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Navvies laying drains and ballast near Finmere, Buckinghamshire

Navvies laying drains and ballast near Finmere, Buckinghamshire

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L1585. Navvies 'laying drains and bottom ballasting' (S.W.A. Newton's notes) near Finmere, Buckinghamshire, circa 1897. Beyond is a girder underbridge, built by the Railway to carry a road over the new line. This section of the London Extension (Contract No.6 Brackley to Quainton Road) was constructed by Walter Scott & Co. of Newcastle upon Tyne.
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 - J 4/4
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 - Finmere, Buckinghamshire (O.S. Ref: 463000 230900)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council