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Brick arch bridge, Swithland, Leicestershire

Brick arch bridge, Swithland, Leicestershire

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L1447. Brick arch underbridge at an embankment near Swithland, Leicestershire, circa 1897. This arch could have been constructed either to accommodate an existing road or path, or to provide a farmer with access to their land. Henry Lovatt of Wolverhampton was the contractor responsible for building this section of the Railway (Contract No. 2, Leake to Aylestone).
Publisher
ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1897
TypePhotographic prints - black and white
Photographs - 
Formatdimension.H - 118mm
dimension.W - 161mm
IdentifierNewton - G 6/4
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 - Swithland, Leicestershire (O.S. Ref: 456000 312000)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council