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Farmhouse at Dunton Bassett

Farmhouse at Dunton Bassett

L2955. When he wasn't busy recording the construction of the Last Main Line, S. W. A. Newton regularly ventured into the nearby rural communities. Here, his compulsive hobby led him to capture a wealth of interesting subjects. This man was photographed leaning from the upstairs window of a farmhouse at Dunton Bassett, a Leicestershire village that lay a short distance to the west of the London Extension, and which was served by the Great Central station at Ashby Magna.
Publisher
ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - S. W. A Newton
Datecreation - circa 1897
TypePhotographs - black and white
Formatdimension.H - 162mm
dimension.W - 216mm
IdentifierNewton - 24/2
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.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
Location.Creation Site - Dunton Bassett, Leicestershire (O.S. Ref: 454700 288800)
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council