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Girder bridge over the London & North Western Railway at South Hampstead

Girder bridge over the London & North Western Railway at South Hampstead

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L2350. Looking south at the Great Central's plate girder bridge which spanned the London & North Western Railway at South Hampstead. The picture provides ample evidence of why this section of the London Extension (Contract No.7) - although the shortest by a considerable margin - was the most expensive to build, as the Line passed over countless bridges and through a succession of tunnels in its journey out of the capital.
Publisher
ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1898
TypePhotographs - Black and white
Formatdimension.H - 116mm
dimension.W - 162mm
IdentifierNewton - V 4/2
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 - South Hampstead, London (O.S. Ref: 526400 184000)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland
period - circa 1898
RightsLeicestershire County Council