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Old and new single lines running parallel in Saunderton, Buckinghamshire

Old and new single lines running parallel in Saunderton, Buckinghamshire

L3357. These single line tracks follow the same route through Saunderton in Buckinghamshire. However the one to the right lies in a fresh cutting, and is a more recent addition. The older track was presumably laid down and used by the Great Western Railway, whilst the newer provides an example of additional tracks constructed by the Great Central Railway after the collaborative agreement between the two companies.
Note how the old and new bridges for both of the lines have been built onto one another.
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 - 113/10
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: 480600 199600)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1903
RightsLeicestershire County Council