ST5772 : Cumberland Basin and Plimsoll Bridge

taken 12 years ago, near to Clifton, Bristol, Great Britain

Cumberland Basin and Plimsoll Bridge
Cumberland Basin and Plimsoll Bridge
The Cumberland Basin was constructed as a solution to Bristol's large tidal range which caused problems for ships in Bristol Harbour. The scheme was produced by William Jessop and construction began in 1802. At the far end of the basin is the Plimsoll Swing bridge ST568723. Looking West.
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ST5772, 1410 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 22 March, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 25 March, 2006
Category
Harbour   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 570 723 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:26.8826N 2:37.2093W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 5708 7233
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