S. Ref: 453300 257000)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1899
RightsLeicestershire County Council