ST5872 : Gaol Ferry Bridge

taken 12 years ago, near to Bristol, Great Britain

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Gaol Ferry Bridge
Gaol Ferry Bridge
Gaol Ferry Bridge was built in 1935, over the New Cut of the River Avon (work started on creating the diversion in 1804). The bridge replaced the Wapping Gaol Ferry which took passengers across the river for half a penny, 10,000 passengers a week. The bridge was built by David Rowell and Company.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 19 September, 2006   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 19 September, 2006
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 5844 7206 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:26.7596N 2:35.9643W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 5842 7202
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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