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Girder bridge crossing the Midland Railway at Loughborough, Leicestershire.

Girder bridge crossing the Midland Railway at Loughborough, Leicestershire.

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L1496. Girder underbridge taking the Great Central's London Extension over the Midland Railway station at Loughborough, Leicestershire on 21st August 1899. Note the trucks moving along the bridge, some of the Line's earliest traffic following its opening five months before. Henry Lovatt of Wolverhampton was the contractor who built this section of the Railway (Contract No. 2, Leake to Aylestone).
Publisher
ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - 1899-08-21
TypePhotographic prints - black and white
Photographs - 
Formatdimension.H - 118mm
dimension.W - 161mm
IdentifierNewton - H 7/8
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 - Loughborough, Leicestershire (O.S. Ref: 454300 320500)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
point - 1899-08-21
RightsLeicestershire County Council