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Brick arch bridge and contractor's railway near Finmere, Buckinghamshire

Brick arch bridge and contractor's railway near Finmere, Buckinghamshire

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L1587. Brick arch overbridge carrying the Mixbury to Westbury Road over the London Extension near Finmere, Buckinghamshire, circa 1897. The contractor's temporary rails are typically poorly laid and maintained, and the cutting has yet to be dressed. Walter Scott & Co. of Newcastle upon Tyne was the contractor who built this section of the Railway (Contract No.6, Brackley to Quainton Road).
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 4/6
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: 461200 234600)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council