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Wooden centring for viaduct construction, Buckinghamshire

Wooden centring for viaduct construction, Buckinghamshire

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L2311. This huge wooden bridge centring is thought to have been photographed near Denham during construction of the Great Western & Great Central Joint Line. Sitting beside this impressive timber frame are some of the enormous quantity of bricks that would be required to create the viaduct's arch. Pauling & Co. of Westminster was the firm contracted to build this section of the Joint Line (High Wycombe to Northolt).
Publisher
ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1903
TypePhotographs - Black and white
Formatdimension.H - 115mm
dimension.W - 162mm
IdentifierNewton - U 3/4
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 - Denham, Buckinghamshire (O.S. Ref: 504700 187600)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1903
RightsLeicestershire County Council