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Girder overbridge at the site of Rugby Central Station

Girder overbridge at the site of Rugby Central Station

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L2282. Looking south along a section of temporary contractor's railway towards the girder overbridge that carried Hilmorton Road across the site of Rugby Central Station, photographed on 13.3.1897. Steps leading down from the bridge provided access to the station platform. T. Oliver & Son was the firm contracted to build this section of the Last Main Line.
Publisher
ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - 18970313
TypePhotographs - Black and white
Formatdimension.H - 115mm
dimension.W - 162mm
IdentifierNewton - T 1/8
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: 451300 274700)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
point - 18970313
RightsLeicestershire County Council