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Constructing the viaduct over the Oxford Canal

Constructing the viaduct over the Oxford Canal

L3033. Still shrouded in timber scaffolding, this is one of the skewed brick piers that bore the Great Central's girder sections over the Oxford Canal at Rugby. Lying in the foreground are the boarded wooden bridge centrings that have been used to provide the shape of the arches.
Publisher
ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - S. W. A Newton
Datecreation - circa 1897
TypePhotographs - black and white
Formatdimension.H - 162mm
dimension.W - 216mm
IdentifierNewton - 34/2
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 - Rugby, Warwickshire (O.S. Ref: 451700 275300)
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council