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Bridge 369 - Devonshire Road, Leicester

Bridge 369 - Devonshire Road, Leicester

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L2068. Bridge 369, like many other bridges on the London Extension, was a plate girder span with criss-crossed lattice parapets on either side. It was built to a height of 14' 5' above road level and crossed a gap of 39' 11'. However, the skewed nature of the bridge meant that the total length was 45' 5'. This photograph was taken looking west along Devonshire Road in May 1977. The bridge still appears to be in a sound and solid condition in this photograph, but today in 2003, the bridge and the southern embankment have been removed.
Publisher
ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Hartley, R. F.
Datecreation - 1977-05
TypePhotographs - Black and White
Formatdimension.H - 127mm
dimension.W - 177mm
IdentifierDE 1897/168
SourceRecord Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
LanguageEN
Relationpart of - DE 1897
copy of - Original Negative
CoverageLocation.Creation Site - Devonshire Road, Leicester (O.S. Ref: 458100 306100)
period - 1977-05
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
RightsHartley, R. F.