NY9265 : Border Counties Railway Bridge (remains)

taken 8 years ago, near to Acomb, Northumberland, Great Britain

Border Counties Railway Bridge (remains)
Border Counties Railway Bridge (remains)
"The closure of the line had been heralded in August 1948 when severe flooding damaged the Border Counties Bridge over the Tyne at Hexham. The cost of restoration was judges to be too excessive ......... so a temporary patch-up was made to keep the lime open until the final day of reckoning in 1956."
Rural Branch Lines of Northumberland by C.R. Warn.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 13 January, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 15 January, 2010
Category
Railway bridge (remains of)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 923 653 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:58.9344N 2:7.2640W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 923 652
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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