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Lampman at work on a carriage at Leicester Central Station

Lampman at work on a carriage at Leicester Central Station

L1596. Lampman working over the Guard's Compartment of a carriage at Leicester Central Station, circa 1900. Unlike many of the Great Central employees photographed by Newton, this railwayman's identity is sadly unknown.
qkwRailwayman
alt_title
themessocio-economic context
subjectPeople associated with transportation - railway employees
railway coaches - railway carriages
Railway Companies - Great Central Railway
railway employees - railwayman
railway facilities - railway stations
Publisher
ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1900
TypePhotographic prints - black and white
Photographs - 
Formatdimension.H - 118mm
dimension.W - 161mm
IdentifierNewton - J 5/7
SourceS. W. A. Newton Collection - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
LanguageEN
Relationpart of - S. W. A. Newton Collection
copy of - glass plate negative
CoverageLocation.Creation Site - Great Central Station, Leicester (O.S. Ref: 458100 304600)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1900
RightsLeicestershire County Council