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Bridge 395 near Whetstone in Leicestershire

Bridge 395 near Whetstone in Leicestershire

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L2006. One of the most impressive features of the London Extension in Leicestershire was the 456 feet long Whetstone Viaduct, or Bridge 395 as it was technically referred to. The bridge was constructed of engineers blue bricks and was made up of thirteen arches - each one having a span of 30 feet. This photograph taken in March 1977 shows the west side of the bridge. Whetstone Viaduct is still standing in 2003.
Publisher
ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Hartley, R. F.
Datecreation - 1977-03
TypePhotographs - Black & White
Formatdimension.H - 127mm
dimension.W - 177mm
IdentifierDE 1897/106
SourceRecord Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
LanguageEN
Relationpart of - DE 1897
copy of - Original Negative
CoverageLocation.Creation Site - Whetstone, Leicestershire (O.S. Ref: 455800 298400)
period - 1977-03
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
RightsHartley, R. F.