SJ9922 : Essex Bridge

taken 18 years ago, near to Great Haywood, Staffordshire, Great Britain

Essex Bridge
Essex Bridge
Seen from the south, spanning the River Trent. Originally there were 40 arches at least, although only 14 remain today - that still makes it the longest surviving packhorse bridge in Britain. Named after the Earls of Essex who required a short cut onto the heights of Cannock Chase. To day it takes the Staffordshire Way into the Shugborough Estate
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SJ9922, 308 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 29 September, 1999   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 23 April, 2006
Category
Bridge   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 995 224 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:47.9496N 2:0.5314W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 996 223
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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