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Culvert in Barley Fields in Chetwode, Buckinghamshire

Culvert in Barley Fields in Chetwode, Buckinghamshire

L3435. This brick arch culvert with side supports still in place is situated in Chetwode, Buckinghamshire. It carries a brook under what appears to be a recently dug embankment, which was later to form part of the Great Central Railway's route from Brackley to Quainton Road. A contractor's railway is just visible to the bottom left of the photograph. Note also the group of half - asleep navvies taking a break - proof if further was needed of the physically exhaustive nature of their work!
PublisherLeicestershire County Council
Contributor
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Date
TypePhotographs - Black and White
Formatdimension.H - 160 mm
IdentifierNewton - 121/2
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 - Chetwode, Buckinghamshire (O.S. Ref: 463300 230300)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
point - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council