SO6904 : Purton Upper Bridge

near to Purton, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

Purton Upper Bridge
Purton Upper Bridge
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal. There is another swing bridge (Purton Lower Bridge)not far downstream of here. The Upper Bridge carries a minor road from Purton to fields which belonged belonging to the Berkeley family, who insisted the bridge was provided in spite of the close proximity to the Lower Bridge.
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Sunday, 21 August, 2005   (more nearby)
Sunday, 8 January, 2006
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OSGB36: geotagged! SO 692 042 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:44.1394N 2:26.8449W
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