SD5830 : Samlesbury Bridge

taken 7 years ago, near to Samlesbury, Lancashire, Great Britain

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Samlesbury Bridge
Samlesbury Bridge
This bridge carries the M6 over the River Ribble. It was opened in December 1958 as part of the first motorway in Britain. It was widened in 1995, and the bridge in the background was added. The latter bridge carries the Junction 31 southbound exit slip road and a local access road for the gravel pits on the north side of the river. See Archive LinkExternal link.
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Date Taken
Monday, 2 May, 2011   (more nearby)
Friday, 6 May, 2011
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Roads, Road transport 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 5813 3012 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:45.9441N 2:38.1995W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 5808 3014
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Motorway Bridge  River Ribble 

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