SE0546 : Aqueduct in the woods

taken 9 years ago, near to Silsden, Bradford, Great Britain

Aqueduct in the woods
Aqueduct in the woods
An aqueduct in Swartha Woods built by Bradford Corporation Water Works in 1858 to carry water to Bradford from reservoirs on Barden Moor.

It is a Grade II listed structure and the listing says "Rock-faced stone and ashlar. 3 segmental-arches on tall piers with cavetto moulded imposts, margin-dressed rock-faced voussoirs aligned to the courses, punched-dressed intrados. Hollow-chamfered band and coping to ashlar parapet. Dressed abutments surmounted by cast-iron railings, the bars with spearhead finials."

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Date Taken
Saturday, 19 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Monday, 21 September, 2009
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 054 465 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:54.8773N 1:55.1566W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 055 465
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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