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Constructing the Great Central's goods depot, Leicester

Constructing the Great Central's goods depot, Leicester

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L1597. Nearing completion, the Great Central's goods depot at Braunstone Gate, Leicester, circa 1897. When in use, this building would have provided temporary storage for a huge variety of freight, including coal, fish and grain. Henry Lovatt of Wolverhampton was the contractor who built this section of the Line (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 - J 5/8
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 - Braunstone Gate, Leicester (O.S. Ref: 458000 303800)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council