SJ4154 : Farndon Bridge on the River Dee

taken 7 years ago, near to Farndon, Cheshire, Great Britain

Farndon Bridge on the River Dee
Farndon Bridge on the River Dee
Farndon Bridge was built in 1339 by Monks from St Werburgh's Abbey Chester. It originally had ten arches with a large gate tower on the fifth arch. In the 18th century the tower was demolished and at some time two of the arches on the Welsh side were lost. The bridge is a narrow structure built of red sandstone with eight arches, of which five are over the river. On the Farndon side is one flood arch and two flood arches are on the Holt side.

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SJ4154, 156 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 27 July, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 15 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Paths  Rivers, Streams, Drainage 
Bridge (from Tags)
Fardon Bridge 
Place (from Tags)
Farndon 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 4110 5446 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:5.0457N 2:52.8482W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 4107 5448
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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