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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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L1187
Brick arch bridge construction
Brick arch bridge construction
L1189
Quainton Road Station
Quainton Road Station
L1190
Aylesbury LNWR Station
Aylesbury LNWR Station
L1191
Aylesbury LNWR Station
Aylesbury LNWR Station
L1192
Brickworks near Finmere
Brickworks near Finmere
L1194
Making the bridge over Regents Canal
Making the bridge over Regents Canal
L1195
Temporary wooden bridge, London
Temporary wooden bridge, London
L1196
Steam crane in wood yard, London
Steam crane in wood yard, London
L1197
Signal box and railway yard, London
Signal box and railway yard, London
L1198
Tunnel entrance at Alexandra Road, London
Tunnel entrance at Alexandra Road, London
L1199
Construction of a three span girder bridge, London
Construction of a three span girder bridge, London
L1201
Water pump in Birstall cutting
Water pump in Birstall cutting
L1209
Blacksmiths shop in Mowmacre Hill, Leicester
Blacksmiths shop in Mowmacre Hill, Leicester
L1212
Talbot Lane Site Office
Talbot Lane Site Office
L1213
Two arch skew brick bridge
Two arch skew brick bridge
L1219
Three arch bridge near Whetstone, Leicester
Three arch bridge near Whetstone, Leicester