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Events and images from 1897

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Key Events from 1897

From the railway archiveThe construction of the new London Extension through the centre of England prompts the Manchester, Sheffield & Lincolnshire Railway to change its name to the more appropriate, Great Central Railway.

There are 906 records from 1897

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L2836
Two women on a bench at Middle Claydon
Two women on a bench at Middle Claydon
L2837
Girder bridge near Calvert, Buckinghamshire
Girder bridge near Calvert, Buckinghamshire
L2838
Brick arch bridge and wagons near Shawell
Brick arch bridge and wagons near Shawell
L2839
Constructing a brick arch bridge near Shawell
Constructing a brick arch bridge near Shawell
L2840
Brick arch bridge and permanent way near Lutterworth
Brick arch bridge and permanent way near Lutterworth
L2841
Girder bridge construction south of Newton
Girder bridge construction south of Newton
L2842
Culvert over a brook near Shawell
Culvert over a brook near Shawell
L2843
Brick arch bridge and contractor's line near Newton
Brick arch bridge and contractor's line near Newton
L2844
Brick arch bridge north of Shawell
Brick arch bridge north of Shawell
L2845
Bridge construction near Shawell
Bridge construction near Shawell
L2846
Bridge construction near Shawell
Bridge construction near Shawell
L2847
Brick arch bridge near Shawell
Brick arch bridge near Shawell
L2848
Clifton upon Dunsmore church
Clifton upon Dunsmore church
L2849
Brick culvert near Shawell
Brick culvert near Shawell
L2851
Temporary bridge at Twyford
Temporary bridge at Twyford
L2852
Great Central bridge across the L.N.W.R. at Calvert
Great Central bridge across the L.N.W.R. at Calvert