NY9464 : Hexham bridge, reflected

taken 8 years ago, near to Bridge End, Northumberland, Great Britain

Hexham bridge, reflected
Hexham bridge, reflected
The Tyne crossing at Hexham has had a chequered history. There may have been a bridge across the Tyne as early as the 13th century but there are no certain records and throughout many centuries, the crossing was by ferry. In the late 18th century, two bridges were swept away in quick succession by floods. Fortunately, this magnificent stone bridge, built in 1793, has survived rather longer.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 4 February, 2010   (more nearby)
Thursday, 4 February, 2010
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 940 646 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:58.5908N 2:5.6506W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 940 646
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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