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Tunnel construction, St. Johns Wood, London

Tunnel construction, St. Johns Wood, London

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L1637. Construction of the three tunnels at St. Johns Wood Road, London, circa 1897. Note the steam crane to the left of the photograph: the wooden cab complete with a window is a particularly tidy and well built example of this contractor's modification. This section of the Line (Contract No.7, London) was constructed by J.T. Firbank of London Bridge.
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 - K 3/2
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.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
Location.Creation Site - St. Johns Wood, London (O.S. Ref: 527100 182800)
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council