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Construction of joint line in Saunderton, Buckinghamshire.

Construction of joint line in Saunderton, Buckinghamshire.

L3354. This photograph was taken looking south from the top of Saunderton Tunnel in Buckinghamshire. A new track is being laid in the deep chalk cutting penetrating the Chilterns. Temporary contractor's lines are already in use, and a number of tipping wagons are positioned along the route. The course of the down line, leading northwards towards the tunnel, can be seen to the right of the photograph.
PublisherLeicestershire County Council
Contributor
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1903
TypePhotographs - Black and White
Formatdimension.H - 160 mm
dimension.W - 212 mm
IdentifierNewton - 113/7
SourceS. W. A. Newton Collection - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
LanguageEN
Relationcopy of - S. W. A. Newton Collection
derived from - glass plate negative
CoverageLocation.Creation Site - Saunderton, Buckinghamshire (O.S. Ref: 480200 201200)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1903
RightsLeicestershire County Council