TL8211 : Last Of The Line

taken 13 years ago, near to Wickham Bishops, Essex, Great Britain

Last Of The Line
Last Of The Line
This is part of the only surviving wooden Railway Viaduct in England. It spans the River Blackwater ( see TL8211 : Blackwater Viaduct) and the mill stream shown here just outside Wickham Bishops. The Viaduct was built in 1846 during the 18 month long construction of the Witham to Maldon Railway. It carried traffic for 120 years before it was TQ9498 : Beechinged It was restored in 1995 and is now a scheduled Ancient Monument. Some detail of the construction may be seen at TL8211 : Viaduct Vision.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 15 April, 2006   (more nearby)
Monday, 17 April, 2006
Viaduct   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 8241 1178 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:46.4977N 0:38.5549E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 8239 1178
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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