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Constructing the girder bridge over Meadow Place, Nottingham

Constructing the girder bridge over Meadow Place, Nottingham

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L2470. An excellent picture taken at Meadow Place around 1897, captured during construction of the Great Central viaduct at Nottingham. In common with its neighbour's viaduct at Leicester, these imposing brick arches and girder sections transformed the urban landscape at a time when railway companies could cut an indelible mark across Britain's towns and cities.
Publisher
ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorpersonalname - Newton, S. W. A.
Datecreation - circa 1897
TypePhotographs - Black and white
Formatdimension.H - 116mm
dimension.W - 160mm
IdentifierNewton - Z 2/16
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 - Nottingham, Nottinghamshire (O.S. Ref: 457400 339300)
Location.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - circa 1897
RightsLeicestershire County Council