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Constructing the viaduct over the Oxford Canal

Constructing the viaduct over the Oxford Canal

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L2279. This forest of timber scaffolding was erected during the construction of the Great Central viaduct that carried the Last Main Line across the Oxford Canal at Rugby. The structure was built by T. Oliver & Son as part of Contract No.4 (Rugby to Woodford).
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ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - 18970313
TypePhotographs - Black and white
Formatdimension.H - 115mm
dimension.W - 162mm
IdentifierNewton - T 1/4
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 - Rugby, Warwickshire (O.S. Ref: 451700 276300)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
point - 18970313
RightsLeicestershire County Council