NY3954 : Currock railway footbridge (1) - the inside

taken 9 years ago, near to Cummersdale, Cumbria, Great Britain

Currock railway footbridge (1) - the inside
Currock railway footbridge (1) - the inside
This rusty metal bridge was built in 1929. It crosses the Cumbrian Coast railway line, between Currock and Denton Holme. It is seriously scary because you can't see if anybody else is on it as you approach, from either end. The sides are completely enclosed, and too high to see over the top. For other views of the bridge, see Geograph photos LinkExternal link and LinkExternal link .

Information update : This bridge was demolished in September 2016, after a much more user-friendly replacement was installed - see NY3954 : Newly completed Currock Bridge .
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Date Taken
Saturday, 21 February, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 10 March, 2009
Geographical Context
Railways  Paths 
Category
Footbridge   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 3996 5437 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:52.8278N 2:56.2392W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 3992 5438
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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