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Construction of the Misbourne viaduct at Gerrards Cross

Construction of the Misbourne viaduct at Gerrards Cross

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L1881. This fascinating photograph was taken during the construction of the Misbourne viaduct at Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire. The structure was built by Pauling & Co. of Westminster as part of their contract to build the Northolt to High Wycombe section of the Great Western & Great Central Joint Line. To provide the shape of the arches, wooden centrings have been installed on the viaduct's brick piers.
Publisher
ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1903
TypePhotographs - Black and white
Formatdimension.H - 116mm
dimension.W - 162mm
IdentifierNewton - P 4/2
SourceS. W. A. Newton Collection - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
LanguageEN
Relationcopy of - glass plate negative
part of - S. W. A. Newton Collection
CoverageLocation.Creation Site - Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire (O.S. Ref: 501600 188000)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland
period - circa 1903
RightsLeicestershire County Council